Weekly Training Recap & Boston Weekend

Weekly Training Recap & Boston Weekend

Happy Boston Marathon Day! While I wasn’t actually able to take today off to go to the marathon, I did get to spend a few days up in Boston over the weekend and MAN does that whole city embrace their race! I had such a great time seeing friends, going on runs along the river and taking … Continue reading

Book Review: Meb For Mortals

Book Review: Meb For Mortals

If you’re a runner there’s a good chance about a year ago you were glued to a TV or computer screen watching this unforgettable moment. The moment Meb Keflezighi won the Boston Marathon. One year after an unthinkable attack on the race, 38 year old Meb Keflezighi (who was largely considered “to old” to win … Continue reading

Weekly Training Recap

Weekly Training Recap

This was definitely a trying week.  I’ve been feeling like I piled a little too much on my plate between working full time, teaching yoga, taking 2 classes and trying to keep up with my own yoga practice and running.   At times this week I literally felt like I was drowning and right when I … Continue reading

Yoga for Athletes

Yoga for Athletes

This morning I start teaching a new yoga class at work – Yoga for Athletes! I love sharing the benefits of yoga with fellow runner and other athletes, so I’m really looking forward to teaching this class. In the meantime I thought I’d share with you a post I wrote for our blog at work … Continue reading

A Fall Marathon On The Calendar…

A Fall Marathon On The Calendar…

As many of you may know, the lottery for the 2015 Marine Corps Marathon took place a few weeks ago. I ran Marine Corps in 2013 and I loved it.  From the minute I started the race, I knew it wouldn’t be my only time running it. I decided to enter the lottery for 2015 … Continue reading

Weekly Training Recap

Weekly Training Recap

This week I gave myself a bit of a break… The past few weeks my legs have felt like lead every time I ran and with a test in one class and my online class beginning this week I decided to give my legs a rest and spend some extra time on my classes. If you … Continue reading

Book Review – Running Strong

Book Review – Running Strong

Recently I was contact by Runner’s World and offered the opportunity to read and review a new book called Running Strong – ummm, yes please! First off, I’ll admit that I wasn’t exactly sure what to expect from this book, but honestly, I love it and it is hands down a fantastic resource for any … Continue reading

Weekly Training Recap

This weekend between studying for a test I have coming up and a few short runs I’ve been digging into this new book, Running Strong by Dr. Jordan Metzl, courtesy of Runner’s World.  (The book will be officially released tomorrow!) I can’t wait to share more details about it with you, but as of right now I’d say … Continue reading

Run Club – we don’t just run.

Run Club – we don’t just run.

I’ve written before about joining a run club (and how NOT scary it is!) and you’ve certainly seen my run club friends pop up in many of my posts and pictures – some of us even made it into Runner’s World this year! Jason and I were fortunate to not only find a group of … Continue reading

The One With All The Trash

The One With All The Trash

Do you ever have an experience that you want to write a post about, and you know somewhere in it there’s a point, but you’re not exactly sure what it is? Well that’s this post, so bear with me while I go on a bit of a ramble in hopes of finding my point! A couple … Continue reading