Last night I took breakfast for dinner up a few notches with this insanely delicious peanut butter & banana pancake sandwich. This was preceded by my winning a THIRD gift card to Athleta! I now have a mini stock pile of cards just burning a whole in my pocket. I can’t wait to treat myself […]Read more "Pancake sandwiches and embracing the boot"
To those of you who read my last post…. THANK YOU! To those of you who commented, you reminded me why I started blogging in the first place-THANK YOU for your beautiful, honest, & thoughtful comments. How was your weekend?? Mine was great & packed full of training. Friday evening I went to a restorative […]Read more "Best run of my life"
Hey! I’m sorry for not posting more regularly but I have many great excuses 😉 First, I have fallen head over heels in love. I am utterly obsessed, madly in love, sleep deprived but very happy. I am in love with every single aspect of my marathon training program. Week 7 and 8 were very successful! […]Read more "Marathon training update week 7 & 8"
Man, I almost forgot how great running feels. That’s right, I am off my running break & slowly easing my way back into my training. On Wednesday I attended what I think should definitely be an annual affair- Run with the Bus! A huge shout out and hug goes out to Kelley from Motion Starved […]Read more "Running for the fun of it"
The day has finally come! RUN WITH THE BUS is tomorrow night! I ran this fun, free, race last year and had a blast. Who doesn’t love good company, killer hills, snacks, and prizes at the finish?! If you are planning on coming, find more details here. Last year I dropped my stuff off at Athleta […]Read more "Run with the Bus!"
Hey! Happy Sunday to you. I was excited to get out of bed today because I had a date with my darling friend Kelly. We went to Athleta for another free class! Today was BootCamp with Brighton and it rocked my world. I had never tried a boot camp class before but within 10 minutes, […]Read more "The greatest date"
Hello! Saturday means no 5 AM wakeup call, what a sweet treat! Yesterday was a crazy day at work but it ended with such a pleasant surprise… A gift card to one of my favorite stores!! Patients at my work can fill out little “excellent” forms when they receive good care. At our staff meeting the […]Read more "Sweet Saturday & an 8 mile run"
Hey! I hope you had a fabulous weekend! My weekend was all fun and no work. Yesterday morning instead of riding the bus for over an hour to get to an amazing yoga class at Athleta, I ran!! Typical commute/wait time on bus: 1-1.5 hours each way (painfully slow) Commute time on foot: 29 minutes […]Read more "Running faster than the bus & weekend recap"
The more you add to your life (even fun, awesome, healthy things) the less time you have for “chorey” type things like washing your dishes and cooking. One of the potential side effects of scheduling several workouts per week after work is a nasty little word called “hangry” which Urban Dictionary defines as “When you […]Read more "Set yourself up for success, then celebrate."