Weekly Workouts #4

Phew. What a week it has been! Both last week and this week are off to a busy start: I’ve worked all weekend, work tonight, and have clinical tomorrow (Tuesday). So when all is said and done, I’ll have “worked” 32 hours this week plus my normal classwork and nannying. Luckily, my classwork isn’t tooRead more

Cold Weather Running Tips

I have been running on and off for 8 years now and I have found that I love to run in the winter! There is something so special and cool about running under snow-covered trees and being able to see my breath. It also doesn’t hurt that I don’t come home a sweaty mess –Read more

Washington DC + Marine Corps Marathon Recap

HAPPY MONDAY! I’ve been back from Washington DC for a week now and only now just getting up this post. I actually got sick on our trip and had a cold and cough for most of the last week that I’m finally getting over.Β  DC is one of our favorite cities because there is soRead more

October Wrap-Up

Greetings from Washington DC! Maybe. It depends on when you’re reading this. But we’re DC bound for the weekend – holla! Matt’s running the Marine Corps Marathon on the 28th so we decided to take a long weekend! It’s hard to believe October is nearly over and the holiday season is officially starting! I don’tRead more

Chicago Marathon 2018 – Update

Greetings! It’s been a hot minute since I last shared a marathon training update and that’s because… well… I’m not running the Chicago Marathon this year. I know. It’s probably not much of a shocker considering I haven’t been able to run much, if at all. Injury Strikes If you have been reading my blogRead more

10 Running Safety Tips

10 Running Safety Tips

There are affiliate links in this post. While I may earn a small commission from anything purchased through these links, all earnings from this post will be donated to the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children.Β  On July 18, 2018, Mollie Tibbetts went for a run outside and never returned. On August 22, 2018,Read more

water, water, everywhere

water

Happy Friday! It’s a gloomy, and sorta wet, day here in Chicago so I thought… why not talk about WATER on the blog?! So here we are. Let’s get to it! I’m just going to come out and say it: you’re probably not drinking enough water. Yeah, we all know we should be drinking 8Read more