Home Sweet Home

September 23, 2014

I just returned from my final event of our race season. I traveled to more events last season, but for some reason this season felt tougher. Maybe it was because all of my travels were condensed to a two-month period. I love my job and I love being on the road, but I missed being more »

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New Kicks

September 17, 2014

Remember a couple of months ago when I toured Brooks headquarters in Seattle? Two things stood out to me on that trip: 1) The new Brooks NightLife Footwear 2) The new Brooks Heritage Collection First, let’s talk about Brooks NightLife Footwear. Brooks NightLife collection uses strategically placed contrasting fabrics, retroreflective detail and active lighting to not only increase runner’s more »

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Settling In

September 15, 2014

It’s Monday, again. Where did the weekend go? House update: it’s still a mess. We made some progress on the bedroom/bathroom this weekend, but it still feels like we have so much farther to go. Just when I think we’ve finished one area, we’ll find a new box of stuff I’d forgotten about and need to more »

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Meals and Miles Turns 6

September 12, 2014

Happy Birthday Meals and Miles! You’re six years old! Whoa. I’ve always seen this blog as more than just a blog, it’s a chronicle of my journey through life. Sure, there’s a heavy emphasis on health and fitness, but at the core it’s just me living my life. Through good and bad, happy and sad, I more »

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September 10, 2014

I went for a run this morning. A short run (only two miles) and a slow run (Maddie and I averaged a whopping 12 min/mile thanks to our run/stop and sniff method), but it was a good run. The last time I ran was the morning of my final ultrasound, so there was a lot more »

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Pure Love

September 2, 2014

First, I need to wish my mom and Aunt Liz a very happy 50th birthday. I know, I can’t believe they’re 50 either. They look fabulous, right? Derek and I were in Titusville this weekend celebrating my mom’s birthday. The whole crew was in town, including my twin brother – who flew all the way from more »

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