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Spring is here + DC Cherry Blossom Photos

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Hello and happy Friday! Exciting news: the DC Cherry Blossoms are officially out and looking fabulous! I think it’s safe to say that spring is FINALLY here. :) The Washington Post blog reports that the blossoms hit peak bloom this morning. They have some great photos in that post, too! Continue Reading …

Weekend Ski Trip at Whitetail

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Hello from DC’s winter wonderland! Seriously – will spring ever get here?! It’s unclear at this point… I’m happy that my marathon is in Los Angeles this coming weekend, and not DC, that’s for sure! It’s snowing like crazy out there and isn’t supposed to stop until late afternoon. Continue Reading …

Philadelphia for a Day + A Rainy Run

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Hello and happy Christmas Eve eve! :) I’m working today (I have a few AnneTheRD clients and a business meeting, plus some emails/admin stuff to get to), but then I’m looking forward to a nice break, like I’m sure many of you are, too! Anyone else still working today? I had a fun weekend – I spent Saturday in Philadelphia! I took the train Continue Reading …

The November Project DC & Our New Addition

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Have you guys heard of the November Project? It’s a totally free, outdoor, grassroots-style community workout that a couple guys started up in Boston to help them stay motivated to work out during the winter. I first heard about it from my friend Tina’s blog, but I didn’t realize they had started a DC chapter until recently, when they Continue Reading …

Thanksgiving 2013

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Hello, friends! I hope those of you that celebrated Thanksgiving had a holiday filled with good food, family, and great friends. As you know, Matt and I spent the holiday up in Pittsburgh with his family. We had a small crew this year – just me, Matt, Matt’s brother Drew, and their parents. We had the best week – so relaxing and fun. Continue Reading …

NYC Marathon Weekend Adventures

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Good morning! I’m back in DC after a fun weekend up in NYC with Matt – we headed up to cheer on friends running the marathon! Continue Reading …

Marathons & Pumpkins & Custom Shoes, Oh My!

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I feel like the next month is all about marathons. Over the weekend, I enjoyed cheering on friends running the Marine Corps Marathon here in DC. If you ran, a big congratulations! I’m proud of you. :) Matt and I cheered at the beginning and the end of the race – first at mile 2, and then later on at mile 25.5ish. It was so inspiring watching Continue Reading …

1 Year Anniversary Trip

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I can hardly believe it, but it’s been almost exactly 1 year since Matt and I said “I do” on a beautiful, sunny October day in 2012. We spent the weekend celebrating. :) Our actual anniversary is next weekend, on October 13, but schedule-wise it worked better to take a trip this past weekend. So we did! Continue Reading …