Jamie Eason’s Livefit Trainer: An Honest Review

Life, Running

Hi Friends:) Those of you who have been reading for a little while know that I started Jamie Eason’s Livefit Trainer, a popular weightlifting program/app, way back in August. I’d been injured and out of commission for so long at that point, and I truly wanted to strengthen my body as well as I could […]

November 30, 2017

Race Recap: 2017 Dedham Turkey Trot!!

Life, Running

Hi Friends:) It has been SO LONG since I’ve written a race recap! I raced whole lot last year, and part of what made me want to start a running-focused blog was reading all the other fitness blogger’s race recaps. I mean, as runners we put our heart and soul into preparing for a race! […]

November 29, 2017

Giving Tuesday: Why I’m Fundraising

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Hi Friends, Today, instead of my normal Teacher Tuesday post, I wanted to share a little bit about why I’m choosing to run with a charity team for the Boston Marathon, and why I chose the specific charity team that I did. I was offered spots on other teams this year, but I chose to […]

November 28, 2017

Teacher Tuesday: WE MADE IT!


Hi Friends, Today’s post will be a short and somewhat personal one. Words cannot describe how grateful I- and all of my teacher people- are to have arrived at our first extended block of time off since August. See, teaching isn’t like a normal job. We don’t get to take time off when we want. […]

November 21, 2017

Marathon Training Monday #5 + Finding YOUR Speed

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Hi Friends:) This past week was one of the toughest I’ve had schedule-wise in a while! Lucky for me, positivity was embedded in every task I had to check off my list. So even though I was running from one place to another all week, I still felt…happy. And hopeful. And, like, sniffly, but that’s […]

November 20, 2017

My Cold Survival Kit!

Life, Running

Hi Friends:) It was physically challenging for me to type that happy face after my greeting because I assure you my face is not so happy right now. I noticed a little soreness in my throat on Wednesday, and by Friday I woke up with a productive cough and a fuzzy brain. I HATE getting […]

November 11, 2017