Happy Friday + Halloween workout!


Happy Friday and Happy Halloween! For all of you who are expecting trick or treaters this fine evening, here’s a fun game for you:   … Continue Reading →

Dear NYC Marathon Runners

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Dear NYC Marathon Runners: It’s finally here… the weekend and in particular, the day, that we’ve each been preparing for over the past few months.  … Continue Reading →

My packing list for NYC Marathon!


So last week if you would have asked me how I was feeling about NYC Marathon, I would have said “meh” and really not had … Continue Reading →

8 ways to treat running aches and pains


Running aches and pains are inevitable… after all, running is an abusive sport (I think that’s why it’s such a great stress reliever… no better … Continue Reading →

Dealing with taper & a good laugh


Have I mentioned before that I have a love-hate relationship with taper? Love: LOTS more sleep, shorter runs, not wanting to crawl under my desk … Continue Reading →

The life of a heel striker + Mizuno Wave Rider 18 product review


The following post is sponsored by FitFluential LLC on behalf of Mizuno. Ever since “Born to Run” became a phenomenon (the book is awesome, don’t … Continue Reading →

Call me a maniac & nutrition question


Thanks everyone for entering my series of giveaways! I loved reading all of your comments (and your list of bucket races made me add a … Continue Reading →

The best gift for a runner


***Today is the last day to enter my Nuun giveaway!!***   This year for our anniversary, the hubs surprised me with what I am calling … Continue Reading →

DIY: Race tutu tutorial


With Halloween just around the corner, so are all of the fun costume races! The most important thing when running a costume race is your … Continue Reading →

One thing gets me up to run in the morning


In case you’ve missed it, I have four giveaways going on right now — check it out here! *** One of the questions I get … Continue Reading →