Category Archives: Running

Beats & Eats


Sometimes, good music is just what you need during your run to push you through the pain. Just when your muscles start to feel that ache that makes you want to give up, that perfect song comes on and your … Continue reading

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Days Away


With just days remaining until the Boston Marathon, runners are at their last stretches of preparation for the marathon. As a spectator, I can’t help but feel some sort of guilt, knowing that in just a few days I’ll be … Continue reading

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Keeping Copper Canyon Alive


According to the Washington Post, Micah True’s ultra-marathon will be held in 2013, even though founder True passed in late March. 2013 will mark the 10-year anniversary of the Copper Canyon ultra-marathon, a race started by True to celebrate and … Continue reading

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Northeastern Quad, 3/22


These first few days of spring have been absolutely beautiful. I feel like I’m in the first week of June. I’ve been running mostly mornings and evenings, trying to stay away from running during the warmest hours of 11 and … Continue reading

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Ras na Heireann


Ras na Heireann was Sunday, March 18th. While all my roommates were lying in bed, hungover and trying to recover before the parade, I was on my way to Somerville, getting warmed up. It was my 2nd 5k, and was … Continue reading

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Minimalism


While in California, I tried on this pair of running shoes. The shoes are part of Brooks’ PureProject running collection. I didn’t end up purchasing them at the time, but they’re definitely still on my radar. They’re not traditional running … Continue reading

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Still Feels Like California


I returned from California, and it was a great trip. I got to spend a lot of time with my family, the weather was incredible and I even got to run across the Golden Gate Bridge which was awesome! I … Continue reading

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Going (going) Back (back) to Cali (Cali)


Spring Break is next week. I’m off to San Francisco on Saturday to see my mother’s entire extended family. Very exciting. Not only will it be great to see family, but it’ll be nice to run somewhere completely new for … Continue reading

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Post Slacker.


I am slacking on my posts. I blame my Latin American class, seeing as I’ve been doing enough writing in that culture class to make me never want to write again. It’s not terrible though, we learned about the Monroe … Continue reading

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Things I’m Loving Today!


Yay! Adele walked away with six Grammys and Bon Iver walked away with Album of the Year. Happy about both. I stumbled across the Tone it Up girls on my Facebook newsfeed. I’m a big fan of The Raw Brahs, … Continue reading

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