Marathon Training Recap: Week 2

Marathon Training Recap: Week 2

It’s been really hard for me to believe that marathon training season is underway! The beginning of summer running season always makes fall races feel so far off. This week was particularly challenging to stay motivated to train as we ventured up north for a camping trip. I decided to count our hiking mileage towards … Read More

New Race Goals + Marathon Training Recap: Week 1

New Race Goals + Marathon Training Recap: Week 1

Back in January, I set some running goals for 2018. Nothing leaves me feeling more excited or motivated than making some big running plans for a fresh, new year. After running the New York City Marathon last November, I took a few months off to recover and decide what I wanted to do next. I … Read More

TCS NYC Marathon: Complete!

TCS NYC Marathon: Complete!

Good morning and happy Monday! This weekend feels like a blur but at the same time I feel like we’ve been in New York forever. I will have a full race recap posted on Wednesday, but just wanted to check in quickly today before we leave NYC. Yesterday was a big day – one that … Read More

Marathon Training – Week 20 Recap + RACE DAY!!

Marathon Training – Week 20 Recap + RACE DAY!!

Whenever I start training for a marathon, it just feels like race day will never get here. Looking through the training plan feels overwhelming and long. Even still, each time I train for a big race, I find myself wondering how in the world time passed so quickly. Race week approaches at lightening speed and … Read More

October Favorites

October Favorites

HAPPY HALLOWEEN! Hopefully all the little ones in your lives are excited to dress up tonight and collect as much sugar as possible. This holiday has to be just about every kid’s favorite, because for one day their parents aren’t allowed to tell them they’ve had too much candy. We will be spending our Halloween … Read More

Marathon Training – Week 19 Recap

Marathon Training – Week 19 Recap

Today marks exactly one week until the New York City Marathon! We are officially just 7 days away and my excitement has sky rocketed this past week. Week 19 of training was week two of taper in preparation for the marathon, but I got a few more miles in than the week before. The weather … Read More