MB Coaching Blog

Once You See It

…You can’t unsee it. Ignorance is bliss.  You don’t know what you don’t know… until you do.  These are some of the potential cliche titles that I considered for this week’s blog. The truth is that since my “awakening” ride, I have been mentally and...

Three Hours to Clarity

Last Tuesday afternoon I saw this tweet from Steve Magnus, the author/co-author of some of my favorite books— Peak Performance, The Passion Paradox, and Do Hard Things:  “When does your best thinking occur? I’m going to take a guess that it’s not when on your phone or...

The Ever Evolving Why

Ironman weekend is one of my favorites of the year. It is busy. It is chaotic. It is exhausting, even when only spectating. I believe that my empathetic connection to my athletes and their experience is one thing that makes me a good coach. But it also means that I...

Best Wishes, Warmest Regards

As most of you know, I have been quite busy lately— coaching many athletes to their goal races that have been a year(s) in the making; taking on excited new athletes; sending two kids off to/back to college and getting the last one left at home ready for senior year;...

Community Holds Us Together

A news flash for your Monday: Life is full, with many high and low points. And sometimes, the highs dabble in the lows, and vice versa. Kids moving out, losing and gaining new career opportunities, the stress of creating exciting new businesses, the vulnerability of...

Selling My Services

If you have read more than 1-2 of my weekly blogs you already know that I am a passionate human. I am excited about the potential impact that endurance sports can have on all of our lives. And if you know me in person you also know many more things about me, including...

REPOST: A Gray Life

Hello, my name is Halle and I am Miranda’s 19 year old daughter.  When my mom asked me to write this for her blog, it was a day after we had had a girls’ night. During that time we had had a conversation where I brought up the fact that I would never want to live...

Gimme a Break

I truly love connecting with all of you weekly. I believe in the principles that I teach and I am happy to share my thoughts, feelings, and experiences as part of a real, full life journey. I want all of you to have a deep...

Brand Consistency Confusion

Marketers will tell you that brand consistency matters when wanting to sell your products. In fact, some experts would say that you must have a strict, unchanging set of principles which does not deviate. While I do trust that marketers know just how to nearly...

Three Steps to Giving Less F*cks

I recently was able to take a whirlwind long weekend trip to Las Vegas with my husband. We had a fantastic time, checking off some bucket list items and doing some of my favorite things (outside of triathlon).  I love clubbing and can’t imagine a time when I...