Winter Running Motivation

The Best Things About Winter Running

Now that we have gotten our first real snowfall of the season, it is finally starting to feel like winter. As I look out my window, I can't help but get excited when those big fat snowflakes fall. Just as I got excited for the transition to┬ásummer and fall┬árunning, here I am again looking forward … Continue reading The Best Things About Winter Running

Running comeback after taking time off

Making a Running Comeback After Taking Time Off

It's really funny how life works sometimes, and the lessons it teaches us. Why is it that whenever we are in the middle of something, all we can think about is taking a break? We can't wait for some time off - whether it's from running, school, work, a project, or anything else. But as … Continue reading Making a Running Comeback After Taking Time Off

After a 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 … Continue reading What To Do When You Finish Your Goal Race

Seasonal Photos to Inspire You

Friday Five: Things That Will Inspire You Today

Happy Friday! Today is the last day of the week and I am finally caught up from our trip last weekend. Recovering from a marathon is always a tricky time for me mentally. On one hand, I've been looking forward to these days of resting guilt-free for the past four months. But on the other … Continue reading Friday Five: Things That Will Inspire You Today

What to Pack for Race Day

Race Day Checklist: What to Bring to the Starting Line

The New York City Marathon is only three days away, and it's no secret that I am incredibly excited for race day. We are flying to New York tomorrow morning, so today is dedicated to packing and preparing for the weekend. Packing is always slightly overwhelming as I attempt to think through all the weekend … Continue reading Race Day Checklist: What to Bring to the Starting Line

NYC Marathon

November Goals

Hi friends, happy November! The first day of a new month always feels like a fresh start with some new motivation. I love using this time to evaluate what I accomplished last month and set some new goals. This month is going to start out on a high note (hopefully;) with our trip to New … Continue reading November Goals