I am 10 weeks in and have 9 weeks to go until I attempt to run my first marathon. Up to this point, I have actually enjoyed training. However, this past Friday I had to run 16 miles and that my friends may have been my tipping point. I’m not smiling in the above picture because I took it after… Read More
If you noticed I haven’t been posting as much this week, that is because I’m on a mini vacation with my family in Cape Cod. My brother’s family flew in from LA on Tuesday night and I drove down with my sister and her family yesterday. When it rains on the Cape, there is a subtle calmness in the air… Read More
The 4th of July was filled with fun, friends and family!
T-4 days before my favorite holiday, the 4th of July! This weekend, I continued my marathon training. I ran 11 miles at an easy pace along the beaches in my town. At mile 7, I stopped by one of the beaches with snack bar and grabbed a cup of water to have with my energy gel. I picked up the… Read More
Nantucket is one of my favorite places to visit. When roomie and I were invited to my good friend Rebecca’s wedding out on the island, I knew it was going to be an amazing weekend. We arrived by ferry from Hyannis on Friday afternoon around noon to walk around town and grab some lunch. Since I had a feeling I… Read More
For once in my adult life, I actually relaxed during a long weekend. I am running the Runner’s World Heartbreak Hill Half Marathon in a few weeks on June 8th. I haven’t been training much so I knew I wanted to get in a good long run. This is the inaugural Runner’s World race and festival in Newton and there… Read More