Running Fiesta

Writing and running in Austin, TX.

Confession: I Kind of Suck at Running

I promise I’m not trying to bring you down on your holiday weekend! Nor am I fishing for a flood of, “What?? You’re amazing!” messages to boost my ego. (Not … Continue reading

September 1, 2013 · 1 Comment

Deep Thoughts, by RunFiestaGal

Am I dating myself? It just occurred to me that I haven’t seen a “Deep Thoughts” segment on Saturday Night Live in a while, so I decided I better check … Continue reading

August 30, 2013 · Leave a comment

A Spending Problem: Runner Style

I have many friends (all of whom shall remain nameless, to protect the guilty from their significant others) who love to shop. I’m not saying they have spending problems, per … Continue reading

August 29, 2013 · 3 Comments

I’m Just an Impressionable Flower

Although now that I think about it, can a flower be impressionable? I kind of feel like I just told you guys I’m one of those 4-leaf clovers your grandmother … Continue reading

August 26, 2013 · 4 Comments

OMG – Slow Down!!!

I wasn’t going to post 2 days in a row – don’t want to set unreasonable expectations after all – but I figured I should keep this one timely. Also, … Continue reading

August 21, 2013 · 1 Comment

Girl on a Mission

I just spilled beer on the dog. I thought you’d all like to know. As interesting as that is, it’s not really the point of this post. The point of … Continue reading

August 21, 2013 · 4 Comments

Resources Part 1: Running!

I admit it, I’ve been having fits of paranoia about continuing these posts. Not just because all these people read my one post and got super-excited, and then I posted … Continue reading

August 12, 2013 · 10 Comments