Athleta Upgrade: Refreshing and Renewing My Workout Wardrobe

As much as I’d prefer NOT to wear my running clothes all day, it’s a new reality that isn’t always worth fighting. But as I said earlier this week, I’ve decided to stop apologizing for it and start embracing it. Salutation capri and Thermal Honeycomb Sweater in navy, Jacquard Fully Focused Sports Bra, and Birkenstocks Arizona

The Power of Play: Making My Workout Fun Again

I love to run. I love how it makes me feel, I love how many calories it burns, and I love that I can do it anywhere, anytime, for free. But that doesn’t mean running is always a fun workout for me. I experience the benefits I just listed after I finish running; not necessarily while

No Apologies: Workout Clothes You Can Wear All Day Without Feeling Guilty

Full Disclosure: Sometimes I workout in the morning and end up wearing my workout clothes for the rest of the day. I’ve not been particularly shy about this confession on the blog. But what I may not have told you is that when I worked in an office during the day, I always secretly chided

A Running Start: Putting A Little Spring in My Step with a Running Wear Refresh

After realizing my running wardrobe was in need of a major refresh, I headed over to Athleta last week. Staying motivated to workout is hard enough. Wearing something I feel great in eliminates one more reason to skip my morning run and puts a little spring in my step. When I run in the mornings,

Pretty, Tough Girl: Ankle Boots Give Edge to A Demure Dress

I love demure and girly dresses like this long-sleeved dress from Madewell with a dropped waist, mock turtleneck, and feminine smocking details at the neck and wrists. But when the occasion (or my mood) calls for something less sweet, I like to toughen up a pretty-girl dress with socks and ankle boots. For this look, I