Friday Favorites: Races, Holidays & Sunrises

Friday Favorites: Races, Holidays & Sunrises

Happy Friday, friends! The best day of the week, and an especially exciting one since next week is a short week. These past two weeks have been filled with randomness – trying to return from our trip and find our way back to a routine. We’ve had some really relaxing days combined with busy ones, … Read More

Life Wisdom I’ve Gained From Running Marathons

Life Wisdom I’ve Gained From Running Marathons

Even 9 days after the NYC Marathon, I am still finding myself looking through memories from race day. Each day I try to plan for the future, and in doing so am always brought back to articles or pictures from the marathon. While this was not my first marathon, the experience of running 26 miles … Read More

What To Do When You Finish Your Goal Race

What To Do When You Finish Your Goal Race

This past week has brought me a front row seat to the great paradox of running. Why is it that I miss running whenever I am forced to take a rest day? But yet I can’t find the motivation whenever I am healthy and have a run planned? After completing my recent goal race, the … Read More

November Fitness Challenge Check In: Week 1 + 2

November Fitness Challenge Check In: Week 1 + 2

How is it possible that 11 days of November have already passed? Each new month seems to fly by quicker than the previous one! This month started out with a bang on our trip to New York City, and this past week has been spent playing catch up and trying to get myself back on … Read More

New York City Marathon Recap

New York City Marathon Recap

After reading countless recap posts of the New York City Marathon from previous years, it’s safe to say my anticipation was high leading up to the race. I spent most of my extra time during taper researching the race and anticipating what to expect. Three weeks of obsessively researching logistics and course info had my … 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