It’s hard to put in words how filled my heart feels at the moment…I’m grateful for my family, my friends, my hometown, and these past few days of reconnecting with my roots and healing from my past. While it was a decently hectic week in terms of travel, I’m very glad I made the trip … More Fall festivities in upstate New York + visiting besties in NYC + making peace with my past
I have a fun little post today that I’ve been wanting to write for a while :). I recently celebrated my 2 year anniversary of living in San Francisco (woohoo!). Before that, I lived in NYC for 6 years (hopping around Manhattan, Brooklyn and Queens). Living in these two cities has been, gratifying, challenging, and … More Living in New York City vs San Francisco
Hey, hey, hey! Since we last talked, I’ve been hopping all around the east coast and have lots of randomness to catch you guys up on. So let’s begin my recap on the east coast tour with my first stop…Atlanta! Atlanta After my marathon on Sunday, I caught a red-eye to Atlanta to take a … More East coast tour
Gonna keep this short and sweet with mostly photos, or else this will be a word dump of me being sentimental. I’m so grateful for every wonderful moment from this past week and to be leaving NYC on such a high note. Next time I blog I’ll be a San Francisco resident!!! Sunset picnic with Michelle … More Last moments in NYC
Tons of random things from this weekend to catch up on. But first, I saw THREE celebrities over the past few days! Mindy Kaling – saw her on my way to work this morning. I work in 30 Rock and she was walking to an NBC event! Candice Swanepoel – spotted her in the crowd at the … More weekend shenanigans: girls night + master of none marathon + celebrity spottings!!
Happy Monday!! This weekend I decided not to hold back with the craziness and it became a rather sleepless one :). Let’s dive right in. Friday: Malaa concert The weekend kicked off with a trivia night happy hour at work – my group won and we each got $50! 🙂 Then it was time to … More Sleepless weekend: Malaa concert + picnic & exploring + Sunday of favorites
Spring exams are DONE!! I can’t describe how happy and free it feels. 4+ months of the study grind is over and OUT. Life after the exam has been pure bliss. Luckily, work has been very light, so I have more free time than I know what to do with…lots of walks around the city, picnics, happy hours … More Free at last, free at last!
Hey you guys :). What a week it’s been. I always think things will calm down after big races, but life doesn’t work that way, doesn’t it? This has been a crazy intense week filled with lots of work stuff, studying (my actuarial test is one week away…eek!), and lots of good moments in between. Easy recovery … More Life post-marathon + rainy running highs + we are the Broad City gals + must watch this documentary
Hope your weeks are off to a grrr-eat start! Mine sure is here as it is finally MARATHON WEEK!!! How can you not be in a good mood the week of a race ;)? I don’t know about you guys, but even though it’s taper time, the week of a marathon is always pretty involved for … More Walks give me life + hair dying party + week 14 of marathon training
Next week I’ll be running my fourth marathon 🙂 Each marathon and training cycle has it’s own place in my heart, but this one has been incredibly special as I feel I’ve come such a long way in my personal life, and I owe a whole lot of it to running. I’ve mentioned in past posts how the beginning … More Celebrating this marathon training cycle + how races equal life