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Thanksgiving Day 2015 in Pictures

Hi from Pittsburgh! As always, Matt’s family has shown us a wonderful time here for the Thanksgiving holiday. Here is a little photo recap of our Thanksgiving Day adventures. Enjoy! And don’t forget to check out my Leftover Mashed Potato Pancake recipe and Leftover Turkey and Wheat Berry Salad with Cranberry Sauce Vinaigrette if you’ve got some Continue Reading …

Hummus for Days (A Day in Richmond with Sabra)

Yesterday, I had the pleasure of spending the day at the Sabra Pearl Center of Excellence (named after Sabra founder Yehuda Pearl) with a small group of fellow Registered Dietitians. The research and development facility is located just outside Richmond and is also home to their hummus manufacturing facility, which is the biggest hummus Continue Reading …

Biking the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco

Biking the Golden Gate Bridge (and around the city) in San Francisco was so much fun – and I took so many photos – that I decided to give it its own dedicated post! We got so lucky with the weather – the views were unreal. My friend Ashley (who you guys will remember as my original running buddy back in the day) moved from DC to Oregon Continue Reading …

San Francisco Restaurant Recommendations and Sightseeing

Hi friends! Now that I’ve shared my Nike Women’s Half Marathon race recap, I wanted to share some of the other adventures I got into while in San Francisco. Here are some of the highlights! Sightseeing It was an AMAZING weather weekend in San Francisco – we got so lucky! Clearly I had to take advantage. Sarah, Emily, and I had fun strolling Continue Reading …

Nike Women’s Half Marathon San Francisco Race Recap

Hi friends – I’m currently flying back to DC from San Francisco after a fun long weekend adventure! I have so many photos and things I want to share with you guys (you can get a preview of what I was up to on my Instagram), but let’s start with the main reason I was there: to run the Nike Women’s Half Marathon! Hard to believe that this was my 15th Continue Reading …

3 Year Anniversary Weekend Hiking in Shenandoah National Park

This past weekend, Matt and I enjoyed a wonderful long weekend away to celebrate our wedding anniversary! Hard to believe it’s been 3 years since we tied the knot. <3 We celebrated by spending the weekend in and around one of our favorite spots – Shenandoah National Park. We’ve been hiking that park together now for 10 years (whoa), and Continue Reading …

FNCE 2015 Conference Recap

Wow – what a whirlwind the past week has been! I’m home in DC now and wanted to share a recap of what I’ve been up to – from Friday to Tuesday, I was in Nashville, TN for FNCE, the massive annual Registered Dietitian conference. Nearly 10,000 dietitians from across the country attend, and it’s quite the event – 4 days of speakers and educational Continue Reading …

Running Nashville’s Shelby Bottoms Greenway

Hi friends! I’m on my way home after a whirlwind of a weekend down in Nashville, TN for FNCE, the annual Registered Dietitian conference and expo. Before I get into a recap of the conference happenings, a quick recap of my pre-FNCE adventures! I arrived in town early and stayed overnight on Friday with my running blogger friend Mary, who moved from Continue Reading …