Friday, October 2, 2015

Friday Five

Sometimes you have things to share, but they aren't enough for a full post, so you throw all of the randomness together in a post and use a little alliteration... So, without further ado... FRIDAY FIVE!



This afternoon I will be embarking on my first Ragnar Trail adventure. Thankfully our team (Team Blood, Sweat & Sparkle) isn't in it to win it, because I am not 100% confident on trails (especially in the dark), but I am stoked to give it a go. Ragnar Trail is a bit different than the road relays because there are NO VANS! Everyone actually camps in the middle and runs the same trail loops. I am sure I will have a TON to share (including my recaps), but if you are interested to learn more about it in the meantime you can check out the Ragnar Trail site.

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PS Make sure to follow me on social media (@CarleeMcDot on both Instagram and Twitter) so you are along for the ride!


As you are WELL AWARE, I love am obsessed with Pro Compression gear. If you've tried it out, you know the many reasons why I love it. If you haven't, NOW IS YOUR CHANCE! All of their pink socks are on sale for 40% off! They have even added a NEW design for the month! And have you seen the ELITE socks?! Just use code PINK at check-out to reap the rewards and save some green!


3. Brooks Fall Line

I love to #RunHappy, so Brooks just works perfectly for me! I got an email the other day about the new fall line of apparel and I am in love! I think I need the LSD Jacket or Drift Shell pronto! But first, WE NEED FALL WEATHER - because without it, even if I get these awesome jackets, I won't ever be able to wear them! I swear Mother Nature is drunk... 

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4. Red Seedless Grapes

For some reason, I just cannot get enough of red seedless grapes lately. Every time I go to the grocery store, I have to get a big ol' bag (and start eating them while I am picking up the rest of our groceries). I think I go through the bag in about a day and a half. But, if there isn't a serving size on the bag, it means there's no limits, right?!


5. Oofos

I have only heard amazing things about Oofos, so when they offered to send me a couple pairs of their sandals to try out and review, I was ALL ABOUT IT! And, with my upcoming fall race schedule, I think they arrived at the PERFECT time! Now to decide which pair to pack with me for Ragnar...


Any random thoughts from YOU on this FANTASTIC Friday?

4 comments:

KookyRunner said...

Unfortunatley Brooks snakers don't work for my feet, but I am crazy in love with their clothes! All I need now is a part-time job to pay for the items, lol

Scarabocchio Girl said...

Oh my gosh! I wish I can join you at Ragnar Trail! I think it'll be an amazing experience, and I can't wait for you recap!
Here we actually have Fall...today is raining a lot, and tomorrow it's going to be the same. There are 12°C degrees and trees are changing their leaves, and they're so beautiful now! Time to stay on the couch with my cats and drinking hot tea :)

Elizabeth Duenas said...

Oofos are the best! They have kept my feet somewhat comfortable with my terrible PF pain in full flair. Have a great time at Ragnar!

Jenn13.1 said...

I'm looking forward to your review on the Oofos. I've been thinking about getting a pair. And I also love the new Brooks fall merch, but you said it right when you said Mother Nature is drunk. Hurry up Fall- southern Cal misses you!