Year of Running 2014


If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. Thanks for visiting and I sure hope you’ll stay awhile!I love year end blog posts – I find it fun to read people’s reflections and I love writing my own. So of course, this year, I’m linking up with Miss Zippy for […]

Friday Five: Holiday Traditions

To the Kennedys

I love love love Christmas. It is by far my favorite holiday and the true reason for that is that I love what Christmas means – celebrating the birth of Jesus. But I also love that this season seems to inspire everyone – even those who don’t necessarily believe – to be kinder, more thoughtful and more […]

Post Honeymoon Hunger: Problem Solved!

special k chewy snack bars

As most of y’all know, I recently returned from my week long honeymoon. It was amazing and I loved every minute of it. However, I was in quite the pickle when we finally got back home at 10pm. We’d been gone for over a week so we purposefully ate up everything in the house before […]

Holiday Gift Guide for Bloggers

holiday gift guide

Christmas is less than two weeks away (!!!) and if you are anything like me, you are not prepared. Oops! Today I’m sharing five gift ideas for the blogger in your life. You can find some gift ideas for your runner friends here.  (note: some of these links are affiliate links, which means I’ll earn […]

November Blog Income and Stats

November blog income and stats

Welcome to my third post in a new monthly series where I will share my blog income and stats with you. I was inspired to do this because I know of some bigger bloggers (like Pinch of Yum) who share their income and stats but I really didn’t see any smaller bloggers (like me! and maybe […]

I Mustache You a Question


My buddy Christine over at We Run Disney tagged me in an “all about me” post and while I usually don’t do these, this one was so fun and I SO enjoyed reading everyone’s answers that I thought I’d give it a go. So here it is:  Four names that people call me, other than […]

Friday Five: Five Favorite Winter Activities


Happy Friday! This post was super hard for me to write because I just got back from the Dominican Republic and am not really accepting it’s winter, haha. But here I am. In cold cold weather and ready to be warm again. But that’s okay, because winter brings with it some fun things that just can’t […]

Back to Reality

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Hi y’all! You’ve probably noticed (and definitely noticed if you follow me on Instagram) that I’ve been off on a little jaunt to the Dominican Republic. Well, I am BACK! I’ll be back in full force tomorrow with the Friday Five (Fave Favorite Winter Activities) but wanted to drop by and say thanks to my wonderful guest […]

Guest Post: The Marathon is About More

running a marathon is about more than just finishing

Editor’s note: I am off on my honeymoon and have some amazing guest posts lined up for you guys. Today, Elena from LiveDoGrow is sharing about how the marathon is about more than just finishing. I love this post and know you will as well!  As the encouraging Marine placed the heavy metal around my neck, the […]