Tagged with Costumes

Monday Morning

Monday Morning

In the world of running, if you’re getting ready for a race and following a specific training plan (or if you’re a responsible runner, even if you’re not necessarily doing either of those things) then you have cutback weeks. Weeks where the mileage goes down and you feel like you can catch your breath a … Continue reading

I Love the Nightlife

I Love the Nightlife

Lately, with a full time job and marathon training I don’t have as much time to dedicate to my costuming craft as I did last summer when I came up with the tightrope walker from the Haunted Mansion. Plus, without easy access to either my sewing machine or a Joann’s, it’s not as easy to … Continue reading

Sparkle While You Run

Leah over at SparkleSkirts has been releasing lots of new skirts, especially in honor of the Dumbo Double Dare in Disneyland. I imagine quite a bit of business comes from the Disney races, hence the debut of new skirts tends to coincide with those races. Disney people love to run in skirts, regardless of gender. … Continue reading

Marathon Planning Part 4: Wardrobe

Marathon Planning Part 4: Wardrobe

Running a race in regular clothing… It’s like just going for a regular training run. Where’s the fun in doing that? After being brutally rebuffed from the meet up, I did happen to pick up a 5k bib that I can use so over the weekend I had to dig up something to wear for … Continue reading

3 weeks and counting.

45 minutes til Shark Week on Discovery. Less than 3 weeks til Disneyland. Countdowns are in high gear at my home. I’m pretty excited for Disneyland. It’ll be my first trip to Southern California (shark week will kill my previous desire to take a surfing lesson) and naturally my first trip to Disneyland. Planning is … Continue reading