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Reclaiming my Dedication: My 14 mile Blizzard Run

Reclaiming my Dedication: My 14 mile Blizzard Run

I’m a weather dork. Running has amplified my level of dorkdom. I’m known for checking the hourly weather beginning 12-24 hours before a long run or race. I do this to prepare myself physically (right clothes, etc) and mentally (psyching myself up & determining my mantra), but also to adjust what time I’m going to … Continue reading

Who says you can’t go home?

Who says you can’t go home?

It’s been 10 years since I was in college, but I spent the weekend straddling between being 22 and 32, and it was amazing. The best thing about reunions is that you get the best of both worlds: you have lived, learned, and you have more money than you did back then, but your friendships … Continue reading

The Unplanned Weekend of Milestones

The Unplanned Weekend of Milestones

If you follow me on Instagram or Twitter, you know I posted. A lot. My weekend started with an easy 3 mile run Saturday morning, involved a ridiculously painful yet awesome runner specific deep tissue massage at PhilaMassages, and a shopping spree at Athleta. The milestone of Saturday, other than learning that there are no … Continue reading

Weekend Recap: Being Thankful not Discouraged

I’ve found myself being a little too much of a Negative Nelly recently. If I’m going to be in a bad mood, I’d rather be Grumpy Bear, because then at least I’m a cute little bear living in the clouds. Image from made-in-china.com Recently, I’ve had numerous frustrations across many facets of my life, I’ve … Continue reading

Weekend Recap & April Goals

I consistently walk the line between flexible and steadfast in keeping to my training plans. I’m a firm believer in listening to my body, and there are some days I need to change up my plans to do what it needs. I blame yoga for this. I’ve had a number of instructors that start off … Continue reading