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Inspiration for Mom

Give mom the gift of inspiration – not to mention training and nutrition tips – with the new book Kara Goucher’s Running for Women: From First Steps to Marathons. Professional runner Kara Goucher shares details form her own journey through motherhood and training and racing at an elite level, yet her book speaks equally to […]

Get Your Groove On – Or Carry it With You

Lug your training gear to and fro in throwback 70’s style with Lululemon’s Retro Groove Bag. The hip carryall holds up to 50 pounds and includes an interior zippered pouch for dirty sweaty duds. The bag is perfect for everyday jaunts to the gym, or pack it up for a casual-chic weekend getaway.  

SkoobaWrap It Up

The SkoobaWrap from Skooba Design is a simple yet brilliant protective pouch for fragile gear. The padded squares, available in three sizes (12, 16 or 22 inch), wrap securely around iPods, iPads, smart phones, digital cameras, small laptops – or race finisher medals and commemorative jewelry. The interior side is scratch-free nylon, while the exterior […]

Sweet Dreams with SHEEX

Anyone who struggles with insomnia knows the debilitating challenge of sleep deprivation. Simply put, lack of proper sleep wreaks havoc with both mental and physical functioning. I know this firsthand, having been awakened by an overactive mind at 4:00am and now double-checking to be sure I’m typing cohesive sentences! That’s why I believe the women […]

Inspiration to Endure

The little gem of an online jewelry shop Endure recently caught my eye, and I feel compelled to share their products with you! Endure makes jewelry for runners, though many of their messages carry over to all aspects of life. My personal favorite is this subtly styled tarnish-resistant sterling silver ring with a tiny diamond […]

Run & Shop ‘Til You Drop!

The energetic and slightly eccentric running gals of Run Like a Mother book fame, Dimity McDowell and Sarah Bowen Shea, are at it again. This time, they’ve launched a store (added to their recently renamed website where you can purchase tees and accessories to spice up your sporty life. The baby-soft cotton or technical […]

Tarma Designs

Another fun find in running-themed jewelry! Tarma Designs creates hand-crafted, earth-friendly jewelry that speaks straight o a women’s love of outdoor adventure. Not only are runners given a shout-out, but the Tarma Active line includes jewelry which celebrates climbing, hiking, kayaking, mountain biking, cycling, yoga, surfing, snow boarding, and skiing.   One of my favorite […]

Bottoms Up!

If you’re looking for some derriere-flattering yet fully comfy-cozy casual pants – a cross between yoga duds and your favorite Friday night jeans – look no further than SkirtSports’ Apres Workout 10:05 Collection bootylicious bottoms. Yes, these pants really are all that.   SkirtSports knows a thing or two about fitting the female form – […]

Simple Style, Spunky Message

I have a bit of an obsession with sweetly-styled running themed t-shirts. My most recent discovery, Remanents, offers run-related messages on both simple white tees and contemporary greeting cards. The clean designs are offset by the clever messages, including two of my favorites, Distance Makes the Heart Grow Stronger and There is a Time and […]

Gracie’s Gear Cami

I’m a fan of this cute and clever cami top from North Carolina-based Gracie’s Gear. Not only do I love the vibrant blue and white color combo and the svelte racer-back styling, the top provides a practical and easy-access solution for on-the-run storage. The zipper pocket in the front of the bra top has three […]