Race Recap: Habitat for Humanity’s Race to Build

Race Recap: Habitat for Humanity’s Race to Build

Date: Sunday, June 14, 2015 Race: Habitat for Humanity’s Race to Build Where: Leander, TX Distance: 5K Trail Race#: 34 As my alarm went off I could hear the rain falling heavily against the window. I burrowed myself further into the covers and debated whether to get up and race. My Fave walked in and asked, “Sarah, … Continue reading

It’s Race Weekend!

It’s Race Weekend!

I love race weekends. Now that the weekend is FINALLY here, I am looking forward to Sunday’s race. I will be running the Habitat for Humanity’s Race to Build 5K Trail Race. I haven’t raced since August of last year and I’m excited to finally get back to the racing scene.  I can’t believe that … Continue reading

Greetings from Texas!

Greetings from Texas!

Wow! It’s been awhile hasn’t it?! It feels good to be back here again. I wanted to say hello and update you all where I’ve been and what I’ve been doing. Moved: In February, I said good-bye to California and moved to Austin, Texas with my Fave. I was born and raised in the San Francisco … Continue reading

Rerun – My year of running: 2014

Rerun – My year of running: 2014

2014 – What a year! It was filled with great running moments, disappointing setbacks and also valuable lessons learned. Here’s what my year in running looked like: HIGHLIGHTS: Started a running blog – In January, I started this blog: Run Now, Pancakes Later. This blog has provided me an outlet where I can share my experiences in running; the … Continue reading

Race to 35 Redux & Dealing with an Injury

Race to 35 Redux & Dealing with an Injury

October was supposed to be THE month. It was my BIRTHDAY month! The month where my Race to 35 journey would end. Remember? My FIRST half-marathon for my 35th race and for my 35th birthday? Yeah…well. “So, what had happened was…” My running game was off and I wanted to salvage my training. Since I knew … Continue reading

Two is better than zero.

Two is better than zero.

Last Saturday morning after tearing ourselves away from watching ESPN’s College Football Gameday,  my Fave and I got up for a run. I was looking forward to it but also nervous. How was my body going to react? It had been so long since I had gone for a run. I decided to start slow … Continue reading

Road bumps.

Road bumps.

I wish I was writing to tell you that I’ve been keeping up with my half-marathon training, that I’ve been exercising consistently, that I’ve been eating healthy, that I’m still saying no to sweets and that I’m excited to run my October half-marathon in a few short weeks. But I’m not. Things have changed A … Continue reading

Race Recap: Brazen Racing’s Bear Creek

Race Recap: Brazen Racing’s Bear Creek

Date: Saturday, August 16, 2014 Race: Brazen Racing’s Bear Creek, Martinez, CA Distance: 10K Trail Race: #33 Last Saturday, I ran Brazen Racing’s Bear Creek 10K Trail Race. One word to describe this race? TOUGH! This was my third trail race and probably by far the toughest! The race was located in Briones Regional Park in … Continue reading