October 9, 2014


New Balance Reach the Beach Relay Race Recap

Save & Share … It’s hard to recap a relay race. Capturing 30+ hours of fun while running 200 miles with little sleep – some more than others (shout out to my dear Caitlin, Ahem) – all while hanging out in a van is quite challenging. Almost as challenging as the race. It sounds crazy […]

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September 29, 2014


New Balance Factory, Innovation Studio and Sports Research Lab Tour Recap

Save & Share … A couple of weeks ago I conquered my second relay race – the New Balance Reach the Beach Relay in New Hampshire. I was invited by the lovely folks at New Balance to participate on their blogger team which we named, “Team Pumped Up Kicks.” My race recap will follow shortly […]

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September 24, 2014


Running for the Kids: Holcomb Bridge Hustle 5K

Save & Share … Can I just say how much I LOVE that my kids’ school PTA’s primary fundraiser is a 5K RUN? So fabulous on so many levels. It’s an awesome way to involve entire families and the community; to encourage fitness; and of course, to support the school. My sister, my daughter and […]

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September 17, 2014


Black Girls Run! Sweat With Your Sole 5K & 15K Race Recap

Save & Share … I’m a race girl. Let me clarify that, I’m not necessarily “racing” but I love the thrill of a race. The event itself. The training, the planning, hooking up a new race outfit, seeing people at the race and that awesome feeling of accomplishment after I’m done. A post-race celebratory beer […]

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September 10, 2014


Boston Bound for the New Balance Reach the Beach Relay

Save & Share … It was about this time last year that I was getting ready to take on my first 200 mile relay race – and oh what an eventful 200 miles it was. I had an absolute blast which is why I was thrilled when New Balance invited me to run on one […]

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August 26, 2014


Top 5 Reasons to Visit Kenya

Save & Share … This summer I had the opportunity to take an unexpected 9-day media trip to Kenya which has become one of my all time favorite places in the world. I never thought it could rival my love for Capri, Italy, or Barcelona, Spain, but the Masai Mara in Kenya instantly won my […]

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August 21, 2014


Middle School Independence, My #Blogust First

Save & Share … As moms our lives are continually filled with firsts. Each day with kids brings new milestones, new opportunities and new challenges, too. This is my first year as a mother of two middle schoolers. My son, Miles, just started 8th grade, and my baby girl, Milan, made the move from elementary […]

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August 12, 2014

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5 Reasons to runDisney at Disneyland

Save & Share … In light of registration opening today for runDisney’s Tinker Bell Half Marathon Weekend, I’m channeling my inner princess and sharing 5 reasons to runDisney at Disneyland. While I have many reasons that I’d love to pack my bags and jet-set across the country to Walt Disney’s original theme park, these five […]

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August 5, 2014


My Next Race: Black Girls Run! Sweat With Your Sole 15K

Save & Share … I just registered for my next race, the Black Girls Run! Sweat With Your Sole 15K on September 7, 2014, in Atlanta. Fun! The race is a part of the third annual race and conference weekend hosted by Black Girls Run! I wasn’t able to attend last year’s weekend but I […]

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July 28, 2014


5 Tips to Revive Your Running Routine

Tips to Revive Your Running

Save & Share … Wouldn’t it be nice if life was perfect and everything we decided to do happened with no setbacks? Yup, it would be, but it’s not perfect. Or, as a good friend once told me, “life is not neat.” Everyone suffers from setbacks. It’s not that they happen but how we handle […]

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