**Disclaimer**I don't think spending money solves real life problems and I don't think shopping eliminates stress, but I do think it is nice to reward yourself with things you enjoy sometimes as a way to break up the monotony of the demands of everyday life. I have been overwhelmed lately with work, grad school, attempting to train normally, laundry, etc.… Continue reading When life gets too demanding….shop for running clothes
Today was magical. I spent $51 on 2 pairs of shoes and a maroon blazer. The blazer is from New York & Company. It was originally $70 and I paid $14 for it. I can assure you that it looks great on me, way better than it does on the hanger. Lately, I have become very… Continue reading 90s shoes
Shopping, Sales & Adrenaline
I braved the post-Christmas retail insanity and decided to shop. My goal for this particular shopping excursion was to buy some new pants, a pair of brown boots, and a red cardigan sweater. I'm not a fan of shopping for clothes unless they are running clothes. I find shopping for boots and pants to be… Continue reading Shopping, Sales & Adrenaline
Black Thanksgiving & Black Friday 2014
I love Black Friday!! I don't love Black Thanksgiving though. It's ridiculous how early stores are opening. People are missing time with their families to fight for deals. I would never do that. I love Black Friday but I love my family more. Even though I love Black Friday I don't like crowds. That's one good… Continue reading Black Thanksgiving & Black Friday 2014
Shopping, shoes, deals & thrills!! AKA winning on a Wednesday!
I'm happy to report that I finally ordered new shoes for work and new running shoes. It's taken over a month of my feet hurting at work, two weeks of being chronically sore post run, and my problematic foot swelling. This was a direct result of pure laziness, stubbornness, and stupidity. Let's back track for… Continue reading Shopping, shoes, deals & thrills!! AKA winning on a Wednesday!