Hi everyone! I can’t believe it’s the last day of 2014! I’m amazed by how much happened this year. Obviously there was one big thing: I quit my job, sold half of my stuff and packed the rest into a trailer, and drove to Alaska with my husband! I had the amazing experience of living … More 2014: A Year in Running
Hi everyone! I am so excited that my first week of training for the Zion Half Marathon is complete! This plan was emailed to me by Active at Altitude and is available to anyone running this race. It will eventually have Zion course specific training aspects (like hills!) and I’m excited that I’ll be prepared … More First Week of Zion Half Training = Done!
Hi everyone! Merry Christmas! Despite the fact that most people have off Friday, I’m back to work for one more day (seriously?!). And honestly, I’m probably leaving early because I’m not really in the mood to deal with people and pretend to work (I’m not teaching for another week so I have nothing to do … More Friday Five: Five Things About Our First Christmas in Alaska
Hi everyone! I’ve got lots to talk about today. First of all, I’m still incredibly thankful for everyone who participated in my Solstice Sprint Virtual 5k on Sunday! There were 15 runners that recorded their times and I think it’s awesome that so many of you joined me in my quest to get outside on … More Running Scavenger Hunt: It’s Beginning to Look A Lot Like Christmas!
Hi everyone! I am super excited about this post – not only is it time to recap my 13th race in 2014, it’s MY race! I had so much fun creating and running my own virtual race and I can’t wait to do it again next year! I loved getting to celebrate the winter solstice … More Race Recap: The First Annual Solstice Sprint 5K!
Hi everyone! I’m so excited to announce that my very first virtual race, the Solstice Sprint Virtual 5K, is happening on Sunday! Are you ready? There are probably two types of people reading this post right now: If you don’t know what I’m talking about: Sign up here! The race is a celebration of the … More It’s Finally Here – The Solstice Sprint Virtual 5K!
Hi everyone! It’s Friday again, which means that it’s time for the Friday Five Linkup with Cynthia, Courtney, and Mar! This week’s theme is holiday traditions. And to be honest, I didn’t really know how to approach this topic. This is my first Christmas ever outside Philly and away from my family, and to be … More I’ll Be Home For Christmas…If Only In My Dreams (Friday Five Linkup)
Hi everyone! It’s no secret that I LOVE Christmas. Love love love it. There is nothing better than listening to Christmas music while baking Christmas cookies while snow falls outside. I feel like I don’t even really love Christmas day – just the Christmas season and all the fun activities it brings! That being said, … More Would You Rather: Holiday Edition!
Hi everyone! I hope you all had a great weekend! My weekend was a blast! I’m feeling better mentally but still feeling totally dead tired all the time. We did buy Vitamin D pills so that should start helping soon! Friday night: My coworkers and I had a virtual holiday party! We had mailed cookies … More Running With A Newbie: The Jingle Bell Run for Arthritis Recap!
Hi everyone! It’s Friday again which means it’s time for the Friday Five Linkup with Mar, Courtney, and Cynthia! This week’s theme is “Favorite winter Activities”, but I’m tweaking it a bit! I’m going to start off by writing about winter activities that I want to try this year. I never got the chance to do … More Friday Five: Winter Activities I’m Dying to Try