• Health + Wellness,  Next Generation

    Learning to Love the Body I Am In

    My friend sent me a list of her fitness goals for the year, primarily her weightlifting goals. Do not get me wrong. I LOVE a good fitness goal and am all for cranking away at hitting those feats and feelings of accomplishment, and I sure as hell have them too. They are what keep me motivated to press on – to continue developing into a better version of myself. This time I wrote back my goal, a mental one at that:   Learning to love my body.   I had a ton of other fitness goals for the year swimming…

  • Books

    Reading List for 2018

    Each year I begin with a list of books in mind to read and make me happy. Since I scramble to keep any sort of New Year’s resolution, I felt this could be a nice intro to getting on that…

  • Motivation,  Reflections

    Mountain Climbing

    A short hike, a hut and a group of unwieldy climbers Location: White Mountains, New Hampshire Miles: 8 with 4,000 vertical ft Song in my head: Take me Home, Country Road – John Denver (because that is what one hiker was singing…

  • Fitness,  Motivation

    Running Buddies | The Long and Short of It

    Buddy Up! Partner Running. Miles: 4 + 37 Harvard Stadium Sections Song in my head: Journey Brunch food motivation: Zico Chocolate Coconut Water This past weekend I went on a run with my running buddy, Meesh. We chose one of our old running haunts.…

  • Books

    Reading List for 2017

    Each year I begin with a list of books in mind to read and make me happy. Since I scramble to keep any sort of New Year’s resolution, I felt this could be a nice intro to getting on that…

  • Boston Marathon,  Motivation

    Boston Marathon 2015

    It’s been a little over a month since the marathon and I’ve been soaking in the love from this season and working on my thank-you’s to all of you! Marathon Weekend The night before the race, Dana-Farber holds a pasta…

  • GIFs

    4.15.13 #BostonStrong

    “When the lights dim and the cameras go away, know that our support and love for you will never waver.” – Mayor Menino