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Looking back at my race recaps throughout 2014 made me think about what my top posts were as well. I was actually surprised at what the results were. Check out my four most popular posts below and if you missed one throughout the year, here is your chance to catch up! Year in Review-Running A full recap all in one […]

I have to admit: 2014 was a great running year for me. I can only hope that 2015 is even better. To be honest, I went into 2014 only planning to run one marathon and the Army Ten Miler. In the end, my calendar filled up unexpectedly. I can’t turn don This year I added two more marathons to my […]

I like to consider myself a damn good athlete but after trying [solidcore]: I am humbled. *Apologies ahead of time that there are no pictures of me: I was too busy getting my butt kicked! This past weekend, [solidcore] opened a new location in Ballston (Arlington, VA) and after hearing all of the buzz it has created in DC, I […]

Since the weather has been chilly outdoors, I have been staying indoors and going on the treadmill when I can’t hit the pavement. The treadmill can be boring but I am here to bring you an interval workout for you that won’t leave you staring at the wall! Have fun with this and feel free to adjust the recommended speeds […]

This week I am letting you take a peek in my grocery cart! Every Saturday (or Sunday) morning I head out to the store and stock up on groceries for the week for the three of us. I usually get our main pantry and fridge staples at Aldi’s or Wal Mart and pick-up anything special at Wegmans. This week, I […]

This Friday, along with Mar on the Run, Eat Pray Run DC and You Signed Up for What?, I am sharing my Five Favorite Winter Activities (and traditions) as part of the: In no particular order… Running through the Festival of Lights at Bull Run This was the second year I pushed Addison in the BOB through the 5K course and it is so much fun! […]

It’s getting colder outside and I LOVE how the stores are filled with winter vegetables. My favorite: spaghetti squash! Nutrition Facts Those who are on a low-carb diet like to use spaghetti squash in place of pasta. I even sneak it in Addy’s diet so that she is getting her vegetables (to her they are noodles!). Most varieties of winter squash […]