Redlands Half Marathon Recap and Ben’s 5K


I woke up bright and early this morning for the Run Through Redlands Half Marathon. It’s about one hour north east of me and I hadn’t pre-registered so I was a little nervous about getting there on time. Luckily, there was no traffic and a smooth ride. But, I have a big surprise for you… Last minute Ben decided to do the 5K! He’s been training for his first 5K, but has been … [Read more...]

Getting Ready for your Race


Hello! I am running a half marathon this morning (if I actually find it since I always get lost and have never been there)! I’m just doing this race for fun because I just decided to do it this week.  Hopefully, I’ll find a friend to run with Here’s a list of pre-race Dos and Don’ts that I’ve learned from some of my recent races… Do: Eat the same thing before the race … [Read more...]

Killer Cake in a Mug Recipe

mug cake

I can’t even call this an Everything-But-The-Kitchen-Sink Salad because I’m pretty sure that ended up in here somewhere under the lettuce too! I picked up some brown rice sushi from Trader Joes because I was shopping hungry and decided that would make a good salad topping. Well, that or I was too lazy to dirty another plate? You decide. Recently I was thinking about how I … [Read more...]