Pets

Family Photoshoot

Hubs and I had the most amazing engagement photoshoot in 2012 with Kate Miller Photography. Kate and her husband Joel shoot together in a vintage-inspired, artistic style. We absolutely love Kate and Joel and would've had them photograph our wedding in a heartbeat had we been married locally in IL and not across the country in… Continue reading Family Photoshoot

Fitness, Pets, Running, Travel

Run, Nap, Run

When I was a student in Aix-en-Provence I would run in Parc de la Torse frequently. Now that I'm living with my French host again I'm revisiting these running paths. Isn't it neat how you can go for a run years later (in my case 5 years), and your feet just seem to know where to… Continue reading Run, Nap, Run

Running, Travel

Bonjour!

That's right folks, Run With Pup has gone international! In my professional life I'm an International Educator, and I work for a study abroad program that's based in Aix-en-Provence, France. I studied at IAU College as a student, and now I have the pleasure of working in our U.S. Office. One of the my favorite aspects of… Continue reading Bonjour!

2014 Goals, Fitness, Running

360 Spring Ahead 10K

Today I ran the 360 Spring Ahead 10K trail run. This was my first trail race, and it was a lot of fun to mix things up. The trails weren't technically difficult, as the race went through the McDowell Grove Forest Preserve which is mostly turf and limestone trails, but I still liked the variation of terrain. The forest… Continue reading 360 Spring Ahead 10K