Category: Virginia

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Snow Days!

This past week we had 2 snow days! It started Sunday afternoon with some snow, and then turned into sleet. Everything iced over! The trees were really pretty, but around the neighborhood were a lot of lost branches. We had Tuesday off from school as...

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Forest Park 5k Run for Music

My friend’s High School Orchestra sponsored this race. It took place at Occoquan Regional Park in Lorton, VA, right by the river. It was a very pretty and scenic area. Unfortunately, the course left much to be desired.It had rained the night before, so all...

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Ashburn Farm 10k

This race was on Thanksgiving morning. Since I don’t have to deal with cooking a turkey, I was able to leave and not worry about dinner not being ready in time.This race was about 45 minutes away in Ashburn, VA. Because of the name “Ashburn...

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Drumstix Dash 8k

This 8k race was held at the lovely Burke Lake Park. Mostly a trail run, the course winds all the way around the lake. It was freezing this morning! When I got in the car, the temperature was in the 20s. So cold! I had...

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Turkey Trot 10k

This is the same Ridge Runners Turkey Trot that I did last year with Marty. Check out the previous race recap┬áhere!I decided to dress up in the same garb as last year – my turkey feather tights, my homemade turkey shirt, and my tutu. I...

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Veteran’s Day 11k

Monday morning Madre and I were up and at ’em for the Veteran’s Day 11k race at Burke Lake Park. It was a bit chilly to start, but was going to be a beautiful day.This was a low-key race, with no official timing, and a...

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Fall Frolic 5k

On Saturday was my schools Fall Frolic 5k. The race didn’t start until 9am, but I got to my school by 8am to wait for my parents, brother, and his family. It was a brisk morning, but quickly warmed up to be a perfect fall...

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