• California,  Fitness,  Travel,  United States

    Walnut Creek Half Marathon Recap

    The Walnut Creek Half Marathon up near San Francisco, CA was my first half marathon after my first baby. So we traveled from Los Angeles up to the Bay Area (a long drive with a 6 month old!) and subsequently ran into a few snags throughout the experience. Here are some of the problematic occurrences: My running sunglasses snapped in half on our trip before my race during a short hike in Big Sur.  Little C woke up at 3 AM the morning of my race and kept us awake for an hour, which was NOT typical of her sleeping routine at this point (e.g. she slept like a quiet little…