SNOW DAY!!! Sweat + Eats Update

We are in the middle of a snow storm here in Boston and I thought I’d take the time for a little update here on the blog… Work Update I’ve been uploading family vlogs on Sundays to my YouTube channel. When I would usually work on a blog post, I’ve been editing these. They vary week […]

Chicago Marathon 2014 Race Recap

Read part 1 of my Chicago Marathon recap here. As the gun went off, my heart rate soared with excitement. I was doing this. I was running this damn marathon even if I had to walk the last 6 miles. I knew I followed my plan religiously and had to trust “the training.”  I wasn’t […]

My First Marathon: Chicago Marathon Recap 2014

After training for over 4 months, yesterday I completed my first marathon in 4:17:42. Below is part 1 of my recap… Flying To Chicago on Friday, October 10th I did not miss one training run. My coach Jess was great at modifying my program to my schedule. My body was ready for this race. However, […]

SELF Workout In The Park with The Laughing Cow & Hungry Girl

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My second favorite city is officially Chicago. The Laughing Cow invited me to join them at the Chicago event, SELF Magazine’s Workout In The Park this past weekend. Not only did they have me at Chicago, but the icing on the cake was working alongside Lisa Lilien of Hungry Girl. It’s funny, people either LOVE […]

I Ran 10-miles With My Video Camera!

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As a full-time YouTuber, of course I had to bring my Flip cam with me during the Urbanathlon.  I still have not received my bag with my digital camera (tear) but wanted to go ahead and publish this video using a few pictures from others who snapped shots.  Watch me fly over the last giant […]

Men’s Health Urbanathlon Chicago 2011 Race Recap

One of the main reasons I loved Chicago so much was it’s walkability and the social scene.  From amazing restaurants to the bars with good music and well dressed people without being snotty or clubby, this is my kind of city. After dinner on Saturday, my friend Andrea brought roomie and I to a couple […]

I Love Chicago! Travel Suggestions From My Urbanathlon Visit

As a Bostonian, people have always suggested that I would fall in love with Chicago.  I am happy to admit that all those people were right.  Chicago is a beautiful, clean city with amazing restaurants, parks and bars.  I travelled to the windy city for the Men’s Health Urbanathlon.  It was held Saturday, October 15th and […]