Training Update 2.21.2018

Hey friends! My life lately has comprised of lots of swimming, biking, running, yoga'ing, eating (all the eating!) sleeping, and then trying to tend to my social life and home life too 🙂 It's pretty wonderful and exciting, but yes it is definitely making my mind and body slightly more tired as I go through [...]


Training Update- 2.6.2018

It's official. My Half Ironman training has begun!As many of you who are following me know, I started at the beginning of 2018, with swimming/running/cycling as often as I could in between my regular workout schedule. That was a LOT to handle, with my group fit classes (bootcamp mixed with heavy lifting, conditioning, strength, etc.), [...]

Leaving your “Comfort Zone” – 1.25.2018

You always hear people say "Life begins at the edge of your comfort zone." And really, they ain't kidding.I am the first to admit that leaving that happy, snuggly, comfortable place is absolutely terrifying. Will I get injured? Will I fail? Will I look like an idiot? (All these questions whir through my head). But [...]


Erin go Bragh! Ireland Recap. 1-19-2018

Hello lovely friends!! Fáilte! A week in Ireland with the whole fam damily. We left January 9 and came back January 16. My dad and sister and I planned this trip as a surprise for the other four who joined us (my youngest sister, step mom, my boyfriend Patrick and my sister's boyfriend Erik). This was [...]


Holidays & The New Year- Greatest Time of Year! 12.27.2017

Is Christmastime really over? The best holiday, with all kinds of events and friends in town, seeing family and playing games, eating crazy amounts of food and cookies... it's all over? I feel like all of a sudden we're all heading back into the swing of our regular lives, getting back to work (at least I [...]


Life Lately 4.3.2017

It's Monday again. It's a new month. There's so much to be thankful for this Spring 🙂 I haven't written in awhile, and I'd like to tell you it's because I've been too busy (which is partially true). Truthfully, I have definitely had "free time" on the weekends to jot down ideas and thoughts on what [...]


Life Lately! 10.24.16

Hi people! These monthly life update blog posts have become very common and easily maintainable for me. So I think I might keep this going 🙂 Wuddya think? We have been loving our busy schedules lately - this month was FILLED with travel, all over the country! Portland, OR; Austin, TX; and the photo above was [...]