Hi everyone! I can’t believe this, but we’re in the final days of 2015! I did a lot this year (check out this post for my year in running) and I couldn’t be more proud of how much I accomplished and how many new things I tried. I couldn’t even list them all on here! … More 2015 Goal Check-In
Hi everyone! Merry Christmas! It’s definitely time for a holiday recap along with some scenes from my super Pennsylvanian run! On Tuesday we decided to celebrate a mini version of Christmas in Alaska, so we opened up a few presents that we didn’t want to bring home on the plane. I got a beautiful new … More Home For Christmas!
Hi everyone! Today is an extra special day: not only is it my husband’s birthday, I’M GOING HOME TONIGHT! I seriously can’t believe it’s finally happening! I’ll be in Philly by 5 pm tomorrow and celebrating Christmas with my family. I’ve got a few long plane rides ahead of me, but I’m hoping to get … More My Year of Running: 2015
Hi everyone! As you may have read in yesterday’s post, we spent most of our day on Saturday chopping down a Christmas tree with our friends. Since it’s a pretty epic story, I decided to make it my last “Try New Things Tuesday” post of 2015! I need to do these more often in 2016 … More Try New Things Tuesday: Cutting Down A Christmas Tree
Hi everyone! As of today, there are only 4 days until Christmas! Woohoo! Since this is my last weekend in Anchorage in 2015 – and the last weekend before Christmas – I was super busy doing as much as possible. And yes, that included a run! I have probably watched this move 5 times this … More A Festive Weekend & Run
Hi everyone! Guess what? This time next week, I’LL BE HOME!!!!! After 14 long months I’ll finally be visiting my family, friends, and my puppy Bella! I can’t wait! We’re leaving Anchorage at midnight AST on December 23, and should hopefully make it to Philly by 4:00 pm EST on December 24. I’m cutting it … More Friday Five: Five Favorite Winter Activities in Philly!
Hi everyone! As you are all probably well aware by now, I recently had a hip injury (if you missed the beginning of this saga, go here and then read almost every other blog post after that for the rest of the story!). I’ve had a few mini-injuries here and there over the past 3.5 … More Physical Therapy 101
Hi everyone! Huge news on the blog today! Since last Monday, I’ve actually made a ton of progress with my December goals – mainly, my goal to run 10 miles in December. I’m currently at 4.2 miles! Yes, the return to running is officially happening! Here’s how it all went down this week: After running … More My Return To Running!
Hi everyone! It’s Friday, and I’m in a super festive mood because today we’re having our company holiday party – and I’m bringing pizza rolls as my potluck contribution. #winning. I’m also in a festive mood because today’s Friday Five Linkup with Cynthia, Courtney, and Mar is holiday wish list themed! Honestly, if I could … More Friday Five: My Holiday Wish List 2015
Hi everyone! We’re halfway through Hanukkah, and slowly getting closer to Christmas. The holidays are officially here and you see proof of this everywhere you look, including social media. I’ve been reading lots of “How to get through the holidays” posts (and wrote one myself) and was starting to feel the stress of Christmas weighing … More One Word to Describe the Holidays