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Running the DC Cherry Blossoms, CorePower Yoga, & An RD Cooking Class!

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Hello and happy Friday! After a beautiful week of summer-like weather in DC, today is rainy and gray. I tried to go to the pool this morning to swim laps only to arrive and find it was closed due to thunder. Major bummer! Should’ve slept in, after all. Ohhh well. It’s been a busy week – filled with a bunch of new AnneTheRD clients (both in Continue Reading …

Why Food Works: A Nutritious Dinner Party

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On Sunday night, I had the pleasure of attending a small DC blogger dinner courtesy of a fellow DC area Registered Dietitian, Sarah. Sarah has just started up a small business called Why Food Works, through which she hosts dinner parties at customer’s homes to show them how easy and fun it can be to cook nutritious meals. Continue Reading …

Half Marathon Recovery = Yoga Time!

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Hello, friends! I hope you’re all having a nice week. Thanks for all the congrats regarding setting a new half marathon PR on Saturday! For those who shared their own new PRs and race successes in the comments – I’m proud of you, too! On Sunday, the day after the race, Theodora and I decided some yoga was in order to stretch out our tight Continue Reading …

DC Fit Blogger Ride at Revolve

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Happy Friday! Last night, I had the pleasure of attending a fun DC Fitness Blogger meet up at Revolve, a spin studio in Clarendon, VA. Continue Reading …

Mohegan Sun Girl’s Weekend

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I had such a wonderful weekend away – a few of my best blogging buddies and I were treated to a girl’s weekend at Mohegan Sun in Connecticut! We planned this trip months ago and it ended up working out perfectly that I needed to be up in the area for the Reebok event the day before anyway, so when the event was over, Tina, Julie, and I drove on Continue Reading …

Vegan Butternut Squash & Garlicky Kale Lasagna

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On Tuesday night, my friend Gena treated me to a delicious dinner at her place! Gena and I are so busy (her working on a post-bacc and studying for the MCAT; me with grad school and dietetic internships, plus our blogs) that we usually plan our hang out sessions months ahead of time – but hanging out with her is always well worth the wait. Continue Reading …

Army Ten Miler 2012 Race Recap!

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Good morning and happy Monday! I had a great weekend – the highlight of which was running the Army Ten Miler on Sunday morning with blogger buddies Tina and Theodora! The Army Ten Miler will always have a special place in my heart not only because my family is military, but also because it was my very first long race ever! I first ran it Continue Reading …

Roasted Eggplant & Red Pepper Quinoa + Apple Kale Salad

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Morning! I had another fun “ingredient potluck” dinner last night with my blogger buddy Gena! I’m loving these dinner dates — we get to catch up and enjoy each other’s company and a delicious, wholesome meal, but without spending money (and with the added bonus of clearing out the random odds and ends in our fridges). Perfect! Like Continue Reading …