Category Archives: Motivation

January 2018 Goals

Earlier this week I shared my goals for 2018.  Just like I have in the past, I’ll continue to set monthly goals to help keep me focused and on track towards meeting my bigger goals for the year.  I find … Continue reading

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Goals for 2018

Happy New Year everybody!  A new year of course means a fresh start, and time to set new goals.  As I reflected back on 2017, I realized that I want to challenge myself even more in 2018.  But I don’t … Continue reading

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2017 Goals Reflection

Where has 2017 gone?!?  It feels like just yesterday that I wrote out my 2017 goals, and it feels like its way too soon to be looking back and reflecting on them.  But with only five days left in the … Continue reading

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My Current Motivations (and Celebrating the Mizuno Wave Rider’s 21st Birthday!)

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Mizuno.  The opinions and text are all mine. December is often a difficult time of the year for keeping up with fitness.  Most people see their calendars more filled … Continue reading

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December 2017 Goals

To say that November was a difficult and challenging month for me is an understatement.  My lack of consistent blogging should be one of the first giveaways about how hard of a month it was.  Early in the month I … Continue reading

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Keeping Up with Your Fitness During the Holidays

Believe it or not, the holiday season is upon us.  I’ll be kicking off the holiday season tomorrow by hosting almost 20 people at our house for Friendsgiving.  Then Thanksgiving is next week.  And then before I know it Christmas … Continue reading

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November 2017 Goals

I’ll be honest, I completely forgot about most of my October goals about halfway through the month.  As I sat down last night to write this post, and pulled up my October goals, I could barely remember writing them.  That … Continue reading

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2017 Goals – 3rd Quarter Check In

Hard to believe, but we’re already three quarters of the way through 2017.  This year is just flying by!  With another quarter down, its time to check in on my yearly goals. 1.  Log 1,000 miles. Progress Report: A My … Continue reading

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October 2017 Goals

I have always had a love/hate relationship with the month of September.  Its always an exciting month as the new school year gets underway and my family transitions back into a “normal” routine.  However, with summer being my favorite season … Continue reading

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September 2017 Goals

This past month was quite the roller coaster, filled with lots of highs and some frustrating times as well.  Some of the highs included setting a new personal distance record (when I completed a 16 mile training run at the … Continue reading

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