Hi everyone! I had such an awesome weekend, most of which only happened because I stopped overthinking everything and just let myself have fun! Do you ever feel like you’re overthinking every thing that you do? If you read my post about #recoveringrunnerproblems, you’ll remember that one of my struggles post-injury is overthinking everything – … More When You Stop Overthinking
Hi everyone! I’m starting this week off on an exciting note: I’m back to my normal work schedule and have the next 3 days off! Yay! And boy do I need it! Thursday, Friday, and Saturday of last week were pretty scary – my heart pain came back worse than before. It starts as a … More Sometimes You Just Really Need…
Hi everyone! I hope you all had a fabulous weekend! My “weekends” are weird now that I work Thursdays through Sundays. It feels strange to work when everyone else is home! Sunday was actually a mess because it was Father’s Day and I was missing my dad so much. I called him on my lunch … More Lucky Number 7
Hi everyone! I had such an exciting weekend! It started out on Friday with volunteering at the Hot Chocolate 5k/15k packet pickup (which you can read about tomorrow!), some new running shoes (you can also read about that tomorrow, yay!), and finished with the Hot Chocolate 5k on Sunday morning! Since I was working packet … More Race Recap: Hot Chocolate 5k (Plus Some Monday Motivation From My Husband!)
Hey everyone! First of all, I want to thank everyone for all of your support with last Thursday’s post! Andrew and I are so excited to be moving to Alaska and I can’t wait to get up there in a few weeks! But I’ve got a few more things to do before we move up … More Monday Motivation: I Can and I Will
Hey everyone! I had the best weekend ever visiting my best friend in DC! I’m tired so this is going to be a picture-heavy post! Saturday: We started out our day early at the National Zoo! I’d never been there which is silly since it’s free! My husband was super interested in going to the … More Monday Motivation: Try Running In New Places
Hey everyone! With all of my recent “I’M A HALF MARATHONER!” blog posts you’re probably wondering what’s next for me. If you know me at all, you know I constantly have to have some sort of challenge/adventure to look forward to, and finishing my first half marathon is going to be tough to top. I … More Monday Motivation: On To The Next One!
Hi everyone! In case you didn’t notice, I’ve been writing a lot of sappy posts about how much I love running lately. Yes, it was Valentine’s week last week, but I’m still loving running way more than normal. And there’s really only one explanation for that: the Disney Princess Half Marathon is THIS WEEKEND! Like … More Monday Motivation: A Dream Is A Wish Your Heart Makes
Hi everyone! I hope you had a great weekend! Mine was filled with Barre3 (the power FINALLY came back on and I took a class on Friday and Saturday!), 6th row tickets to Saturday’s Flyers game, and the longest run I’ve done yet (11!!!!! Ahhh!!!). Plus I got to sleep in on Sunday! The game … More Monday Motivation: Loving Yourself
Hey everyone! Fabulous news: this is my 100th blog post AND tomorrow is my 6 month blogiversary! How crazy is that! I can’t believe how far I’ve come since I started this blog. Let’s take a look back, shall we? I ran my slowest 5k ever after taking 3 months off running and realized how … More Monday Motivation: I’ve Come A Long Way!