ready to race, ready to write

Sometimes I think the best thing to do when you are returning from a "sabbatical" (for serious lack of a better word in this case!) is to just jump right back in. Take the leap, land where you land, dust yourself off and, well, run with it. Don't worry about catching up ....more

Saucony Race to Kinvara!

I am still waking up from my Irish running dream. ...more

life late

So many things have happened in the last few months that at times I can literally feel my head spinning when I think of it all! ...more

26Strong & Saucony Shoe Giveaway!

FIND YOUR STRONG.Those three words together mean so much to me, they're meaning going so far beyond the trails or the track or the most difficult to reach finish line.Finding my strong is something I do on a daily basis. ...more

time for a coach

It's been a little more than three weeks since Boston and in some ways it feels like the race was just yesterday, while in other ways it feels like it is eons behind me. ...more

the sweet spot

The other day Maddie and I went for our first run together since crossing the finish line in Boston last week. ...more

Boston 2014

It's been a week since I ran the Boston Marathon and I am still floating on the whole experience, still reflecting on it all and still processing everything. ...more

Patellar Bone Bruise - What I've Learned

My training for Boston was going great. ...more

onward and upward - Boston!

Wow! ...more

a bump in the road - bruised knee

This past week was a Jess-is-going-crazy-in-the-head kind of week. ...more