Made it Monday: Banana Nut Muffins

What makes the best breakfast-on-the-go, midday snack and sometimes even dessert? Banana nut muffins! Yep, these things are amazing and addictive and good just about any time of the day and in our case when it’s in-season, they’re a must-have, because they can soothe the hunger before it becomes the hangry. More importantly, they are super easy […]

Woah, 4 weeks to my first 2015 Oly!

So I’m out of shape. I’m not just out of Ironman shape, I’m out of all swim, bike, run shape…and I have exactly 4-weeks to get myself back in shape or risk having my first Oly of 2015 kick my butt more than my 1st 140.6 did! My other half is in perfect shape. He’s […]

Guest Post: Running the Curaçao Marathon

Back in July my friend at Sand & Stilettos posted about the first Curaçao Marathon. I immediately started planning my runcation and posting on twitter to try to find other runners interested in heading down to Curaçao. Anyone interested in #running a half or full #marathon in November in #Curacao? http://t.co/KgCWy6Z0hx is brainstorming a #runcation! — Gabi Torres […]

Outerbanks, NC: Half Marathon, Beautiful Beaches, Fishing and More

If you’ve never been to North Carolina’s Outerbanks, you are missing out. While I’m loving my little staycation (I finished 2 of my DIY craft projects and I’m making cheese!), I kind of wish I was at the beach right now! Not only was the OBX Marathon & Half Marathon today, but Pablo is also […]

Thank you Team In Training Marine Corps Marathon Sponsors!

The Marine Corps Marathon is tomorrow and I will be running with Team in Training’s National Capitol Area Chapter. While I am super excited about the race, I am nursing a recovering hamstring strain, so I am not sure how well things will go. I probably should have sat this one out, but it’s MARINE CORPS and […]