Tag Archives: running gear

Product Review: Mobidri Towel (And a Half Marathon Recap)

The Mobidri Stays Tucked Away, No Problem

The Mobidri Stays Tucked Away, No Problem

This past weekend I checked off a major goal, I ran a half marathon! I added this to my list of accomplishments I wanted to have before turning 30 but really, it was about accomplishing it for me. Even if I didn’t make it before 30 for some reason, I still wanted to do that run.

I wrote all about my race on Mumbling Mommy in a post titled Dear Fibromyalgia, I Won!

I’ve talked about my running gear before but for this post, I want to talk about a new addition to my lineup, the Mobidri towel. If you don’t know already, the Mobidri towel is “highly technical, water-resistant on the inner, super absorbent on the outer, thin, lightweight and designed to stay with you.” So it’s a sweat rag, right? That’s what I thought at first too. And then I spent 14 weeks of training with it. This is NOT your average sweat rag.  Read the rest of this entry


Fine, I Concede… I’m a Runner


A few weeks ago, my best friend posted this copy of the Ten Commandments for the Runner on my Facebook wall:


Now, assuming you’ve read my post about how I began running and what it means to me, it’s safe to say that most people know me as a runner now (of course in addition to being a mom, a writer, etc.)

The thing is though… No matter how much I ran, I still didn’t believe. I was quick to avoid calling myself a runner. I’d use reason and logic to try to back this up… Read the rest of this entry