Leftover 5K

June 6, 2016

Oh, hey! Look who ran a 5K this weekend (with my lil’ sidekick). There’s a race organizer in the local running community who’s pretty brilliant. A few years ago he started an event series called Best Damn Race (past recaps here , here, and here). It started with a “for runners, by runners” philosophy and has more »

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Annalynn: 8 Months

June 1, 2016

Happy 8 Months, Annalynn! Oh, how you’ve grown! You’re wearing 6-9 month clothes (I’ve even started buying 12 months in some items!) and still in size 3 diapers. I’m not 100% sure about weight, but I’m guessing over 17 pounds by now. You have the best laugh in the whole wide world and seeing you more »

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Beach Baby

May 30, 2016

Six years ago my parents rented a house on a secluded, low-key island and invited all of the kids, significant others, and dogs to join. It was the perfect vacation spot for our ever-growing family and one we’ve continued to return to year after year. Now, four weddings and two babies later (with two more more »

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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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