Race Day Packing Checklist: What to Bring to the Start

Race Day Packing Checklist: What to Bring to the Start

As the weather begins to clear up and temperatures rise, racing season is quickly approaching. The transition to warmer, sunny weather can only mean one thing: spring races. All across the country, runners of every ability level have set their sights on a race and are making progress towards their goals. While training for any … Read More

25k Training Recap: Week 3

25k Training Recap: Week 3

Today begins a new week, and brings to a close the third week of 25k training. It’s hard to believe that I’ve been running consistently again for three weeks already! Week one of this training plan definitely started off with a bang that included 12+ inches of snow, causing me to have to rearrange my … Read More

When You Have Nothing Left to Give

When You Have Nothing Left to Give

My husband is a high school band teacher, and over the holidays last month he spent some time getting organized for school. He loves reading books about becoming your best self, leadership and changing your mindset. These books have quickly translated over to his lessons for his students, which I think is awesome. There is … Read More

November Fitness Challenge Final Check In + Recap

November Fitness Challenge Final Check In + Recap

The start of December brings new goals and motivation, but it also brings to a close our November Fitness Challenge. As my marathon training came to a close in the end of October, I knew I’d be needing some motivation to continue working out after the race. The start of November brought the New York … Read More

How Running Has Taught Me to Be Thankful

How Running Has Taught Me to Be Thankful

Happy Thanksgiving! The holiday of Thanksgiving is a day dedicated to gratitude, family, and celebration. I hope your holiday is filled with those things, and so much more.  A day away from work focused on what we are thankful for is just what the world needs. Today is the start of my favorite time of … 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