Race Recovery Week In Workouts

ice coffee

  Geez. How is it Monday already? The weekends fly by so quickly, especially this time of year when I spend my days outdoors at the beach or pool. I had my first iced coffee of the season yesterday by the pool. I’m not a huge iced coffee drinker but this time of year usually […]

Running Mood + Rainy Races + Workouts From The Week

Long Island 10k

A few things to note before recapping my workouts from the week: — Remember in last week’s workout recap when I said I hadn’t been in the running mood?  That passed pretty quickly. I couldn’t wait to get outdoors this past week and the running mood is still a positive one for me today. Can’t wait to […]

New Solarboosts! Plus Workouts From The Week

Adidas solar boost

Well, I know last week was a long week when I look back to realize I bought a new pair of Adidas Solarboosts on Monday yet it feels like that was more like a month ago! I hadn’t bought a new pair of Solarboosts since last July! This is the longest I’ve gone without replacing my […]

Half Marathon Thoughts + Workouts From Week

8 miles

  There’s a slight ping in my heart, every so often lately, as the Long Island marathon weekend approaches. I ran the 10K portion last year but the thought of the half marathon still touches my heart, even though I haven’t run 13 miles in gosh, almost two years. I’ve run the Long Island half […]

Pure Barre Love + Playoff Hockey + Fashion Faves (on sale!)

Pure Barre ab work

Happy Friday! Let’s get started right away with my Friday Favorites! Favorite Fitness: I’m all about Pure Barre this week. One of the reasons I love my barre workouts so very much is knowing that I can always get more out of the workout when I want it. You can always vary the intensity, and […]

Liking My New Running Schedule! (weekly workout recap)

5 miles

Happy Monday! There’s a little more pep in my step today thanks to the beautiful weekend weather and the anticipation of Game 1 of the playoffs Wednesday night for my Islanders! After re-evaluating my workout routine and implementing slight changes to my usual running schedule, I was very happy with how it played out this […]

Re-Evaluating My Workout Routine (workout recap)

5 miles

Before getting to my re-evaluating of my workout routine, I need to tell you that my Islanders clinched a playoff spot Saturday night! It was a great game to attend. On Friday I mentioned that my workout routine is being affected by my current lack of normal-for-me morning person peppiness. The weekday mornings are a […]