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Hello All! I am a 20 something on a journey to a happy body & mind. I'm pegging 2012 as a year for me to become as well rounded as possible. I plan on using this blog to track my progress and give myself a place to talk about whatever is on my mind. Enjoy!

  • Food Porn & Lots of Running

    Yesterday was pretty amazing. Amidst all of the sadness surrounding the Boston Marathon the running community really came together and showed that we are not so easily defeated. I started my day a little differently than normal and ended up… Read More ›

  • Home

    Home Hold on, to me as we go As we roll down this unfamiliar road And although this wave is stringing us along Just know you’re not alone Cause I’m going to make this place your home Settle down, it’ll… Read More ›

  • An Object In Motion, Stays In Motion

    What a whirl wind of a weekend! Right after work on Friday the boy and I started packing up his apartment and loading up the truck. Did you notice I said packing and loading in the same sentence? That’s right,… Read More ›

  • Pity Party in the Houseeee

    I’m sleepy. Like super sleepy. You would think sleeping for 12 hours on Monday would hold me over for the week but you would be wrong. My apartment is having the carpets cleaned today so Jax had to be moved… Read More ›

  • Super Slumber & Summer Meals

    In mid February I posted about needing a mental health day and also mentioned that I am a pretty lousy sleeper. Well Monday the same type of situation happened but instead it was a day of headaches. I NEVER get… Read More ›

  • Cherry Blossom 10 Miler 2013

    Cherry Blossom 10 Miler 4.7.13 Time: 1:24:44 Finished: 1613 (of 10321 women) Splits: ‎8:49, 8:38, 8:26, 8:09, 8:20, 8:16, 8:27, 8:44, 8:28, 8:28  ———————————————– Cherry Blossom 10 Miler 4.1.12 Time: 1:28:33 Finished: 2322 (of 9701 women) Splits: ‎8:55, 8:55, 8:49,… Read More ›

  • Sasha, Seattle, Running, and Racing

    Have you ever had a moment where you think hm, how did I EVER blog every day… what did I even have to write about? I mean I love my life but it’s all very repetitive, how I make that… Read More ›

  • Cherry Blossom Expo Anyone?

    Dear Fellow Cherry Blossom Runners, I know a few of you are running the Cherry Blossom 10 Miler on Sunday. Who wants to go to the expo on Saturday? I was thinking of going early (it is open 9am –… Read More ›

  • Detox

    I had one of the best weekends ever. Friday night my brother ended up swinging through DC with a few friends on the tail end of a road trip. He brought three of his frat brothers were are some awesome… Read More ›

  • MCM 2013

    I should probably elaborate a little bit on the incredibly brief post I put up yesterday. For in case you live under a rock / you have been ignoring me / you can’t feel my fear / excitement across the… Read More ›


    I SIGNED UP FOR A MARATHON!!! MCM Surpasses Registration Record The MCM has sold out all available public entries in a record 2 hours, 27 minutes today surpassing last year’s record sellout by 14 minutes. But as thousands of runners… Read More ›

  • Insanity Day #1 and Pan Chili

    Yesterday was day one of the 11 week training schedule I made to prepare for the North Face Endurance Half Marathon Trail Run. Originally on the schedule was my first day of Insanity and a 9pm soccer game, unfortunately due… Read More ›


Running and Laughing through the Golden State

Peas and Cougars

If real life were a cartoon, I would be a triangle, which is probably better than being a square.

Librarian. Dreamer. Wife & Runner.

Let me live, love, and say it well in good sentences. - Sylvia Plath

Express yourself. It is later than you think.

Change of Pace

Chronicles of my passion for running, fitness & adventure