Monthly Archives: March 2014

Rock ‘n Roll USA Half Marathon Recap

The Rock ‘n Roll USA Half Marathon in DC is one of my favorite half marathons that I’ve done. I love that it’s just a quick Metro ride to the start line, it’s well organized, the Brooks finisher’s shirt and that the course winds through DC neighborhoods. This is the third year Rock ‘n Roll […]

Yoga under the Palm Trees

Ok, so exercise isn’t usually the first thing that comes to mind when most people think about vacation. My and Mike’s exercise level really depends on the type of vacation, but we usually incorporate being active in some way. For some vacations, we’re walking a lot during the daytime and staying pretty active. That’s our […]

Curling at Potomac Curling Club

Through my college alumni club, Mike and I were able to spend an afternoon curling at the Potomac Curling Club in Maryland. We watched curling on the Olympics coverage recently so we had a basic understanding of the sport. Mike thoroughly read the Wikipedia page so he knew all the rules and curling lingo (and […]

Half Marathon Training Update

The Rock ‘n Roll USA half marathon is coming up quickly – just about 2 weeks away! The only formal training program I’ve ever done has been for the Richmond Marathon, and even that required a lot of modification due to injuries, etc. I did well last year in the half marathon but would like […]

Naturebox – Month Two

I love the surprise aspect of Naturebox, but think Month Two offered my least favorite snacks (out of all three months). There were some snacks I loved but some I still have (after I’ve finished most of my Naturebox month three snacks!). Again, Naturebox offers great variety with the sweet, salty, and crunchy snack varieties. […]