Popped Quinoa (WHAT?)

Good morning and Happy Tuesday! The best kind of Mondays are Mondays that are actually Tuesdays….Four day week, here I come! I had a great weekend filled with lots of food and friends. On Saturday night, three of my friends who are moving out of DC had a going away party. Prior to the party,…

Sunday Runday

Finally followed through with my plans and did my long run yesterday. While I prefer to get my runs done earlier in the day, I wasn’t up early enough to run before it got sunny and warm so I decided to wait until later in the day when it was a little cooler. I set…

Happy Anniversary, Mean Girls!

In case you weren’t aware, today is the first day of May! (what?! where?! when?!) I am really looking forward to consistently nice weather. This year we had a crazy winter and this past week we had so much rain–flash flooding and everything. Woof. This week is DC Yoga Week. This website is awesome–you can…

Never Been Prouder to Wear a Bib

TOMORROW! My first half marathon is TOMORROW! If I wasn’t pumped before (I was) I definitely am now! Yesterday I traveled to the Stadium Armory in DC to pick up my first ever race packet and my bib! I must admit, I remember how cool it is to live in Washington, DC when the building…

Who Am I?!?!?!

Good afternoon! It has been a busy couple of days and I am excited to update you with a whirlwind of pictures. First, a training update. As I told you on Sunday, I was sick from Thursday-Sunday, so the training unfortunately fell by the wayside. It is always when I have larger lapses that I…

Leaves

I told you I was going to overload you with foliage pictures. Didn’t I? DIDN’T I? This picture does not nearly do it justice, but the foliage surrounding the capitol was just so beautiful. I apologize for my weak photog skills. I sat out here for two hours with one of my best childhood friends…