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Avengers Super Heroes Half Marathon Weekend 2015

Running, Travel By December 21, 2015 Tags: , , , , , , , , , , No Comments

As usual, we had a couple of days to enjoy the park (sore legs and all). And for something completely different my sister, Laura, her husband, Mel, and their daughter joined us for a day. This gave me the chance to finally make an appointment at the Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique and participate in a princess transformation. Because, “ma’am, this is really only for kids” can be told to me so many times before they threaten to kick me out of the park. Jerks.

My niece LOVED being transformed into a princess and thoroughly enjoyed meeting as many pixies, princesses, mice, and any other type of Disney character she could get in line to hug and interview.

The Pixie Dust Challenge 2015

Running, Travel By June 8, 2015 Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , No Comments

Disney has started incorporating challenges into their runDisney events because running isn’t crazy enough. For instance, The Goofy Challenge, is a half marathon on Saturday and a marathon on Sunday. And if you think that sounds too easy then there’s The Dopey Challenge which is a 5k on Thursday, 10k on Friday, half marathon on Saturday, and marathon on Sunday.

You see? There ARE crazier people than me!

The Pixie Dust Challenge will sound essentially normal in comparison; it involves running a 10k on Saturday and a half marathon on Sunday, which is nothing new for me. Knowing what it entailed should have made me wiser. It didn’t. This time Chad joined in on the challenge. Because I’m wearing him down, obviously.

Avengers Super Heroes Half Marathon 2014

Happiness, Running, Travel By December 1, 2014 Tags: , , , , , , , , , No Comments

When I first signed up for the Tinker Bell Half Marathon and the Glass Slipper Challenge, I thought that I would be running two half marathons in 2014 and call it a year. Then Chad signed us up for the Salt Lake Half Marathon last December, and shortly after that my good friend, Lindsey, convinced me to do the SeaWheeze with her….