Catching up with Brooks Beast Katie Mackey

May 25, 2016

The countdown to Rio is here! T-minus 72 days until the opening ceremonies for the 2016 Summer Olympic Games! Honestly, I can’t believe it’s time for another Olympic Games. Has it really been four years since London?! It feels like yesterday that I was cheering on Kara Goucher and Shalane Flanagan during the marathon or more »

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Navigating Walt Disney World with a baby

May 17, 2016

This is Part II of my ongoing series of navigating Walt Disney World with a baby. Part I covered surviving Walt Disney World while pregnant, part II will cover navigating Walt Disney World with a younger infant (newborn – 6 months). Walt Disney World has always been special to me, but there’s something extra special more »

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Evening Runner

May 11, 2016

It’s happened. Something I thought was near impossible. I’ve become an evening runner. Gulp. When I first started running back in 2008, my then-boyfriend and I would lace up our shoes after work and go for a jog around the block before dinner. As time went on, various evening plans kept messing with my evening more »

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Baby-Led Weaning: 6 Months Old

May 5, 2016

As I mentioned in our 7 month update, Annalynn started solids last month and it’s already been quite an adventure. I love food… a lot. I love to cook, I love to eat, I love to taste, I love unique flavor combinations, I love it all. Food has always been a passion of mine and I more »

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Annalynn: 7 Months

May 1, 2016

Happy 7 Months, Annalynn! You are growing like a little weed! You’re 16 lbs 8 0z now, in 6-9 month clothes, and wearing size 3 diapers. Your little personality is definitely starting to shine through. You love to babble, laugh, and explore. Everything goes in the mouth. Everything. Milestones  So many new changes this month! First of more »

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Playing Catch-Up

April 28, 2016

I have lots to catch-up on today. First of all, once again, thank you for all of your kind words on my “The Truth Is…” post. I feel like I need to constantly reiterate that this blog is merely a FRACTION of my life and doesn’t even come close to sharing everything. When I wrote more »

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