Travel Log: Norway


Years ago, I had a really, really tough class that I was teaching. I had to be really creative to get them to behave in a socially acceptable manner. They were a little younger (aged 10-12) and somehow I figured out that they loved, and I mean LOVED, the sing-along version of the Disney movie […]

July 21, 2019

Travel Log: London


Hi Friends! So, this summer I’m taking a solo trip through a few places in Europe that I’ve been drawn to, but that aren’t exactly top destinations for most of my travel buddies. Throughout the winter, I’d been stalking travel blogs, google flights, and AirBnb. I planned out a few different possible itineraries, complete with […]

July 19, 2019

Summer Running and Teacher Travels:)


Hi Friends! It’s been a LOOOOONG while since I last posted. I’m currently on a travel adventure that I’m super excited to write a little bit about on here. But before I launch into that, a few updates: My next race is the Marine Corps Marathon this October! Super excited to chase some goals and […]

July 19, 2019

Life and Quick Providence Marathon Race Recap: Spring 2019

Life, Running

Hello Friends! Life has been so busy but also SO GREAT the last few weeks. Here’s a little about what’s been going on: I ran the Providence marathon with my students! more on that below:) I started a new graduate program! Last year, I realized that my current role as a multi-subject Special Education generalist […]

May 25, 2019

Life: For Real Though! (+ March/April Training Logs)

Life, Running

Hi Friends:) It’s literally been a month since I last updated. And what a month it’s been! As I mentioned in a previous post, I’ve been working through some pretty gnarly hormonal/health issues. I was honestly being a little too optimistic about my levels-of functioning back when I last posted about it.   At that […]

April 14, 2019

Life Without A Thyroid: An Overdue Update

Life, Running

Hi Friends:) It’s been a minute. Last time I hopped on here to give a running update- or any kind of update- was a few weeks ago, just before I flew on down to Florida for the Walt Disney World Princess Half Marathon. Let me start by saying UNIVERSAL AND DISNEY WERE SO FUN AND […]

March 12, 2019

Book Review: How to Be Alone by Lane Moore

Life, Reading

Hi Friends! I’m FINALLY getting around to reviewing my first book of 2019! ICYMI, I made a goal to read 20 books in 2019, so I’m trying to keep a good 1.5-2 book per month groove going. This book appeared on a Buzzfeed list about self-help books that didn’t read like self-help books. Since reading […]

February 21, 2019