My Pretty Brown Fit

Running

Pretty Girls Run To Trap Music

I’m sure you have heard 2 Chainz’s Pretty Girls Like Trap Music album by now. If you haven’t listened to it, you probably saw its bright, pink cover (or heard about it). The first song I heard off of his album was “It’s A Vibe” featuring Ty Dolla $ign, Trey Songz, and Jhene Aiko. I […] Read more…

I’m A Marathoner Starting From The Couch

This past July, I really wanted to run the Peachtree Road Race, but I was NOT ready. Not to mention, I had so much going on that I forgot to enter the lottery. That’s why I can’t believe I’m this typing, but… I’m a marathoner starting from the couch. Yes, I’ll be starting COMPLETELY fresh […] Read more…

I Want That Old Thing Back

To the old me,  It’s never too late to start again.  I have this conversation time and time again. There are constant reminders around me of what was once something that brought me so much joy. I was looking back at old race pictures and remembered the race that started it all—the Black Girls RUN! […] Read more…

Motivate Your Way Out The Door

Okay y’all! I think the Universe is trying to tell me something. For those who didn’t know (or realize), I’ve been on a hiatus from running (or any physical activity) for the past year. It was very necessary to take that time off to heal and take care of myself, and push myself into a […] Read more…

I Gave Up Running

Well…almost. No, really I almost did. I thought my running days were over. After life happened…things that I used to love to do just came to a halt, and there was no desire to even go after them again. Then a post came across my newsfeed about the New York City Marathon and I got […] Read more…

The Marathon That Didn’t Happen

I want to end 2015 on a high note, but not without sharing one of my lows. I had four running-related goals for 2015: complete 6 half marathons, my first marathon, Beat the Bridge, and become a Double Agent. After completing the 40th Marine Corps Marathon, I needed one more race to qualify for Marathon […] Read more…