London Calling…

My first truly international trip Although I have technically traveled internationally before, I don’t really consider the British Virgin Islands an international experience. It was a day trip from the USVI. But I’m about to embark on an epic adventure to a city that has been on my bucket list since I was a teenager.Continue reading “London Calling…”

Do You Remember the Pace Picante Sauce Commercial?

I met the man who delivered the famous “New York City?” line! How in the world did this happen, you ask? My husband and I were out enjoying a beer at Origin Beer Lab, a local craft brewery in a sleepy little town called Ashland, which boasts its train town status and claims to beContinue reading “Do You Remember the Pace Picante Sauce Commercial?”

Tips for a Great Runcation

How to prepare for your out-of-town race Are you traveling for a race soon? Runcations, as we call them, can be super fun. But preparing for the big adventure can be stressful! I’m going to share a few things that I’ve learned over my years of running and traveling for races that have helped me!Continue reading “Tips for a Great Runcation”

Am I Ready to Satisfy a Bit of Wanderlust?

Part one in my journey to the RRCA Convention 2023 I’m getting ready to fly for the first time in years.  I’m the type of person who wants to travel but gets overly anxious about it. Typically, the trip to my destination is nerve-wracking but the trip back seems easier.  One of the last timesContinue reading “Am I Ready to Satisfy a Bit of Wanderlust?”

Ten Things I Loved about Thanksgiving Week

This holiday has always been special for my family. My husband’s family has been taking this particular week for vacation on the Outer Banks of North Carolina for almost 40 years. My husband even proposed to me on Thanksgiving eve 24 years ago. This year, however, the tradition was almost broken. First, we weren’t goingContinue reading “Ten Things I Loved about Thanksgiving Week”