Hey you guys :). What a week it’s been. I always think things will calm down after big races, but life doesn’t work that way, doesn’t it? This has been a crazy intense week filled with lots of work stuff, studying (my actuarial test is one week away…eek!), and lots of good moments in between. Easy recovery… Continue reading Life post-marathon + rainy running highs + we are the Broad City gals + must watch this documentary
And just like that, marathon number 4 is complete! Buckle up and get ready for a lengthy post to recap this roller coaster of a race and weekend 🙂 Day before race day: travel + site seeing Friday started off with a road trip to Newport, Rhode Island. 4 hours, a few Kelly Roberts podcasts, and approximately… Continue reading Newport marathon race weekend and recap
Well, it was not the race I was expecting. I didn’t reach my goal of getting a PR. In fact, I didn’t even come close, but I wouldn’t trade this experience for any other any, and I am genuinely beyond grateful for each and every mile of this race. This was the toughest race I’ve… Continue reading Newport marathon – quick update!
Hope your weeks are off to a grrr-eat start! Mine sure is here as it is finally MARATHON WEEK!!! How can you not be in a good mood the week of a race ;)? I don’t know about you guys, but even though it’s taper time, the week of a marathon is always pretty involved for… Continue reading Walks give me life + hair dying party + week 14 of marathon training
Next week I’ll be running my fourth marathon 🙂 Each marathon and training cycle has it’s own place in my heart, but this one has been incredibly special as I feel I’ve come such a long way in my personal life, and I owe a whole lot of it to running. I’ve mentioned in past posts how the beginning… Continue reading Celebrating this marathon training cycle + how races equal life
And just like that, another weekend has passed! Let’s recap, shall we? Saturday: unlimited sushi + Puff Saturday day I spent saying goodbye to the family back home, catching up on some studying on the train back to NYC, grocery shopping, organizing my life back in the city, and enjoying some down time. Before I knew… Continue reading Puff the play + afternoon picnic + week 13 of marathon training
I spent this past week back in my hometown, Poughkeepsie, NY. This week was everything I needed to feel whole again. Every time I go home, I appreciate it more and more. 🙂 This was a also a pretty big week as my little sister, who is a senior in college, officially heard back from… Continue reading Lovely week at home: school play + fun catch ups + little sis got into college!!