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Outer Banks, NC Beach Vacation Adventures

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Oh, Outer Banks. I miss you so much. As you guys know, I returned to DC over the weekend after a wonderful week long beach vacation with family and friends. We had the best time – it was so hard to leave on Saturday! Continue Reading …

Hello from OBX!

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Hello from the beautiful Outer Banks, North Carolina! Matt and I are here enjoying a beachy vacation with our families. We arrived on Saturday afternoon and have been getting our fill of sun and sand ever since! Continue Reading …

Exploring Portland’s Restaurants & Scenery

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Good morning, friends! Welcome to the final Portland recap, highlighting some of the great restaurants we went to and non-conference adventures we had! :) If you missed my first couple posts, check those out first: Fitbloggin’ Conference Highlights (don’t forget to enter my Reebok gift card giveaway!) Portland, Oregon Adventures Continue Reading …

Fitbloggin’ Conference Highlights (+ Reebok Giveaway!)

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Hello from the air on my flight back from Portland to D.C.! I’ve had such a wonderful weekend on the west coast but, as always, it will be nice to get home. :) I’ll be back soon to share some of our fun non-conference related adventures in Portland, but for now, I want to share some highlights from the conference workouts and Continue Reading …

Portland, Oregon Adventures!

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Hello from Portland, Oregon! As you guys know, I’m here for Fitbloggin’ – a fun annual fitness blogger’s conference that I had the pleasure of attending in 2010 and 2011, too. It’s nice to be back! This year, I’m here courtesy of Reebok – a big thank you to them for sponsoring me. I’m very grateful and excited to be here! :) Continue Reading …

Italy Highlight: Florence by Foot

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Welcome to my very last Italy adventures recap from our travels there last month! If you missed any of the previous recaps, check them out first: Hiking Cinque Terre (aka the most beautiful place on earth) Small Town Italy: Pisa, Lucca, Sienna & Orvieto Italy Highlight: Rome Italy Highlight: The Food! (the comments section has a great Continue Reading …

Italy Highlight: Hiking Cinque Terre

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I know I promised the winners of the Brooks awkward running photo contest today, but I’m waiting to hear back on whether I can offer additional prizes to a few runner ups, since I’ve had such great entries to the contest! The post is ready to go so it will be up as soon as I hear either way. Thanks for your patience – it will be worth the Continue Reading …

Small Town Italy Highlight: Pisa, Lucca, Sienna & Orvieto

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Hello, my friends! Continuing with the Italy adventure recaps today. If you missed any of the previous recaps, check them out first! Italy Highlight: Rome Italy Highlight: The Food! (the comments section has a great discussion on healthy eating while on vacation!) That Time When a 4 Mile Run Turned Into a 4 Hour Run Elle & Rob’s Continue Reading …