Category: Running and Races

Best Podcasts to Listen to While You Workout

Intrigued by podcasts, but you are not sure if you have time to devote to something new? Finding time to complete a workout is a challenge for busy parents and professionals and creating a workout routine is especially difficult when training for an event.  We all know that a…

Tips For Beginner Runners

Running for beginners sounds simple enough right? But there is a lot that can go into running to make running easier, more fun, and better for you. I am going to talk about how to start running and tips for beginner runners. Tips for Beginner Runners Remember that running is…

Tips for Moms to Sneak In Exercise During Their Busy Day

Getting exercise on a regular basis is an important part of life. Being a mom is far more than a full-time job though, so finding ways to exercise during a busy day are key. Having a physically active routine to do on a regular basis is a fabulous way…

10 Things You Never Thought You Would Do Until You Became A Runner

To be completely honest, before I was a runner I thought a lot of things runners did was crazy. Here I am now, with a blog titled “Half Crazy Mama” for that very reason. I’m sure some of us loved running all along, but a lot…

Brooks Launch 6 Running Shoe Review

Here is a full review, specs, and details about Brooks Launch 6 running shoe trainer. Brooks Launch 6 Details  The Launch 6 was released December 2018. It combines the speed of a racing flat with the cushion and durability of a trainer. Brooks always rolls out a bunch…

Tips For Hiking Alone

If you are planning on hiking solo it can be both exciting and nerve-wracking at the same time. There’s something about the freedom of heading hiking alone on the trails as a solo hiker that screams independent woman (like “Wild”, either the book or the…

How To Run A Marathon- Infographic

How does someone run a marathon? How do I run a marathon? Why do people run marathons? Do people ever die running a marathon? There are so many questions surrounding the actual running of a marathon that I thought I would share with you this infographic.  Making the decision…