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Preparations have Begun

Preparations have Begun

Knowing that I have exactly 2 weeks before I begin my new job in Chicago is beyond scary. It’s so fast! And is the day after my spring goal half in Pittsburgh. And the week after a crazy week two weeks of travel. 4/21 – Philly 4/22 – Baltimore 4/23 – Philly (in an 8 … Continue reading

Remaining #BostonStrong

Remaining #BostonStrong

After my run yesterday, I settled in to watch some shows I had DVR’d over the last week. It included the 60 Minutes episode with Shalene Flanagan, and the Today Show from April 15th. After reading blog posts, and following so many friends who are in Boston preparing to race or cheer, I was reminded … Continue reading

So… I’ve got good news and I have bad news

So… I’ve got good news and I have bad news

If you’ve been following along on all my different social media outlets, you know I’ve been facing some craziness. I’ve had some big decisions to make, and they stressed me out. I’ve talked to friends, mentors, colleagues, and said more prayers than I’ve said in a long time. The hardest part was that the major … Continue reading

Next Stop: Exhaustion

I have to admit that I’ve been struggling this week. Since racing under bad conditions (that I admittedly put myself in) last weekend, my body has been revolting. I’ve been tired all week. I haven’t been able to get myself up to run in the mornings, and work has been absolutely nuts (11-12 hour days … Continue reading

Three on Thursday: So Much Excitement!

Three on Thursday: So Much Excitement!

Ahhhhh I’m out of control with excitement this week. Yes, just like this Things I’m happy About – I get to see business school friends this weekend. It’s my 5 year reunion! I cannot believe I’ve been out for 5 years. It will involve lots of laughing, lots of looking at pics of people’s kids, … Continue reading

Faster! Faster!

Faster! Faster!

I feel like every post about running that I write, recently, involves me running faster than ever before. This probably comes off as a bit braggy, and in a way, yes it is. I am beyond excited that my body, and mind, are allowing me to run faster. Don’t get me wrong, I’m still not … Continue reading

Three on Thursday: Progress & Processing

Three on Thursday: Progress & Processing

This has been an expectedly crazy week, and I think it’s the shortest, yet longest, week ever. Things that Make Me Happy – This weekend, even though it maybe raining, I get to see some of my favorite people, Meredith and Karen. We’re running the Back on my Feet 5 mile here in Philly. – … Continue reading