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

Book Review: Girl, Wash Your Face


Life, Reading

Hi Friends, So, I don’t typically go for self-help kinds of books, but I love funny nonfiction books by strong, successful women, and Rachel Hollis’s new work of non-fiction totally fit that bill. This book also spoke directly to a challenge I’ve been working so hard to overcome. The full title is Girl, Wash Your […]

May 24, 2018

APRIL GOALS!


Life, Reading, Running

Hi Friends:) Just dropping in to tell you about a few goals I’ve set for myself this month!! Focus on Core Work: I’ve been neglecting my core work throughout this marathon training season, and I am starting to feel it. I’m going to try to do an ab routine daily this month…so far, so good!  […]

April 6, 2018

Book Review: Landline by Rainbow Rowell


Life, Reading

Hi Friends:) Look at me! posting twice in one week! Hooray! Okay, so, in case you’ve never looked at my Book List, I am a HUGE fan of Rainbow Rowell. I’d read everything else she’d written already when I spotted a used copy of Landline on sale at my favorite thrift shop. I scooped it […]

February 14, 2018

Book Review: Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand


Reading

Hi Friends:) My parents read this book years ago and recommended it to me. Unbroken is a brilliant piece of historical non-fiction by Laura Hillenbrand that tells the story of Louie Zamperini, an Olympic runner and WW2 POW, and his comrades. This book was highly talked about when it was first published back in 2010, and it […]

January 24, 2018

Book Review: Why Not Me? by Mindy Kaling


Life, Reading

Hi Friends, A few years ago, when I was living with roommates in New York City, I read Mindy Kaling’s first book. One night while I was reading after work, my roommate rushed into my bedroom, because she’d overheard my hysterical noises from her own room. She’d assumed I was hysterically crying and came in […]

October 19, 2017