Most excited person + morning workout groove + holiday party + Make-A-Wish 5K

Hey there!! How are you guys? Hope you all had fabulous weeks. The highlight of my week was starting my new job. So far it is everything I thought it would be, and more. I’m pretty sure I was the most excited person at orientation this week :P…just because I’ve wanted this for so long … More Most excited person + morning workout groove + holiday party + Make-A-Wish 5K

Real life stuff since we last talked + weeks 4-7 of half marathon training

Hey, hey, hey! So it’s been a loooong while since I’ve talked about “real life” on this blog. I realized I’ve been highlighting all my travels and fun activities these past few weeks, but in between it all, real life has been kind of a roller coaster… There have been some changes in my life … More Real life stuff since we last talked + weeks 4-7 of half marathon training

Pride weekend + another Sausalito afternoon + sunset picnic + half marathon training weeks 2 & 3

Happy last week of June! (How is it already?!) Things really couldn’t get better this week after I found out I got my first actuarial designation so I was riding that high all week. I have a jam-packed weekend to cover this post followed by some training talk, so let’s get into it: Friday: Sunset picnic … More Pride weekend + another Sausalito afternoon + sunset picnic + half marathon training weeks 2 & 3

A soul-cleansing Sausalito adventure + NBA champions + perfect picnic Sunday + week 1 of half marathon training

Hey y’all! As you can tell from the title, I have a lot to cover this post. First off…congratuations to my super smart big brother for graduating grad school this week!!! He officially earned his PhD from MIT in operations research after years of hard work…me and my family are so beyond proud of him … More A soul-cleansing Sausalito adventure + NBA champions + perfect picnic Sunday + week 1 of half marathon training

CIM update!!

Hey y’all! Saying hi from from Atlanta, my first stop of many over the next four weeks. I’m basically hopping all around the east coast living out of a backpack until the end of the year, with the last stop being my parent’s home in New York – my first visit back since moving to SF…I couldn’t … More CIM update!!

Adopted for Thanksgiving + week 12 of marathon training

And just like that, Thanksgiving weekend is over. I don’t know about you guys, but I am completely pooped from all the fun this past weekend. I have lots to recap and so I’ll split this weekend into two posts – one on actual Thanksgiving day and one on the weekend following. 🙂 I wasn’t … More Adopted for Thanksgiving + week 12 of marathon training

Week 11 of marathon training + I’m really going to miss this

Yesterday I had 20 miles on the plan – the longest run of the entire cycle. I knew this one was super important since I’m two weeks away from CIM and really needed to finish this as a confident boost. Even though the pressure was on, the entire time I thought: I’m gonna miss this SO … More Week 11 of marathon training + I’m really going to miss this