Nike Women’s Half Marathon Race Recap: 3rd Trimester Running

If you are reading this because you are curious if it is safe to run a half marathon while pregnant, more specifically in your third trimester, you should consult your doctor or midwife. This is my experience and I am not qualified to give medical advice. Since announcing my pregnancy, people have been very honest […]

The Race: Boston Marathon Recap 2015 part 2

Today in Boston, the sun in shining and my legs are screaming. Oh what a difference 24 hours makes. Here is part 2 of my marathon recap. You can read part 1 here. The Start At the starting line, there was a sign to my hometown. Made me smile despite the nerves. I was in […]

Boston Marathon 2015 Recap Part 1

I finished running the Boston Marathon today in 3 hours and 57 minutes – hitting my goal by just 3 minutes! I still can’t believe I did it. Let’s start at the beginning…  On Sunday morning I woke up at 3 am for some stupid sale you might have heard of… #LillyForTarget. I should have […]

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, […]

Heartbreak Hill Half Marathon

If you are reading this post and wondering where my StitchFix Luna Vacay Recap is, I goofed inserting a link so here is the CORRECT link to read it here. On Sunday, I ran the Inaugural Runner’s World Heartbreak Hill Half Marathon just outside Boston in Chestnut Hill. I didn’t know I was running the […]

Race Recap: Disney Wine and Dine Half Marathon 2013

On Saturday, I completed the Disney Wine and Dine Half Marathon. I had one of the best race experiences and despite stopping for pictures with Disney characters along the way, finished under 2 hours! The race starts at 10pm on Saturday night so race day prep took some strategizing. For brunch, I had an omelet, […]

Disney Wine and Dine Half Marathon Recap II

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Day two  in Disney started with sleeping in until 9, blogging quick and then heading out to a busy day at the ESPN Wide World of Sports center. We started at the expo where runners could pick up their packets. I bought a pack of Rocktane Gu for the half marathon but was temped to […]

The Best Sunday Ever: Falmouth Road Race & JT/Jay Z

My review of the Falmouth Road Race was delayed due to the BEST CONCERT EVER. I bought tickets in March for the Justin Timberlake and Jay Z concert. City Sports and ESPN Boston had a few extra numbers to give out and asked if I wanted to run the iconic Falmouth Race Road about a […]

Oakley NY Mini 10K Recap & NYC weekend

This past weekend, I spent in New York City with Oakley Women to run the New York Mini 10K. How is a 10K mini you’re probably thinking? When the race first started in 1972, the organizer said it was a mini marathon for the women to run because back then, women were not always allowed […]

I Finally Accomplished What I Said I’d Do For A Long Time

On Sunday, I finally ran my first half marathon. For an entire year, I have been “training” for a 13.1 mile race since I finished the San Francisco Urbanathlon in November of 2011. Thanks to a busy schedule, last minute travel opportunities, and pure laziness, I trained but didn’t actually commit to any specific race. […]