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The Shins concert + time of the month + week 11 of marathon training

Hello!! Not too much to report this week. This week was super low key, mostly filled with recovering from Costa Rica and getting my life back together. The highlight by far was seeing my favorite band of all time, The Shins at Music Hall of Williamsburg! I actually didn’t even know they were in town until… Continue reading The Shins concert + time of the month + week 11 of marathon training

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Costa Rica days 6-7: beach days + snorkeling + pura vida!

Our final chapter of the trip took place in the Guanacaste Province, filled with pristine beaches and tons of chillaxin’. Day 6: Simple beach day The morning started with the ONLY run I did the entire trip (#fail). 3 miles right along the beach 🙂 If you’ve been on my blog since last summer, you’ll… Continue reading Costa Rica days 6-7: beach days + snorkeling + pura vida!

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Costa Rica days 4-5: 3 hikes in 1 day in La Fortuna + canyoning/cliff diving adventure

This next chapter took place in La Fortuna, one of the more touristy areas of the country, but no less beautiful or fun 🙂 Day 4: Hanging bridges hike + Arenal volcano hike + La Fortuna waterfall hike  I woke up earlier than Michelle, and opted to take a walk around the neighborhood. Our cabin was a bit… Continue reading Costa Rica days 4-5: 3 hikes in 1 day in La Fortuna + canyoning/cliff diving adventure

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Costa Rica days 2-3: hiking Manual Antonio + evening in Quepos + BUNGEE JUMPING! + Monteverde cloud forest

Day 2: hiking in Manual Antonio National Park + a relaxed evening in Quepos We woke up in our last-minute cabina, and headed straight to our original hostel to finally check in. We opted to return instead of stay in the cabina since 1) the hostel was cheaper and more social, 2) free breakfast 3)… Continue reading Costa Rica days 2-3: hiking Manual Antonio + evening in Quepos + BUNGEE JUMPING! + Monteverde cloud forest

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Costa Rica day 1: white water rafting + almost homeless

And just like that, our wonderful adventure is over! Michelle and I spent the past 8 days travelling all around the beautiful country of Costa Rica. It was everything I thought it would be, and more. Beyond gorgeous scenery, adrenaline-packed activities, and the happiest & friendliest people we’ll ever meet. Day 1: white water rafting in the… Continue reading Costa Rica day 1: white water rafting + almost homeless

Life · Running

The Griswolds concert + back to Queens + what running has done for me + week 9 of marathon training

Hello friends! I wanted to check in one last time before heading off to COSTA RICA TOMORROW! I can’t believe this day is finally here. I will be M.I.A. on this blog for the next week and a half, but you’d like, check my instagram for daily updates on my trip :). This week had… Continue reading The Griswolds concert + back to Queens + what running has done for me + week 9 of marathon training