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Saturday Morning 8 Miler + Brunch

Good morning and happy Sunday! I hope you’re all enjoying your weekends. Mine started off yesterday morning with my first real training run of the year — 8 miles! I’m starting to amp up in preparation for the Tobacco Road Half Marathon in March. Speaking of training — have you seen my new blog feature? I added a list of upcoming races Continue Reading …

A Speedy 5 Miler + Brunch

Awesome run yesterday morning with my college BFF Turner! Yes, we’re weird. Turner, Kris, and I headed over to the Tobacco Trail in Durham for a late morning run. Kris set off on her own (she prefers running by herself and wanted to go with a slower pace), and Turner and I started out at what felt like a good clip. The first mile flew by; it Continue Reading …

Going Car Free for the Day

Matt and I took our bikes out to play on Sunday! Being out of town a bunch on weekends lately meant that our bikes have been a little neglected, so when Matt suggested we take them out for a spin on Sunday I was more than happy to oblige! Matt planned out a big loop through some of the country roads near us. It was a GORGEOUS day — 70 and Continue Reading …

11 Miler Success!

Good morning! I’ve had a great weekend so far and I hope you guys have, too. I have two weeks until the Vegas half marathon and yesterday was my last long training run — 11 miles!! It was an AWESOME run — mostly because I was able to convince my friend Genna to run it with me! :) I sent her an email on Thursday entitled “This Continue Reading …

Running + Wine = Happy.

Hello, hello! Let’s pretend it’s still the weekend, okay? Mine was so fun I want to go back to it. Saturday morning started with an 8 mile half marathon training run with new friend Callie! Callie is a local blog reader that emailed me a couple weeks ago wanting to meet up for a run since most of her friends are sadly not into exercise. Continue Reading …

Attune Foods Brunch Party & Breakfast Kit Giveaway!

Hello and happy Monday! And by happy Monday, I really mean can we go back to the weekend instead? Mine was particularly fun because on Saturday following my 7 mile training run I hosted a brunch party at my place for my grad school girls! (We missed you, Elder & Kort!) The occasion? Attune Foods sent me an awesome breakfast party kit! It Continue Reading …

A Sunday 6 Miler & Jazz Brunch

Good morning! I had a fun rest of the weekend with my friend Ashley here visiting :) Rocking my “I <3 Kale” fANNEtastic t-shirt, heh  In true running buddy fashion, we started our Sunday out at the Tobacco Trail in Durham for a run! Matt joined us, too! :) It was a great morning for a run — cool (in the 60’s) and cloudy. Continue Reading …

Adventures in Boston

Hello friends! I’m continuing to have a fabulous time up north in Boston :) There have been lots of boats and water involved! Before meeting up with Tina yesterday, I had a farewell brunch with my college friend Kris! We went to Temple Bar in Harvard/Porter Square area. Mmmm… they bring you mini carrot cake muffins and coffee cake Continue Reading …