Taking Baby to the Beach

It’s beach season, and once again we have an infant during the summer (this is the third!)! The idea of taking baby to the beach can seem overwhelming, but it doesn’t have to be! I vowed this summer that I wouldn’t stay inside too much just because I have a newborn, so I researched ways to keep baby safe in the sun ....more

Fartlek ~ You Did What?!

Other than just being a funny sounding word, Fartlek runs are pretty much my favorite speed workouts to do on the road. Fartlek is a Swedish term that means “speed play.” I like fartlek runs for working on speed...more

FitSnap – Instagram For Workouts!

I recently discovered a really cool app that is like Instagram for fitness. It’s called FitSnap, and it allows you to snap and share pictures of your workouts on social media platforms (or you can just save them on your phone!). When you are running, simply snap a pic from your travels and share it later ....more

Blogger Bash Coffee Talk

I am headed to New York City for the Blogger Bash conference next Thursday, and we are doing a get to know you post link up. I don’t usually do these types of posts, but sometimes it’s fun to learn more about the person behind the blog. Name -...more

Good Earth Beauty Giveaway!

I consider myself a pretty green person when it comes to my food and personal care products, so I was more than excited when I was offered the opportunity to check out some of the products from Good Earth Beauty. Good Earth Beauty is a shop that carries natural and organic beauty products. It was started on Long Island by Karen Ostrach ....more

Skirt Sports 10 on 10

To celebrate the tenth anniversary of Skirt Sports (and the running skirt!), they will be running a 10 on 10 race. The...more

Learning to Pace Yourself

Learning to pace yourself while running is one of the hardest skills to master. It’s taken me years to get to the point where I am actually pretty consistent with my pacing. Trouble staying at an even pace is one of the biggest gripes of many racers–we either start out too fast or (more preferably) negative split the race! ...more

ZOOMA Cape Cod Training Kick Off!

Come join me this Thursday as we kick off training for the ZOOMA Cape Cod Half Marathon and 10K! We will be meeting at Marathon Sports (ZOOMA retail partner) in Mashpee Commons on Thursday, July 10 at 6:00 p.m. for an 3-mile run (optional) and some fun ZOOMA goodies including Muscle Milk! Unfortunately I will not be joining the run, but I will have a snuggly and very chubby 2 month old with me who would love to cheer you on! ...more

Trifles – The Easiest Dessert to Make

My favorite desserts to make for holidays and cookouts are trifles. They looks so complicated, but they are really the easiest dessert to make! Once you get the hang of them, you can...more

Ultima Replenisher – My Electrolyte Replacement of Choice

Being a ZOOMA ambassador has many perks, one of which is the opportunity to receive sponsor products. One of the new product sponsors this year is Ultima Replenisher. I have had the opportunity to try a lot of electrolyte replacement drinks, but I have to say that this one is by far my favorite ....more