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 […]

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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 […]

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2019 Walt Disney World Princess Half Marathon & Orlando Travel Log:)

Life

Hi Friends:) As you possibly know, I flew on down to Orlando a few weeks back to visit Universal, Disney, and to run the 2019 Disney Princess Half Marathon! Wahoo! Before I get to recapping the race, here’s how my time in Orlando BEFORE the run went. I flew from 19 degrees in Boston to […]

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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 […]

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All About Peru!


Life

(This is a brief re-write of the recap that was destroyed in the great disc-space crash of ReadWriteRun in December 2018) Hi Friends! I was so, so lucky to have the opportunity and ability to travel to Peru at the end of July/beginning of August. I chose to take an organized group tour for this […]

August 5, 2018

JUNE GOALS!!


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Hi Friends:) Firstly, HAPPY BELATED GLOBAL RUNNING DAY! I should have slipped that into yesterday’s post, but I totally didn’t. I celebrated with 8 miles before work thanks to a much-appreciated late-start at school. Once again, I am a week late choosing goals for this month. BUT I checked back in on my goals for […]

June 8, 2018

RUNNING/INJURY UPDATE: 3 Things I Am Working On!


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Hi Friends:) This week has been NUTS. Our school district has all kinds of special events going on this week, and I’ve been struggling to keep up. Also, with finals coming up, my “second job” tutoring has been super intense; I’ve been pulling double sessions with my clients, trying to get them all set with […]

June 7, 2018

Portland Half Marathon Training #6: When Bad Runs Strike!


Life

Hi Friends! I’m gonna jump right in to my training recap from last week, then tell you a little bit about an ill-fated long run I just barely managed to complete. Monday: 5.07 miles (1 mile w/u, 3 miles @ 9:20 pace, 1 mile c/d) Tuesday: 5.01 miles easy Wednesday: 30 minutes swimming + PT Thursday: 4.01 miles […]

June 4, 2018

Book Review: Dress Shop of Dreams by Menna Van Praag


Life

Hello!! So, a few weeks ago I was wandering our local Amazon Book Store (we’ve got an actual, brick-and-mortar Amazon shop here in Boston!) and I spotted a pink book and could not resist. See, when I was little my mom would take me and my brothers to our local library every week to pick […]

June 1, 2018

Friday Favorites!!


Life

Hi Friends! I actually have a few new things that I am totally obsessed with and wanted to share with you this Friday. I’m headed to New Hampshire to visit my family and log some lake time and a long run this long weekend, and I’m excited to bring a few of these items along! […]

May 25, 2018