Liz and Mellisa met thru Instagram and have bonded thru their love of running and reading. This chat is truly a conversation between two friends who share many mutual interests. Some of the topics we cover are running, kids, jobs, green smoothies, chocolate milk, bean burritos, books, and tv shows.
Amazon links to the books discussed on this episode:
Caballo Blanco Documentary:
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Liz chats with Danielle Turk-Bly, a runner and mom from North Dakota. Danielle talks about training for the Boston Marathon while taking care of her family, homeschooling her son, and is very open about some of the struggles she has gone through.
Music by Music: http://www.purple-planet.com
Liz welcomes Melissa, Christina and Angela from Ultra Ordinary Running to the show. They chat about training for the Javelina Jundred, a 100 mile Ultra Marathon in Arizona. They also share what challenges they deal with while working and training.
Angela's Twitter: @angelamurf
Christina's Twitter: @arunningmess
Christina's Blog: http://www.arunningmess.com/
Melissa's Twitter: @melissa_raguet
Melissa's Blog: http://www.clothmother.com/
In the intro, Corey and Liz talk about their experience at the Post Oak Lodge trail race in Tulsa this past weekend. Also, Liz chats with Dana Ayers, author of Confessions of an Unlikely Runner. Dana is a former White House staffer and her first race was a 5k with President Bush. Her book is filled with humorous and inspirational stories of the running adventures she's had over the past ten years. Thank you for chatting with Real Runners Chat, Dana!
Confessions of an Unlikely Runner available here