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Caitlin G.

California
Hi! My name is Caitlin and I'm 25. I currently live in New York with my husband Nate and my puppy Buddy.   As a junior in college I decided to do a 5k with a friend. Before this decision, I ran sporadically – never more than 3 miles, and never competitively. I started... Full Bio
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26.2 (Again): Chicago Marathon Recap by Caitlin G. Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living This recap is a week in the making. So brace yourselves – it’s a doozy. Sorry for making you wait – I had a lot to work through, and I had to decide how I wanted ... Read on »
Hijack Post: Race Day by Caitlin G. Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living Hi Everyone, Nate here, Cait’s husband, going rogue. Yes, this  Nate. Cait doesn’t know I’m doing this, but I’m here to post a video her friends and I made to giv ... Read on »
Chicago. by Caitlin G. Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living I made it! After the craziest week ever that seriously flew by, last night I finally made it to the airport. Looking like this: My legs were feeling a ... Read on »
Marathon Training Week 15: Taper. by Caitlin G. Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living I cannot believe that at this time next week I will have finished my second marathon. For the past week I’ve alternated between being so excited that I want to be ... Read on »
Marathon Training Week 14:Freak Outs. by Caitlin G. Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living Oh hey, I’m running a marathon in less two weeks. Freak outs have officially begun. Here’s what happened over the last week: Tuesday: 4 miles easy with Brendan Br ... Read on »
Fiber One Giveaway! by Caitlin G. Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living Hello friends, happy Monday. I’ve got a giveaway for you! I don’t know about you, but I was raised on cereal. Cereal has always been a staple breakfast food (or a ... Read on »
Marathon Training Week 13: A Fun Race and Conquering the Long Run by Caitlin G. Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living This was an awesome week. It’s hard to believe after my long run today that two weeks ago I was doubting my training and today I could not be more excited to run a ma ... Read on »
Marathon Training Week 12: A Week of Firsts by Caitlin G. Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living Big things happened this week. My first track workout, my first pair of Brooks purchased, and my first sports massage. Oh, and I got The Stick . But let’s back up a b ... Read on »
Cooking for One by Caitlin G. Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living Lately it seems that Nate and I have opposite schedules and I’ve found myself having at least one night a week where I’m on my own for dinner. Generally this mea ... Read on »
Marathon Training Week 11: A Bad Long Run by Caitlin G. Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living They can’t all be good. So far, my marathon training has been going really, really well.  Thanks to my run coaches and a little thing called speedwork , I’ve been ... Read on »
Free Sweat in September by Caitlin G. Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living You heard me. ( source ) Here’s the deal friends. This lovely city of ours is expensive. And gym memberships and yoga/spin/fitness classes don’t come c ... Read on »
5.4.3.2.1 by Caitlin G. Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living I had to do it too . 5 words to describe myself: Positive. Ambitious. Happy. Passionate. Fun. 4 favorite foods: Sushi. Hummus. Berries. Chocolate. ... Read on »
Marathon Training Week 10: Embracing the Unexpected by Caitlin G. Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living Well this week was not what I expected. As I mentioned last week , I had two races on the calendar. Thanks to a little hurricane named Irene, I ran neither – both ... Read on »
Bird’s Eye Voila and Stonyfield Winners! by Caitlin G. Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living Confession: Nate is the better cook in our house. I’ve admitted this before, but it still is kind of funny to me that I’m the one who ended up with a food blog wh ... Read on »
Stonyfield Activia Giveaway! by Caitlin G. Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living Friends, if you know me you know I love yogurt in all forms. In fact, when I went vegan last year for awhile, the hardest thing for me to give up was not cheese, as I ... Read on »
Marathon Training Week 9: Mixing it Up by Caitlin G. Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living This past week was a little different as I took 2 spin classes and enjoyed my long run with a group during HLS ! Monday: Spin Tuesday: Rest Wednesd ... Read on »
Heading Home by Caitlin G. Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living It feels like the last day of summer camp. This morning was another early wakeup (though not as early as yesterday !) for the 5k walk/run – we walked to the the R ... Read on »
HLS Day 2 by Caitlin G. Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living Today was a BUSY day in Philly. Started with a 15 mile run – had some great company! Can’t get away from sweaty photos. Breakfast where I stuffed m ... Read on »
HLS Day 1: Good Food, New Friends, and Cocktails! by Caitlin G. Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living Hello! If you are new to Caitlin Lives Well, thanks for visiting! I’m Caitlin (obviously) and I write about maintaining my 45 pound weight loss through running, ... Read on »