New Fall Flow…

Happy Start to Fall…
Not that I am ready to say goodbye to Summer, but I do love all things Pumpkin, Runs in Cooler/ Breathable weather, sitting outside and breathing in the fresh air…these are all major plus points for me and fall. Fall also means a little more juggling and balancing for me. So this week, I took some moments to enjoy even when I was working, and headed to the greenway in Boston to get some computer work in!
It was great to be outside, getting work done and not straight up melting! Being in Boston also meant I got to see this little nugget and travel to the North End for some yummy treats!
Being at home has perks beyond work, food, and family, it also means I can get back on a strength training and running schedule. This year has been busy and crazy fun, but training has been hard, intense, tiring, and sometimes just not happening. So when I get a week I can get in the gym, get some strength in and feel powerful I LOVE it!

What are you most excited for this fall?
What are you being for Halloween?
Will you do a fall halloween race?
I love all things Pumpkin what is the best thing I should try this fall!

And one last note…somedays even the best of us have hard mornings…your not alone…keep moving forward, smiling, it will get better (I promise Wiley :))!

Friday Fun

Happy Happy Friday!
It’s almost the weekend!
This weekend I am taking this Spartan Certification so needed to get my long run in. Luckily I have the best running buddy in the world and she agreed to run some of mil miles with me- shes the best! I had taought 3 classes yesterday so my legs were gone! And we added in a new squat on your toes hamstring killer move so I knew without her this run was not happening, it was also going to be COLD and dark. I stayed at my parents last night and my sister had whipped these guys up…so yummy homemade Lara Bars, Key Lime Flavored!
I had one of these, a glass of water and was out the door by 5:20 to get a few miles in, meet M and run with her, and then finish on my own. Another perk of a running buddy they stop and enjoy the sunrise with you!
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A sunrise like this makes 5 am seem do able right?!?! The run is always nice and on the water and with views like this 18 miles flies by, okay thats a lie it doesn’t fly by ha but it is pretty and the company is even better!
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Still smiling 18 miles in….
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I finished before the massive am school and commuting traffic picked up which was nice. It’s nice to not have to doge cars on tired legs! I also came home to this note…thanks Mom!
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My mom is a huge note giver, do you leave notes? I do becuase of her, just little “hello’s” “I Love You” “Have a great day” I love getting notes, so like to spread the love because of my mom and leave them. In case you are wonder CaCa is what A called me before she could say Cara my mom is not calling me a peice of S$it ha. I made a quick smoothie to get some food in me fast! And heated up a cup of SKRATCH hot Apple Cinnamon Hydration.
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Then it was a quick change and off to two morning meetings in Salem today! And to make you feel good about your Friday here is an awkward selfie of myself ha your welcome, smile your not awkwardly standing in a mirror.
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Happy Friday!
Have the best weekend!
Any fun Plans?