Building a Base Part 2

Building a Base Part 2

I have one more week left of base training before I start officially training for the 2019 Chicago Marathon. As of now I'm feeling much better about my running. I've lost a few pounds and my daily runs (4-5 miles) feel great. Here's a recap of what's happened between my first base recap and now: [...]

Workout Gear for Less

Workout Gear for Less

I have been kicking things back into full gear with my running regime and it's been feeling great. It’s funny to see just how much I want to work out now… I don’t feel like myself when I skip a few days. One thing that I am in desperate need of is sports bras. My collection has [...]

Getting Back to Running

Getting Back to Running

After running the Boston Marathon I took a break from running. I stoped the first two weeks to let my body recover, then I got really busy with work and then I just never made the effort to put the shoelaces back on...sad, I know. I ran maybe three times a week and really just [...]

Chicago Marathon

Chicago Marathon

I am so excited to finally announce that I'm running the Chicago Marathon in 2019!   I'm running with a special charity, Autism Speaks. Autism Speaks is an organization I have fundraised for in the past. As a sister of Alpha Xi Delta, we fundraised, walked, and volunteered at walks for Autism Speaks. We also volunteered [...]

Giant Race Series Sweep

Giant Race Series Sweep

This weekend I completed the Giant Race Sweep Series which meaning I ran in all four Giant Races: My favorite part about running the series was getting all the medals! Who doesn't like this part?!? In total we go 7 medals. Pretty sweet if you ask me. Along with the Series Sweep I also participated [...]

Boston 2 Big Sur Challenge

Boston 2 Big Sur Challenge

Over the weekend I got to experience something I’m calling CRAZINESS. 2 marathons…2 coasts…13 Days… This is by far one of the craziest running challenges I have ever participated in but it was 100% amazing and worth all the pain I’m currently in (my quads are extremely sore). How did this all start? I signed […]