Getting Back Up

  After being sick for half the week, I was still able to get 11 miles in last week, which I was happy about.  On Thursday night, I went out for a quick 3 miler with my Nike crew.  It was an absolutely gorgeous night in Boston, and a mile in, I pulled off my…

Monday (Not) FunDay

  I usually look forward to Mondays.  They kick off the work week, my meeting schedule ins’t cumbersome, and I have my SheSquad session – It’s a women’s only workout with Coach Ally at night that I love.  This Monday however, the universe had something different in mind for me.  

It’s Food Friday

  When this man isn’t laser focused on ladder drills, he’s making sure that I eat a balanced diet.  Seriously – he is the reason that I don’t eat eggs and toast for dinner every night.  I used to cook when I was younger, but when I moved to Manhattan in 2010, I really lost…

When Struggle Runs Strike

  When I ran past Josh the Nike photographer this past Saturday during my 4 mile “long run,” I told myself to smile big and make it look like I was enjoying myself.  The weather was mild, I was with a new, very friendly pacer, and everything should have been fine in that moment.  Except…

This Week is Faster Than Last

  Not the week, per say, but me.  Yes, me.  Last night I was faster than I was the week before.  I showed up for Nike Boston’s Home Run and joined the 6 mile group with my friend Ashley. I really lucked out with Ashley.  She asked me about Nike Run Club at the company…

I Am Not A Morning Person

  Except on Tuesdays.  When I say early, I’m not talking about my Saturday long runs that begin at 8am or 9am depending on the season.  We’re talking about Tuesdays at 6:34am which is when I do my speed workouts now-a-days.