Friday Faves!


Life, Reading, Running

  Hi Friends:) I’ve been fully, fully enjoying my last full week of vacation before heading back to work next Wednesday. It’s been a super long time since I did a Friday Favorites post, so I thought I’d put one together to recap this week:) This J Crew Factory top that I am so excited […]

August 25, 2017

This Week in Workouts + Fave Music Right Now


Life, Running

Hi Friends:)   I’ve come to accept that my weekly workout posts are more about holding myself accountable than anything else. Aside from following a training plan, I’ve never kept a very detailed list of my workouts; typically I hit the gym and forget what I did there as soon as I leave that day. […]

August 21, 2017

Book Review: The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas


Life, Reading

Hi Friends:) I recently finished a wonderful and timely book that you might of heard a bit of buzz about. The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas is titled after Tupac’s Thug Life acronym “the hate you give little infants f****s everybody,” and the book explores this concept in the most heartfelt, YA friendly way […]

August 19, 2017

How To Choose YOUR Perfect Race!


Life, Running

Hi Friends:) I recently signed up for my first post-injury race (hooray!) I’ll be running a 5k on September 17th, and I’m pretty psyched about it:) I’ve run a whole lot of races; many 5ks, almost a dozen halfs, and a full marathon. I’ve run in five states, and I’ve used every mode of transportation […]

August 18, 2017

Teacher Tuesday! Why We Assign Summer Reading


Life, Reading

Hi Friends:) I haven’t written a Teacher Tuesday in a while, so I figured for my comeback edition, I’d talk a little about one of my personal favorite things: READING! Firstly, I like to let people know that my experience learning to read was not a smooth one. First grade came and went and I […]

August 15, 2017

This Week in Workouts: Injury Recovery Edition!


Life, Running

Hi Friends:) So, now that I’m finally back home and (mostly) healed after so, so many weeks of traveling and moderating my activity levels, I feel like I have a workout debt to pay. Logically, of course, I know that a few weeks off from consistent workouts was what I needed to heal up my […]

August 13, 2017

Travel Guide: Seattle (aka Gluten-free heaven!)


Life

Hi Friends:) I was lucky enough to travel to Seattle last week after my 3 week stint working at a summer camp in California. I wasn’t up to running just yet when I was in Seattle, so I don’t have a whole lot of running tips for you. But I did REALLY enjoy all the […]

August 10, 2017