Running in Far-Away Lands: A Traveler’s Guide


Life, Running

Hi Friends:) I absolutely love traveling, and try to travel as much as possible. I’ve had an incredible past couple of months, where I’ve been lucky enough to jet all over the world! Check out my travel guides for Sardinia and New Orleans if you want to learn a little bit more about my trips. […]

June 21, 2017

The Best and The Worst: Half Marathon Memories


Life, Running

Hi Friends:) I’ve been living that #injuredlife for a couple of weeks now, so it’s been tough coming up with content for running-centric posts. I’ve been hitting the pool hard to keep my fitness levels up, and I’ve got to say, it’s nice to feel confident in the water for the first time in my […]

June 19, 2017

Wednesday Wonderfuls!


Life, Reading, Running

Hi Friends:) So, I finally went to an orthopedist last Friday. And he told me a few things. My never-ending shin-splints very likely are a very bad case of shin splints. But the aching pain along my left tibia bone also might be a stress reaction, a predecessor of the dreaded stress fracture. “I’m concerned, […]

June 14, 2017

Teacher Tuesday: First Edition


Life, Writing

Hi Friends:) Those of you who know me know that besides reading, writing, and running, I am also VERY passionate about my career. I’m about to finish my sixth year as a special education teacher, and although there are tough days, and I sometimes have to work long hours, it is all so, so worth […]

June 13, 2017

10 Tips for Building Milage


Life, Running

Hello Friends, I hope this post finds you all warm and well! The sun finally came out again here in Boston this week! Sadly I am still nursing a calf injury, so I haven’t been able to jog outside a whole lot. Even so, I’m mentally preparing to start marathon training next month. This one-month break […]

June 9, 2017

Book Review: Beautiful Ruins by Jess Walter


Life, Reading

Hello fellow bookworms! I recently read Beautiful Ruins by Jess Walter, and for a few days after completing it, I wasn’t sure what to say about it. It’s not that I didn’t like it. I actually really, really enjoyed it and would recommend it to anyone who likes a good, character-driven plot with a lot of […]

June 7, 2017

This Week in Workouts


Life

Hello, Friends! I was on vacation last week, and I actually managed to slip in a solid amount of working out while exploring beautiful Sardinia, Italy with my dad. I wanted to share how I kept up my fitness levels while on the go! Sunday: I flew into Olbia, Italy on the island of Sardinia […]

June 6, 2017