Author Archives: Maddie @ Dixie Runs

About Maddie @ Dixie Runs

I'm Maddie. I'm a long time runner who has finally decided to start training for my first marathon. I do a lot of running with my 3 year old redbone coonhound, Dixie. This blog is about our running adventures and a whole lot more.

Bachelorette Weekend in Savannah!

Let me just go ahead and tell you this post is 100% not about running. I took four days off so I could enjoy one of the most amazing weekends I’ve ever had with all of my closest girlfriends in … Continue reading

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Hills and Headphones

It’s Thursday and that means I’m leaving for my bachelorette party in Savannah in just a few hours!! I’m SO excited. I’m probably not going to be doing much running, so I made sure that I got one last run … Continue reading

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Treats from the Suz and I’m really hot

HAPPY FRIDAY! I feel like this week has been sooooo slow. Probably because I’m super excited about seeing all my friends/family at my bridal shower tomorrow! This is my first “wedding event” and I can’t wait to see everyone 🙂 … Continue reading

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Dixie Update and her PAWPACK!

A lot of you know that Dixie had an incident during her kennel stay a few weeks ago and had to have some stitches for a few bite wounds from another dog. Her wounds have almost completely healed, and pretty soon … Continue reading

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First Marathon – Conservative or Aggressive?

Monday was an off day, not by choice, but just because we were super busy. We didn’t even sit down to eat dinner until 9:45 p.m. and we were STARVING. We had white chicken enchiladas, YUM. After dinner Dixie and I … Continue reading

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Vacay Update and Last Chance Giveaway

Don’t forget tomorrow is the last day to enter to win a pair of Tiux compression socks! Entering is super easy… Just go to my Instagram (@maddiefager) and follow the instructions on the picture.  Unfortunately my vacation is flying by … Continue reading

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Beach Runs

This week we are on vacation in Nags Head, NC. I’ve gotten some good running in the last two days… I love getting up early on vacation and running on the flat road that runs along the beach. Monday was … Continue reading

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Donuts and Doggie Camp

First things first, happy national donut day!!! You know you want one. After work today Thomas and I are heading straight to Pittsburgh for a wedding on Saturday and then going straight from there to the Outer Banks for a week … Continue reading

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Training is officially complete!

Well, Dixie and I finished up our half marathon training last night with a quick little 3 miler. I’m so thankful for my sweet little training partner! After we finished running, I was getting ready to take a nice big gulp … Continue reading

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Fall Marathon Blog Roll

No running for me yesterday! Now that you all convinced me in my last post that I’m not crazy, I’ve decided I’m going to do my best to enjoy this taper. Tuesday night I did an easy three miles on … Continue reading

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