Megan is a runner, author, travelista, technology geek and dreamer from Michigan. She is gluten free and on the go! She writes about her running journey on her blog Running Toward the Prize, and is the author of Magical Miles: The Runner's Guide to Walt Disney World. You can also follow her on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.

About Megan

Megan is a runner, author, travelista and dreamer from Michigan. She is the co-author of Magical Miles: The Runner's Guide to Walt Disney World. You can follow her journey at as well as Twitter and Instagram.

It’s Time to Make Some Changes


Three and a half years ago, I began to blog. I was in the midst of my Masters Degree in which we were encouraged to keep a blog. While I actually created a different one for one of my courses, I started this running blog to keep me accountable as I began my running journey. […]

The Non-Princess Guide to runDisney Races

non-Princess runDisney Guide

I have a confession. Not once in my life, have I ever dreamed of being a Disney princess. Now, I realize many girls have. They love to dress up like the princesses. They love meeting the princesses in the parks. Good for them! Me? I would rather meet one of the Avengers or Han Solo. […]

Finding Running Shorts for Women with Bigger (and Stronger) Thighs


If there is one area of my body that has bothered me for years, it is my thighs. I have since come to terms with the fact that it is a gene that has been passed along to me and to wear it with pride! After all, bigger thighs means STRONGER running legs! However, having […]

Working Toward a Fall PR – A New Training Plan

Sub-2 Half Marathon Training

A goal is a funny thing.┬áIt can consume you. My goal of a sub-2 half marathon is one I am still chasing. After a great round of training, I didn’t get my chance to go after it. I decided to take a break from training. However, even during the break, I found myself consumed with […]