On June 3rd I joined some of my Rugged Maniac team mates for a fun run that bills it'self as "The World’s first Running Music Festival" at the Aviator Sports & Events Center in Brooklyn. The Night Nation Run website states clearly that if you are hoping for a PR, this is probably not the … Continue reading Night Nation Run!
I've already told you that I will be running the Baltimore Running Festival Half Marathon in October and raising money for Back on My Feet! As we get closer to the race and training gets more serious along with my fundraising efforts, I thought it was time to give you some more information about Back on … Continue reading Back on My Feet: FundRACING
Anyone who knows me knows how much I love Avocados. It's not a subversive edgy opinion- basically everyone loves them. It's actually a trend at this point. The way everyone went bananas for bacon and there were bacon band-aides and bacon cupcakes and bacon smoothies-- now the avocado is getting the same treatment. Unlike the gross … Continue reading Avocado Toast
A few months ago my friend Vanessa invited me to a boxing class with her at Overthrow. She sent me a link to sign up for a free month of Class Pass so I could join her. I did not plan to keep up a membership but I'm totally hooked. I love Class Pass, if you'd like … Continue reading Class Pass
On April 29th I got back into the 5k game with the Run for the Wild 5k at the Bronx Zoo! With 5,197 participants this race was pretty huge. It was amazing to see such a turn out to support The Wildlife Conservation Society! Personally I cannot imagine trying to organize an event for that … Continue reading Run for the Wild 5k
Recently my shins started hurting, and then by the time they felt better my knee started hurting. What do you do when your shins hurt and your knee hurts? Well, if you're smart you lay off running and do other kinds of exercise. I chose to sit around. Naturally, that led to some weight gain and … Continue reading New streak! Getting back on track
So proud of my best friend Patti for running her first 5K this month with the Annapolis Striders!! Go Patti!! CONGRATULATIONS!! She finished with a time of 28:4! Speedy little lady! The love of my life, Patti and I have been best friends since 8th grade. We have seen many ups and downs together. She has … Continue reading Inspirational Runner Spotlight!
I hope everyone had a great New Year's Eve! Usually, NYE is a night for major partying but this year I decided I didn't have it in me. That is not to say I was disappointed in any way with my tame night in. I've been excited about my nothin' plans for a month! I … Continue reading New Year, new goals, same me