Target C9 by Champion Boot Camp and Fashion Event in SF


Disclosure: This post was sponsored by Target through their partnership with POPSUGAR. While I was compensated by POPSUGAR to write a post about Target, all opinions are my own. I love fitness and I love things that are free!  I have shared with you my love of Target C9 by Champion, and I love how they mix fitness with fashion.  Although you won’t find free fitness gear at Target, you will find quality workout clothes at a price that fits your budget. I really like the message that Target C9 by Champion is sharing by stating that you can LOOK Continue Reading

Friday Five Favorites

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There are so many great reads across the web and I wanted to share with you a few (5) of my favorite reads from this week.  To stay true to my blog, running for faith, family, fitness, food and fun… I am sharing with you a link in each category!  Feel free to check them out, learn something new, be inspired and enjoy! Faith Another great post from A Holy Experience.  At the end of another hard week, how to find the approval your heart was made for … was just the post I needed to read at the end of my hard week.  This is a great reminder Continue Reading

Friday Favorites

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There are so many amazing resources, articles and blogs across the web.  I want to share with you a few things that I have found and enjoyed this week.  These favorites range from topics on faith, family, fitness, food and always fun! Faith The 5 Mom Prayers You Need by Lysa Terkeurst I Want to Leave a Legacy from Running Rachel Family Helpful Tips to Teach Your Child to Read from The Marathon Mom Fitness Do you suffer from Running Envy from Fitness Cheerleader How to Stick with Your Workouts: Tips from Consistent Continue Reading

Fitness Fun at the Park


I will be honest, I mainly prefer working out solo.  I can go at my own pace and get in my workout zone (whether it is running or strength).  Yet, sometimes I enjoy shaking things up a bit and making my workouts more social.  Finding and making fitness fun at the park with a friend… and my three monkeys (because they are always with me). I met my good friend, Yvonne, at a downtown Sacramento park yesterday morning.  The boys and I had never been to McKinley Park and were excited to take a break from their lessons to go explore and play.  Continue Reading

5 Tips for Running While Children Ride Bikes


We are an active family and love spending time outdoors.  If the weather is beautiful outside, I would much rather hit the trails WITH my boys than run the treadmill.  Sometimes we have to make sacrifices and decisions based on life circumstances… I choose running with my boys. As the boys get older, the dynamics of our running together has changed.  I used to push a single jogger, then a double jogger, then a double jogger with a little bike rider.  Up until recently it was two big boys riding while I would push the youngest in the Continue Reading

Seen on my Run


I love running.  I prefer running outdoors compared to indoors.  I prefer to run alone compared to running with three wild children and one old dog.  I prefer to have a specific workout plan and stick to it compared to the inconsistent running I get when my children are with me.  Sometimes we don’t always get what we want.  This always leads to an adventure of epic proportions when Mommy wants to run outside… and her only choice is to run WITH KIDS in order for that to happen.  Mommy wanted to run 3 Continue Reading