JUNE GOALS!!


Life, Running

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!


Life, Running

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

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

Providence Half-Marathon Race Recap!


Life, Running

Hi Friends:) So I already gushed about this in Monday’s post, but I wanted to dive a little further into the wonderful day I had at the Providence Marathon and Half Marathon this past Sunday. As usual, I took almost no pictures all day because I am a low-key failure at this whole blogging thing […]

May 9, 2018