These are a few of my favorite things


Medi-Dyne Sports Products

NYC Marathon 2015, won the lottery

My coach for Manchester City Marathon, Lou Ann at Off To Run

My favorite running store Raleigh Running Outfitters

The Bible of Running Runners World

Ice, ice, ice Very important

This is essential to prevent chafing 2Toms SportsShield

Cytomax chews are perfect for training. Taste great, no GI issues.

Promised Land Chocolate Milk is my recovery drink after every run


Enell sports bras

GPS running watch Garmin

I always need extra help in yoga Yoga blocks

This is important if you are inflexible in yoga, like me Yoga strap

Running shoes/sneakers New Balance , Saucony and Brooks

Compression calve sleeves are the best Zensah

Shwings- Make Old Shoes New. Make New Shoes Fly.

TigerLady- Giver her the gift of safety, give her a TigerLady!


My favorite restaurant in Raleigh The Hibernian 

Great pizza in Raleigh Mellow Mushroom

Favorite Italian place  in Raleigh Piccola

My favorite restaurant in Manchester The Backroom

Love Chinese here in Manchester The Aloha


"The Long Run" Matt Long

"Twin Ambitions" Mo Farah

The "Bones" Series Kathy Reichs

"Stronger" Jeff Bauman

"Gone with the Wind" Margaret Mitchell

"My Life On The Run" Bart Yasso

"The Last Pick: The Boston Marathon Race Director's Road to Success" David McGillivray

"The Storyteller" and "Nineteen Minutes" Jodi Picoult

"Faster Than Lighting" Usain Bolt

"Big Little Lies" Liane Moriarty 

Lizzie Garner Series and The Faith McMann Triology- T.R. Ragan

"A Race Like No Other"- Liz Robbins

"Unbroken"- Laura Hillenbrand

"Five Presidents" "Five Days in November" and "Mrs. Kennedy and Me" Clint Hill


Run, Momma, Run, Run!: Manchester Half Marathon edition 

Runs for Cookies 

From Fat To Finish Line

Putt- Putt Runner

Ryan and Jess and Stuff

Running Escapades 

Julie's World 

Make Up

Front Row Cosmetics

Kylie Cosmetics