HALF Marathon Training Monday + My Race Calendar:)


Life, Running

Hi Friends,   So I took a bit of a social media-detox this past week and thus have no pictures from my workouts to offer you. I needed it, though; I’d been fundraising since october, and that project required constant social media upkeep. It was such a joy to just move my body without having […]

April 30, 2018

Marathon Training Monday #5 + Finding YOUR Speed


Life, Running

Hi Friends:) This past week was one of the toughest I’ve had schedule-wise in a while! Lucky for me, positivity was embedded in every task I had to check off my list. So even though I was running from one place to another all week, I still felt…happy. And hopeful. And, like, sniffly, but that’s […]

November 20, 2017

Is Running a Cheap Sport?!?


Life, Running

Hi Friends, I always like to do some budgeting and financial planning in the fall. As a teacher, this is the time to get your goals in order and figure out which side jobs you’re going to pick up in order to make those goals happen (I’ll do a Teacher Tuesday on allllll my side […]

October 12, 2017

Injury Update: Tibia Story Time


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Hi Friends:) A few weeks ago, I was diagnosed with a tibial stress fracture, and I was pretty bummed out about it. My initial visit to my orthopedist was the second week in June, and he’d told me then and there to stop running and stop spinning. I’d honestly thought that he’d say it’d all […]

July 23, 2017

A Tough Break + a Wednesday Wonderful!


Life, Running

This past Monday, I got a call from my orthopedist asking me to come in right away. If you’ve ever had any testing or imaging done, you know that quick responses are typically bad news. I rushed in to the doctors office that same afternoon, fully expecting to emerge on crutches and in an aircast. […]

June 28, 2017