Health knowledge made personal

meg o

California 48187
A runner with a racing addiction!  I hope to run 1,000 miles in a year and help feed my other addictions of nut butters, froyo, greek yogurt, slurpees, and cupcakes.  Join me as I try to balance a healthy lifestyle while still having some indulgences!  
› Share page:

Posts

Sort by: Most recent | Name
I owed you at least one more post of rambling.... by meg o Posted in: Blog Posts in Running For quite some time (almost a year), I let this blog sit without words. I felt like I had nothing more to write. Then, suddenly, suddenly,  the right words came to me. For s ... Read on »
Mizuno Wave Rider 17 review by meg o Posted in: Blog Posts in Running The following post is sponsored by FitFluential LLC on behalf of Mizuno. If you've been following me for any amount of time, you know I am a  Mizuno  convert. I've re ... Read on »
Saving money in college by meg o Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Hi there! Today's post may not apply to a lot of you, but it's definitely worth a read if you're in college, thinking of going back, or know someone who is in school. I'l ... Read on »
Kona Chocolate Run recap and review by meg o Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Hi there, happy monday! I have a late start at work today, so you're getting a morning post today. Yesterday I ran the inaugural Kona Chocolate Run as my last race of the ye ... Read on »
saturday snippets by meg o Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Hi there! Hope your saturday is going well.  I'm well overdue for a real post, so since I"m running  Kona chocolate run  tomorrow, I figured I'd do a more real post today be ... Read on »
wicked halloween run 10k recap by meg o Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Hello! long time, no chat. I promise I'll write a post that isn't just a race recap soon.  Just not today. I ran the wicked halloween run on sunday for the third year in a r ... Read on »
Detroit Women's Half race recap and review by meg o Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Hi there! I ran half marathon number 8 last Sunday. It was my slowest half ever (2:14) and I'm totally okay with it. I wanted this to be a 'fun run', so I purposely set out ... Read on »
things i've been doing besides running by meg o Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Hi there! Hope you're having a good weekend! We just got home from the Lions game (my first one) a little bit ago and we're coming down from a post-game high. Even though I' ... Read on »
looking to the future... by meg o Posted in: Blog Posts in Running When I first started my blog, I used it as a source of motivation and accountability. And truthfully, as a way to validate myself. I struggled with where I was in life. I wa ... Read on »
Vega Sport sugar-free energizer review by meg o Posted in: Blog Posts in Running If you've been reading this blog for more than a day, you know I'm a coffee addict. However, the one time I'm not? Before a workout. It just doesn't jive with my stomach, ev ... Read on »
races, places, rambling, and A WINNER! by meg o Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Hi! Hope your week is going well. It was a hot, hot, hot one today followed by a thunderstorm. However, the storm cooled it a bit and Ryan and I took the chance post-rain to ... Read on »
Mizuno Wave Sayonara Review by meg o Posted in: Blog Posts in Running The following post is sponsored by FitFluential LLC on behalf of Mizuno. When I saw a campaign through Fitfluential for a new shoe Mizuno was releasing, I was ... Read on »
running in sparkles is the best. (LilyBomb Athletic wear review & GIVEAWAY!) by meg o Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Happy 4th of July weekend! Hope you guys are all having a wonderful weekend and get at least some free time to do fun stuff. You know what's fun? SPARKLES!! Okay, clearly I' ... Read on »
summer, summer, summertime & a race recap by meg o Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Did you all start singing Will Smith and DJ Jazzy Jeff when you read that? You're welcome ;) It's officially summer and also summer break! I'm taking a much needed break fro ... Read on »
Kona Run race recap & review by meg o Posted in: Blog Posts in Running This post is a week late, sorry! School is crazy busy as there's only a week and a half left. And, I was slightly upset with myself and needed the time to write a real post, ... Read on »
on the possibility...of anything by meg o Posted in: Blog Posts in Running A few years ago, I had a lofty goal: complete a 10k. I could just finish a 5k, so doubling that seemed daunting. Yet, I wanted to do it. I "trained" hard. When I crossed tha ... Read on »
Life, in balance by meg o Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Hi there! I had so many intentions of blogging recently and it kind of fell to the wayside, so I decided it was finally time to do a post again. Life has been pretty crazy r ... Read on »
Inaugural Detroit Women's half (or one big, fun race) by meg o Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Hello! I'm alive! I survived last semester. I took my last final last night and I was happy to say "adios" to chem equations. Anyway, now I finally have some time to post..a ... Read on »
Rock CF half marathon race report and review by meg o Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Hello! Today I completed half marathon #7. No PR, but I'm totally okay with that! The race took place in Grosse Ile, which is about 45ish minutes from the area we live. ... Read on »
Shamrock n roll race recap and review by meg o Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Hi! Happy St. Patty's Day to you! Hope you're having a great day, whether you're celebrating or not. Today was the Shamrock n roll run in Plymouth and I did the 10k. It ... Read on »