Posted in August 2012

My Magical Ability with Injuries

Have I mentioned that I have a magical ability to make tendonitis appear in my foot every 6 months?  For the past 2 years, every February and August, I have had to miss at least a week of good running because of tendonitis. If you don’t like feet, skip looking at the next photo. If … Continue reading

Follow-up & Great Post to Read

Following up from my previous post…(at the suggestion of a good friend-thanks Leslie!) Yesterday, while boiling water on the stove, the hot water splashed up on my arm when I was trying to break up the frozen food in the pot.  I panicked slightly because I envisioned my arm slowly blistering and not being able … Continue reading

The Results Are In!

Last night I had one of my top ten best ideas ever.  It was time to cut into the top layer of our wedding cake…one year later at 8:28 PM  (8/28 is our wedding day).  Perfect timing. How did it taste?  The results are in… YUM!  Flavor?  Marble.  Apparently, while wedding planning last year I … Continue reading

One Year of Wedded and Running Bliss!

August 28, 2012:  Our 1st Wedding Anniversary! (Where the 28 came from in my blog’s name…and also the reason it became one of my newest even numbers I obsess over) Last year at this time, this is what I saw for the weather forecast all week. It ended up being the perfect day, of course! … Continue reading

This Week’s Featured Runner! #2

I’m excited to introduce you to another great local runner! {I have a great lineup of runners who are ready to share their stories, goals, training plans, favorites, and much more.  I hope to introduce you to one of them each week.  If you are interested in becoming a featured runner, I would love to … Continue reading

Did YOU win? Vega Energizing Smoothie WINNERS!

Sorry for the delay in announcing the Vega Energizing Smoothie Winners.  I am in Boston on my 1 year wedding anniversary-vacation! I’ve been busy with things like #PlankADay PRs And, eating delicious things like this: Anyway, what everyone has been waiting for… The winners were randomly chosen from all of the entries.  Thank you ALL … Continue reading

Time to Sperr & Drink Chia!

One of my all time favorite races is this weekend in Big Flats, NY.  It is called the Time to Sperr.  There will be a 3k, 10k, and the newly added 5k.  Last year, my husband and I planned our wedding around this race.  We ran it the day before we got married!  This makes … Continue reading

Vega Energizing Smoothies: Review & Giveaway

Recently, Vega sent me samples of their Energizing Smoothies.  I have talked a lot about using a good recovery drink after my workouts…and this is it! Directly from their website, Vega shares that their smoothies “were formulated by Brendan Brazier, vegan professional Ironman triathlete and bestselling health author on plant-based nutrition, Vega Energizing Smoothie is alkaline-forming, … Continue reading

This Week’s Featured Runner

I’m always excited to meet and learn about other runners. I have a great lineup of runners who are ready to share their stories, goals, training plans, favorites, and much more.  I hope to introduce you to one of them each week.  If you are interested in becoming a featured runner, I would love to hear … Continue reading

Barre Bars Giveaway WINNER!

The winner was randomly chosen from all of the entries.  Thank you ALL for reading the Barre Bar review and entering the giveaway. The winner is… Ericka H. Ericka said: “MMMmmm! Black Swan Chocolate Berry all the way!” Ericka has won a mixed sample pack of Barre Bars, so she will actually get to try … Continue reading