Jersey Strong

In the wake of Hurricane Sandy, the Jersey Shore as well as the surrounding areas have been left in a state of utter destruction. My hometown, Point Pleasant, has lost so much. My family evacuated early Monday as low tide was showing only a little of what was to come. My family and friends are… Continue reading Jersey Strong

Foodie Penpals, Fun

Foodie Penpal Reveal Day- October 2012

It's Foodie Penpal Reveal Day! If you aren't sure what Foodie Penpals is, check out the info below. I received a box full of goodies from blog reader Amber! It was her first month participating in Foodie Penpals and I think she did a GREAT job! Route 11 Sweet Potato Chips- These are delicious and… Continue reading Foodie Penpal Reveal Day- October 2012

Marathon Training, Weekly Workouts

Weekly Workout (Wk17) 10/29-11-4

Due to Hurricane Sandy and my inability to run outside or get to the gym for I dont know how many days, I am switching up my schedule a little bit. I hope I can actually run the scheduled runs for this week! Monday October 29: Speed Work 1 mile warm up, 5 x 1k… Continue reading Weekly Workout (Wk17) 10/29-11-4

Marathon Training, Weekly Workouts

Week 16 WW Recap

Again, this week was not as successful as I'd like. I am STILL waiting for my cortisone shot to kick in (crossing my fingers). Monday October 22: Rest Day Tuesday October 23: Speedwork 6 x 400m (7:35 pace) 1 mile warmup and 1 mile cool down (5.01 mi, 44:06) Jamie Eason’s Quads & Calves Wednesday October 24: Cardio (15 min… Continue reading Week 16 WW Recap

Eats, Recipes, Top 5 Tuesday

Top 5 Tuesday: Fall Recipes

I love Fall and fall-inspired food. This week I am posting my Top 5 recipes that I have come across and actually made this fall. In no particular order: Pumpkin Overnight Oats If you are lazy like me sometimes, I suggest substituting old fashioned oats for a quick preparation. Old fashioned oats can be microwaved… Continue reading Top 5 Tuesday: Fall Recipes