On My Radar

On My Radar

It already looks like July is going to be a GREAT month! I had a great fourth of July at the beach, I've already finished reading two books this month (YAY summer reading) AND today I'm off to Alaska for 10 days. I'm so ready for this vacation. I'm excited to get away for a few [...]

Amigos de las Americas

Amigos de las Americas

Nine years ago, I left home for eight weeks and traveled to Latin America with Amigos de las Americas to complete my high school volunteering hours. I spent the weeks in Tutepetongo (Tute), a small rural village in the state of Oaxaca, Mexico. Along with two other partners, I supported the community in building a fence around the community [...]

On My Radar

On My Radar

Happy, Happy, Happy Friday! I've had a great week so far. I'm heading to the Giants vs LA Dodger game tonight and then to Monterrey tomorrow morning to pick up my bib for the Big Sur International Marathon. I'm really looking forward to spending this weekend in great weather and running next to a fantastic view. [...]

PB at the Boston Marathon

PB at the Boston Marathon

Tired of all my Boston posts?! I promise this is my last one...for now. This is isn't necessary a recap but more a what I've learned throughout my Boston training/running experience. So for the longest time I didn't understand why people said "personal best" instead of "personal record", but now it makes perfect sense. I mean I [...]