5 Ways to Tame Your Kid Clutter, While Teaching Them Valuable Lessons

Update: this post was updated November 2018. I don’t know about you, but one of the hardest areas of clutter to tame in my house has to do with the tiny dictator that runs our house. Our four year old somehow has more stuff than my husband and I … [Continue reading]

Packing for the runDisney Dopey Challenge

A few years ago, I wrote a post about packing for runDisney’s marathon weekend. I even included a fun video to help be your guide, and I thought packing for TWO races (Goofy) would be the most I would ever pack for. Check out that link if you want a … [Continue reading]

Running on the Treadmill Without Losing Your Mind

I have a love/hate relationship with the treadmill. I tend to go through phases, and luckily for me I am currently in a “love” phase. Maybe it’s because it's warmer outside, or maybe because I am finally seeing some speed and progress because of my … [Continue reading]

Weekend Happenings November 2018

Good morning! I haven't really done a weekend wrap up in a while, so I thought it would be fun to do for a post. I don't have a ton of photos, but will still tell you all about it! Friday afternoon, Emma Kate was watching TV and I was in the other … [Continue reading]

Declutter Your Home and Life FLASH SALE

As women, I think (at least I do) we often times feel like we are pulled in so many different directions, and it can be hard to keep everything organized and stress-free in our homes. This is a problem because I want my home to be a sanctuary. … [Continue reading]

Halloween 2018 Recap

Happy November my friends! I can't believe there are only 2 months left in 2018. Weren't we just taking down the tree and setting goals? Not that I'm complaining, because these next two months are my favorite time of year. But before we start … [Continue reading]

7 Ways to Celebrate Your Birthday in Walt Disney World

When my mom was about to turn 60, her one wish was to have a fun girls trip in Walt Disney World. Since her birthday falls on Christmas day, she has NEVER gotten a lot of ”hoopla” for her birthday. Sure we know better than to wrap her birthday gifts … [Continue reading]

8 Tips for Running in the Rain

Update: This post originally appeared in August of 2011 and has been updated for October 2018. I have run several races in the rain, including the inaugural Rock 'n Roll Providence half marathon, where there were torrential downpours the entire … [Continue reading]

4 Easy Tips for Choosing a Running Route

Update: This post originally appeared in the summer of 2012, and has been updated for October 2018. Whether you subconsciously do it or not, a lot of thought goes into planning a running route. People have preferences depending on training run, … [Continue reading]

The 5 Very Best Disneyland Restaurants

Updated: This post originally appeared in 2013 and I am updating it now, in October 2018. I have had the pleasure of going to Disneyland 3 times, and all three times were for runDisney races. We stayed for 4 nights each time and had the … [Continue reading]