Summer 2018: A Highlight Reel


Life

(This is a brief re-write of a post that was destroyed in the great disc-space crash of ReadWriteRun in December 2018. It was re-written using the photo folders and notes from the original post. Enjoy! ) This. Summer. Was. Awesome. This was the first year I didn’t work or take classes over the summer; and […]

August 25, 2018

6 Friday Favorites!! for the first time in forever….


Life

Hi Friends:) Did anyone else get the Frozen reference in my title?!? So, I totally bonked on blogging this week. It was a super weird week, tbh; coming back to school from such an action-packed break was truly a shock to the system. I had a ton of paperwork due right when we came back, […]

April 27, 2018

2018 Goals!


Life

Hi friends:) I am stuck inside yet again today. Winter Storm Grayson hit Boston so, so hard, which means school was cancelled both yesterday and today. It’s -1 outside with wind chill, so I’m feeling a little bit trapped. In a response to this trapped-in feeling, I am making some goals for this year. I […]

January 5, 2018

Taking Care, Giving Back + BIG NEWS!!


Life, Running

Hi Friends:) My last post was one of the realer posts I’ve put up on this site, and coincidentally it was one of my most popular posts to date. It’s wonderful to know that my readers are cool with reading some more serious stuff once in a while. I’m still in a bit of an […]

October 11, 2017

Travel Guide: Two Days in New York City


Life, Running

Hi Friends:) New York City is a special place for me. Growing up, all of my favorite books were set in New York. I visited a few times on school trips in high school, and all my goals and aspirations for my future took me to New York City someday. Oddly enough, when the opportunity […]

October 1, 2017

How To Choose YOUR Perfect Race!


Life, Running

Hi Friends:) I recently signed up for my first post-injury race (hooray!) I’ll be running a 5k on September 17th, and I’m pretty psyched about it:) I’ve run a whole lot of races; many 5ks, almost a dozen halfs, and a full marathon. I’ve run in five states, and I’ve used every mode of transportation […]

August 18, 2017

Travel Guide: Seattle (aka Gluten-free heaven!)


Life

Hi Friends:) I was lucky enough to travel to Seattle last week after my 3 week stint working at a summer camp in California. I wasn’t up to running just yet when I was in Seattle, so I don’t have a whole lot of running tips for you. But I did REALLY enjoy all the […]

August 10, 2017

Triumphant Return! And…a TIBIA UPDATE!


Life, Running

Hello Friends:) I am SO SO excited to be back from my 3-week jaunt to the West Coast for camp! As I’ve discussed before, I absolutely love the camp experience, and I’ve spent the last 4 years working at a 2-week summer program for kids with social/cognitive challenges in Cupertino, California. The social/cog and Autism […]

August 4, 2017