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    Race Recap: Eppies Great Race

    Rest in peace Eppie! If this triathlon doesn’t scream Sacramento, then I don’t know what does. This isn’t your average tri – it does NOT go swim, bike run. In great Eppie fashion it goes by its own accord – run, bike, and paddle (aka kayak). Eppie G. Johnson (Remembrance) was the found of EGR and also the owner of Sacramento’s Eppie’s Restaurant. Philanthropist and do good-er, he did many things for the community. His physical presence may be gone this year, but his spirit will always live on with this race! This race has various options from Iron person to teams, the team option has a slew of different divisions…

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    Rose & Thorn [10]

    It was a Summer weekend, with not-so-Summer weather! Rose: Finding some joy in running this weekend and slowly working out the knee issue! Thorn: There was no sun, so our poolside tanning plans turned into a raining hot tub session :/ What was your Rose Thorn? It was one of those weekends that goes by swiftly, but nothing was too crazy! I will say that I think I found something that sparked me to want to really start running again. After running a decent pace for my leg of the team triathlon, I had a pretty decent runner’s high. My lack of training has lead me to believe that I…

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    5 Things Friday – 5 x 3 = The Weekend

    Short and simple today! Thanks, Clare! Busy weekend, but sadly no World Cup to watch or discuss 🙁 5 Things I’ll be Doing this Weekend 1. Team Hot Mess will be competing in the Eppie’s Great Race (Triathlon) – 4th time, I believe. 2. (Hoping) Going to Old Sugar Mill – 9 wineries in one location, score! 3. Workout at Midtown S/C 4. The Boy’s nieces birthday party 5. Poolside (hopefully after #4) lounging! 5 Things I ate This Week 1. 2 Street tacos from the taco truck that comes to work. Don’t judge, it’s bomb! 2. Homemade Salad – Organic Greens, chicken (from the (other) Asian/Mexican truck at work),…