Category: Running and Races

10 Reasons Why You Should Start Running

I wasn’t always a runner. A matter of fact, I use to hate running. I played soccer and field hockey growing up and running was the punishment. You know, liners, “hit the bells”, sprint drills, starting proctor with a 1.5 mile run. I hated all…

The Basics of Starting a Running Routine

Starting a running routine is a fantastic way to improve your cardiovascular fitness, boost overall health, and enjoy the mental and physical benefits of running. Here are the basics to help you get started: Consult with a Healthcare Professional: Before starting any new exercise routine, especially if you have pre…

Running and Mental Health- Here are the Benefits and Ways to Implement

Running can have numerous positive effects on mental health. It is why I have been consistently running for years. I suffer from horrible anxiety and can be prone to stress induced depression. I have found running to work better for me and my mental health than any other option. I…

OC Marathon Running Festival Details and Discount Code

The OC Marathon Running Festival is May 4-5, 2024 and features a full marathon, half marathon, 5k and kids race. I ran the OC Half Marathon a few years back and it is such a beautiful course. You get some ocean views and SoCal weather. The Souther California crowds…

Gifts for People Who Love Running: The Ultimate Gift Guide


Are you searching for the perfect gift for a running enthusiast mom in your life? Look no further!

In this gift guide, we’ve handpicked a selection of fantastic products from Amazon that are sure to delight any mom who loves to hit the pavement. Whether she’s a seasoned marathon runner or just enjoys a casual jog, these gift ideas are both practical and thoughtful.

Let’s dive in and find the perfect present that will make her running experience even more enjoyable!

100 Encouraging Quotes for Runners and Ways to Support the Runner in Your Life

Running is not just a physical activity; it’s a journey of self-discovery, perseverance, and pushing beyond limits. Whether you’re a passionate runner or have a loved one who laces up their shoes and hits the pavement, supporting them on their running journey can make all…

Running While on Vacation or Traveling: Stay Fit and Explore!

Are you someone who loves to maintain an active lifestyle even while on vacation or traveling? Running can be a fantastic way to explore new surroundings, keep up with your fitness goals, and soak in the sights and sounds of your destination. Learn some useful tips and answers to commonly asked questions about running while on vacation or traveling, helping you make the most of your fitness routine while on the go.