Month: August 2017

CIM Marathon Training: Week 4

CIM Marathon Training: Week 4

Last week was the hardest of CIM training so far. I was recovering from the previous Sunday’s half marathon and was up in Big Bear with the cross country team that I coach Monday-Friday. While the runs in Big Bear are beautiful, the altitude was […]

America’s Finest City Half Marathon Recap

America’s Finest City Half Marathon Recap

As you probably already know, I ran the America’s Finest City Half Marathon this past weekend. It was kind of a last minute decision to sign up for this race but I heard good things about it from my boss and was eager to get […]

San Diego Weekend Recap& CIM Marathon Training Week 3

San Diego Weekend Recap& CIM Marathon Training Week 3

Happy Monday! This weekend was jam packed for us, so it’s no wonder that Henri, Liv and I all woke up with a cold this morning.  Our weekend started bright and early with a 4am wake-up call on Saturday. I had to set up for […]

Refueling After Your Run w/ FAGE Total

Refueling After Your Run w/ FAGE Total

Happy Friday! I hope you have some exciting plans in the works for the weekend. We have a true race weekend lined up with Henri racing a 5K tomorrow and me the half on Sunday. Hopefully between all the running we can fit in some […]

Thinking Out Loud & ALMOST DONE!

Thinking Out Loud & ALMOST DONE!

How is today Thursday? This week is flying by! Probably because my days are go-go-go from before the sun is even up! It’s been a loooong time since I hopped on the Thinking Out Loud train and since I have a lot of random thoughts […]

CIM Marathon Training Week 2

CIM Marathon Training Week 2

Happy Monday! I hope you all had a great weekend! Henri and I made it to church for the first time in a while and spent a good amount of time cleaning and organizing the house so I’m starting the new week feeling refreshed! I’m […]

Breastfeeding and Running

Breastfeeding and Running

Today is the last day of World Breastfeeding Week and as Liv and I are in the end stages of weaning I thought it was a fitting time to share a little bit about our experience with breastfeeding and some tips that I found helpful this […]

Hello From Vegas & Training Summary: 7/31/17-8/6/2017

Hello From Vegas & Training Summary: 7/31/17-8/6/2017

Hello from Las Vegas!  I’m two days into the USATF Level 1 Coaching Course and I am soooo looking forward to today. We’ll finally be talking about the endurance races! Yesterday was all about sprints, hurdles, relays and throws which I current have nothing to […]

ProForm Blogger & Thank Goodness It’s Friday

ProForm Blogger & Thank Goodness It’s Friday

You guys! I am so excited to finally tell you about my partnership with ProForm!  I’ve been obsessed with their treadmills ever since I got the chance to check out their Boston Marathon Treadmill at the Runner’s World Half & Festival back in 2014! There […]

Tentative 2017 Fall Racing Schedule

Tentative 2017 Fall Racing Schedule

I know I promised you all some exciting blog news to be up yesterday (which I’m sure you were all anticipating with baited breath) but things got pushed a little bit so I won’t be able to let the cat out of the bag until […]