• Fitness


    I felt the magic of swiss herbs in Ricola® Herb & Throat drops as part of a sponsored post for Socialstars. #swissherbs Good morning! This weekend, I’m running a half marathon in Seattle, which, of course, is super exciting (I love to travel), but it’s kind of stressful at the same time. What happens if I […]


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    This post is sponsored by Ziploc® brand Hi, friends! Once again, I’m working with Ziploc® brand to celebrate the release of their new Ziploc® brand bags with Easy Open Tabs by honoring all the “Tough Mothers” out there. Every mom is tough in her own way, but Ziploc® brand knows that sometimes even the toughest moms need a little […]


    How We Stay Healthy When Life Gets Crazy

    Disclosure: I’m proud to partner with CVS/pharmacy for the #FindYourHealthy campaign. I am being sponsored by CVS/pharmacy for my posts and activities, but all opinions expressed are my own, and all product claims or program details shared should be verified at CVS.com or with the appropriate manufacturers. Life has been kind of insane lately. Obviously with […]



    This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of The North Face for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Remember how I mentioned that I’ve had trouble making it to KFIT and CrossFit lately? Well, instead of missing these workouts all together, I started using The North Face Mountain Athletics app to make sure I stick with my training. The […]



    Hi, friends! I recently had the opportunity to interview Desi Linden, an American long-distance runner, who represented the United States in the 2012 London Olympics women’s marathon. She also finished 4th at the 2015 Boston Marathon, just a few week ago, in 2:25:39, which is the fastest time for an American woman. Impressive, right? My friends at Brooks coordinated our interview since […]



    This post is sponsored by The North Face. Hey, hey! I wanted to tell you guys about the new gear collection. It’s called Mountain Athletics from The North Face, and I recently had the opportunity to pick out a few pieces to try myself. I loved all of the items that I selected, and I think […]


    My New Running Goal

    April 28, 2015


    Hi, friends! Remember when I answered a bunch of post-marathon questions from readers yesterday? Well, I forgot to include a very important one: What is your next running goal? How could I forget?! It’s such an important question and one I’ve thought about quite a lot since crossing the finish line of the Boston Marathon. I […]