Who Inspires You to Run Happy? With a Full Brooks Outfit Giveaway!

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The following post is sponsored by Brooks Running. For our sponsored post policy, click here. Brooks asked me to answer "Who inspires you to run happy?" for this post, and 1) I ADORE the topic, and 2) it took some thought. I mean, who doesn't inspire me to run these days?! The other FBGs …
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A Pretty Epic Brooks Running Adventure in Seattle

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The following post is sponsored by Brooks Running. For our sponsored post policy, click here. Remember how the last couple of years I've gotten to go to New York to hang with Brooks Running? Well, this year instead of the Big Apple we hung out in Brooks' 'hood: Seattle! And it was a pretty …
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FBG Six-Year Birthday Thursday Giveaway: Brooks Running Outfit

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You guys are well aware of how much we adore Brooks Running. So today's six-year FBG birthday giveaway? Um, YES. You want it. Believe us.    Brooks Running is giving away the Infiniti Skort and the Versatile Support Tank to one lucky U.S. reader. This skort-and-tank combo is the …
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Oh, Hi There, Half-Marathon “Training”

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So, it's been quite awhile since I trained for a long distance. Like, besides a 4-miler and a 10K about a year ago, it's been four years (yes, the marathon was that long ago!). And, for me, running 13.1 miles is no easy feat. I'm a slow runner. I've been injured. I have workout A.D.D. But, despite …
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Need a Little Stability But Not Too Much Stability? This Is Your Shoe

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It's like The Story of Goldilocks and the Three Bears --- but for runners. You want shoes that are light and neutral but still have a little bit of stability. You want shoes that can help you run fast, but still feel like you're supported. You want shoes that are juuust riiight. If this sounds …
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Brooks’ New Transcend Is Like Running on Clouds

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Back when I was in New York for the Brooks Running blog ambassador trip, I got the chance to get my hands on a pair of the new Transcend shoes. Said to be pretty much running heaven --- with a luxurious ride and plushness that many runners have forgone in favor of more minimalist shoes lately --- …
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My Run Happy Resolutions for 2014

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The following post is sponsored by Brooks Running. For our sponsored post policy, click here. Now that I have the gear to keep me warm (along with being sooo inspired by all of you guys' awesome reasons for hitting the pavement in winter), there's no doubt that I've been more inspired than …
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3 Winter Running Essentials — and You Can Win ‘Em!

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Baby, it's effing cold outside. Like, winter --- in full effect --- cold. But that doesn't mean we're not out there running. Oh, no. We've just had to gear up properly for the colder temps. And thankfully, due to our ongoing ambassador role with Brooks Running (our product reviews are totally our …
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Brooks Running Review: An ‘Essential’ Fall Outfit

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Another month, another Brooks Running review! And this one is perfect for a warmer fall day or an indoor run on the treadie! And remember, we are a Brooks Running blog ambassador, but these product reviews are totally our honest opinions! Brooks Running Equilibrium LS II Besides just being plain …
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