Posted in October 2013

Superhero 1/2

Superhero 1/2

So one of my favorite halves is open for registration again! The May 18, 2014 Superhero 1/2 Marathon (my first ever half) in Morristown, NJ is open for registration. Until tomorrow, November 1, registration is $45 then goes up to $50. It’s a great race, you pick your superhero, and you can potentially turn it … Continue reading

runDisney on the road

runDisney on the road

Lately my head has been in the sand a little bit, it was 26.2 Days of Marine Corps Marathon and I had tunnel vision. But I’ve looked around and learned that the new thing runDisney is doing are meet-ups on the road in different cities, starting with Atlanta. Um, okay? First, note to Disney: you … Continue reading

Wine and Dine Time!

Wine and Dine Time!

Once the agonizing pain of the marathon passed, I was all set to start thinking about Wine & Dine. So, basically Monday morning I had the suitcase out and I was ready to pack. Yup. I can almost go down stairs like a normal human being again! Take that, co-workers. There was a certain satisfaction … Continue reading

The 2013 Marine Corps Marathon

The 2013 Marine Corps Marathon

It’s a little bit like Christmas is over and now I don’t know what to do with myself. Oh wait, I know what I’m doing with myself, getting ready for Dopey in two months! Ahahaha. How silly of me. The Marine Corps Marathon was, hands down, amazing. I loved the race, I loved the crowds. … Continue reading

News Flash: MCM Expo

I went over to the expo to pick up my number today after work. I ended up getting out on time, which rarely happens, so I decided to brave the long lines of a just opened expo and get it over with. Guess who had no lines? Guess who got to walk around the expo … Continue reading

Pearls of Wisdom on Running (from my mom)

Pearls of Wisdom on Running (from my mom)

Disclaimer: I actually do love my mom I just can’t take her out in public too often… This weekend’s pearl of wisdom from my mother on running went something like this… Picture it: I turn down my parents’ street to finish off my 8 mile run. The house windows may or may not be open … Continue reading

Meet Up Time Already?

Something appetizing is coming your way… Can you guess what? #WineDineHalf #runDisney pic.twitter.com/9uNJKrZd1t — runDisney (@runDisney) October 22, 2013 Oh crap, I was so busy caring about the Marine Corps Marathon I completely forgot about the Wine and Dine and its meet up. Oops. It opened today and closed about 10 seconds later. I tried … Continue reading

Out for a run…

Out for a run…

Those marines really are prepared well in advance! @Marine_Marathon I spy with my little eye… pic.twitter.com/JwY652kvah — Nicole (@paradeinpink) October 22, 2013

Thanks, Canada!

Thanks, Canada!

The Marine Corps Marathon runners would like to take this moment to thank the sponsor of this cooler than normal temperature: Canada. Local weather stations are saying temperatures could be as low as the high 30s for the start of the race. Canada: where “low 30s” is actually still pretty warm so stop bitching! This … Continue reading