Marathon Training/ Recent/ Running

Advanced Marathon Training Plan

Marathon Training/ Recent/ Running

Advanced Marathon Training Plan

Planning to run a marathon this fall? I set a PR at the 2018 Boston Marathon using this advanced marathon training plan. See a sample training week and read…

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Baby/ Life/ Recent

A Day in the Life with Thomas at nine months

A Day In My Life as a Mom
Baby/ Life/ Recent

A Day in the Life with Thomas at nine months

I thought it would be fun to put together a blog post about a day in my life, since I always find reading them so interesting. I also think…

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Recent/ Running

Summer Running Must-Haves

Summer Running Must-Haves
Recent/ Running

Summer Running Must-Haves

Running in the summer can be kind of miserable. From the oppressive heat to the excessive sweat to sunburns and constant thirst, it’s easy to get discouraged. It can…

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Fashion/ Recent

My 2021 Nordstrom Anniversary Sale Picks

My 2021 Nordstrom Anniversary Sale Picks
Fashion/ Recent

My 2021 Nordstrom Anniversary Sale Picks

The 2021 Nordstrom Anniversary Sale is here. See my top picks for women, men, workout gear, home decor and babies this year! Early Access is open, and Public Access…

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Dinner/ Recipes

Best Fried Plantain Recipe

Best Fried Plantain Recipe
Dinner/ Recipes

Best Fried Plantain Recipe

Ever since I was first introduced to plantains way back, I’ve been hooked. It started when one of my elderly neighbors in Winston-Salem, who is Puerto Rican, would make…

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Recent/ Running/ Running Gear

Cool Running Brands

Cool Running Brands
Recent/ Running/ Running Gear

Cool Running Brands

There’s something about becoming a runner that gets you excited about brands you’d never heard of before you started running. I never cared about running shoes, GPS running watches,…

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Boone/ North Carolina/ Recent/ Travel

Boone, North Carolina Travel Guide – What to do and where to eat

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Boone/ North Carolina/ Recent/ Travel

Boone, North Carolina Travel Guide – What to do and where to eat

What to do, where to eat and where to hike in Boone, North Carolina!  My husband grew up in Boone, North Carolina but long before we met, I loved…

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Boone/ North Carolina/ Recent/ Travel

Blowing Rock, North Carolina – what to do & where to eat

Things to do in Blowing Rock North Carolina
Boone/ North Carolina/ Recent/ Travel

Blowing Rock, North Carolina – what to do & where to eat

Blowing Rock is one of my favorite places to visit in the North Carolina mountains. Here’s where to eat and what to do while visiting! My husband grew up…

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Baby/ Pregnancy/ Recent/ Running

How to Get Back into Running After Pregnancy: 10 tips & lessons learned

Thule Urban Glide 2 Jogging Stroller Review
Baby/ Pregnancy/ Recent/ Running

How to Get Back into Running After Pregnancy: 10 tips & lessons learned

Returning to running after pregnancy has been incredibly frustrating at times. I’m NOT the person who is posting Instagram selfies about how awesome it is to return to running…

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Breakfast/ Recent/ Recipes

Healthy Zucchini Bread Recipe

Healthy Zucchini Bread Recipe
Breakfast/ Recent/ Recipes

Healthy Zucchini Bread Recipe

This zucchini bread is healthy and just as tasty as other recipes packed with sugar and oil. If you have a thriving garden unlike me, you may have lots…

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Baby/ Recent/ Running

Thule Urban Glide 2 Jogging Stroller Review

Baby/ Recent/ Running

Thule Urban Glide 2 Jogging Stroller Review

I had a pretty good feeling I would enjoy running with Thomas in a stroller once he was old enough. I loved running with miss Maizey and have missed…

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Fitness/ Recent

Best Peloton Classes

Best Peloton Classes
Fitness/ Recent

Best Peloton Classes

Peloton has lots of classes beyond the bike! Here are the best Peloton classes and instructors for cycling, running, strength, and yoga. My husband and I gifted each other…

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