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New Celestial Seasonings Chai Teas + Tea Giveaway!

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Thank you to my friends at Celestial Seasonings for sponsoring this post! Do you guys remember when I was out in Colorado visiting Celestial Seasonings (<—check out that post for tea brewing tips) on a blog trip last October? Well, while I was there, we had the opportunity to sample something new and, at the time, still top secret: their Continue Reading …

Sweating Buckets

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Hi friends! I’m sweating buckets here in DC – it’s so much hotter/more humid here than it was at the beach last week! Gross. I met my track group this morning at Yorktown High School and we all said it felt kind of like we were swimming. Hello, 1000% humidity, it’s not nice to see you. This morning’s workout was mile repeats, and the coaches had Continue Reading …

Outer Banks Vacation Finale

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Hi friends! I’m back in DC after a wonderful week in the Outer Banks on vacation. Here’s a recap of the last of our adventures at the beach! If you missed the first two recaps, check those out first: Outer Banks Vacation Part 1, Outer Banks Vacation Part 2. Despite the cloudy photo above and the rainy/stormy weather forecast, we actually ended Continue Reading …

Baked Oatmeal Apricot Snack Bars

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It’s summer travel season, and between trips and busy days, I’m all about the portable snack bars lately. Anyone else? For this month’s Almond Breeze partnership creation, in honor of how much all of us travel in summer, I decided to whip up a new grab-and-go appropriate but still healthy and tasty bar recipe. I’ve been sharing a lot of Continue Reading …

Outer Banks Adventures Continued!

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Hi friends! The fun continues here in the Outer Banks! I just got in a great run this morning – it was humid but cloudy so not crazy hot. 4 miles at a nice clip with 2 (untimed) stops for mini boot camps. Felt good to move! Continue Reading …

Outer Banks Adventures So Far

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Hi friends – and hello from Duck, NC in the Outer Banks! You have already seen some of our adventures on Instagram, but Matt and I are here with our families and friends for our annual beach vacation. So far, so good! :) I <3 the beach. It’s so beautiful here! On our first morning here (Sunday), Matt and I got in a great run with our Continue Reading …

Tips for Running in Europe

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Hi friends! Matt and I are officially in the Outer Banks in North Carolina on our annual beach trip with our families, so I asked my friend Ashley to pop in and share a guest post with some of her favorite Tips for Running in Europe. Ashley lived in Switzerland for the past 2 years until just recently moving back to NYC. I had a lot of fun reading Continue Reading …

Friday Randomness

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Hi friends! Brace yourself – this post is going to be niiiice and random. First: hello from the train! I’m playing hooky today and heading up to Philadelphia to see my college BFFs Turner (who had a baby a couple months ago I’ve been dying to meet) and Kris (who is in town visiting from Paris)! I’ll be back in DC tonight and then Matt and I leave Continue Reading …