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Gia A.

California
Here are a few things about me that you should know.  I think they make me interesting, you decide! I am a runner.  OBSESSED.  Its my happy place, its how I clear my head, get motivation and feel strong.  I have run 4 marathons  and am training for my... Full Bio
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Friday Favorites: Winter Running Accessories by Gia A. Posted in: Blog Posts in Fitness for Moms Runner its Cold Outside!  You have the warm tops and bottoms, but do you have winter running accessories?  They will make all the difference and keep you warm and toasty d ... Read on »
Friday Favorites: Running Shoes by Gia A. Posted in: Blog Posts in Fitness for Moms Shoes!  I love shoes … Not Choos, Running Shoes The right running shoe can make or break your workout, not to mention help you avoid persistent injuries.  Everyone ha ... Read on »
Mamalete Monday: Cecilia of MommiesRun by Gia A. Posted in: Blog Posts in Fitness for Moms Happy Mamalete Monday all! Meet Cecilia of MommiesRun !  1. In one of your latest posts , you blogged about running the Tennessee Ragner Race. What was your fav ... Read on »
Mamalete Monday – featuring Allie of VitaTrain4Life by Gia A. Posted in: Blog Posts in Fitness for Moms Happy Monday All.  This week the Mamalete spotlight is on Allie Burdick, mother of twins, fitness instructor, blogger  at VitaTrain4Life and Oiselle Volee team member. Mee ... Read on »
Mamalete Monday: featuring Erica Sara by Gia A. Posted in: Blog Posts in Fitness for Moms Happy Mamalete Monday and a special congrats to all the #mamaletes who completed the NYC Marathon yesterday. This week, we are featuring Erica Sara- jewelry designer/entre ... Read on »
My Best Pre Race Advice by Gia A. Posted in: Blog Posts in Fitness for Moms Hint: My Best Pre Race Advice is all about your breathing I am not the kind of coach who gives blanket training plans, or the same tips to all runners.  I firmly belie ... Read on »
thoughts on Not Running the NYC Marathon 2014 by Gia A. Posted in: Blog Posts in Fitness for Moms Spoiler Alert … I am not running the NYC Marathon this year.   I’ve spent the last 2 weeks hovering my finger over that cancellation button on the TCS New York Ma ... Read on »
Friday Favorites- NYCM Post Race Pampering by Gia A. Posted in: Blog Posts in Fitness for Moms CONGRATS RUNNERS! The NYCM is here. You’ve trained for months on end, logged hundreds of miles, you have fueled perfectly and have your race plan set.  Sunday is the big d ... Read on »
Lululemon Post Party for NYCM! by Gia A. Posted in: Blog Posts in Fitness for Moms Looking for a place to go after this Sunday’s New York Marathon?! Look no further! Lululemon is hosting an awesome POST PARTY Sun, Nov 2 @ Bryant Park run.relax.r ... Read on »
Mamalete Monday: Tina of Carrots n Cake by Gia A. Posted in: Blog Posts in Fitness for Moms Happy Monday! Carrie here to introduce you to this week’s mamalete. Meet Tina of Carrots n Cake! A fellow Massachusetts native, runner, dog owner, AND cake love ... Read on »
Mamalete Monday: Meet Christine of Love Life Surf! by Gia A. Posted in: Blog Posts in Fitness for Moms Happy Mamalete Monday!  Each week we are going to feature a fabulous Mamalete and learn a little more about what makes her amazing!  This week is Christine of Love, Life, ... Read on »
Friday Favorites: Toddler Toiletries by Gia A. Posted in: Blog Posts in Fitness for Moms Happy Friday  In honor of the twins upcoming birthday, I’ve put together a list of the five Toddler Toiletries we can’t live without!  1. Waxelene : This nat ... Read on »
Friday Favorites: Fall’s Must-Reads by Gia A. Posted in: Blog Posts in Fitness for Moms Happy Friday readers! Carrie Here  I don’t know about you, but this cooler, fall weather has made me want to curl up with a blanket and a good book. After rummaging throu ... Read on »
Lets Talk about Running & Boston 2015 by Gia A. Posted in: Blog Posts in Fitness for Moms Hey! I have an idea, lets talk about running … because well, this is a running blog   Me and Running have had a very tumultuous relationship in 2014.   The fi ... Read on »
Healthier Arroz Caldo with Quinoa by Gia A. Posted in: Blog Posts in Fitness for Moms This post is brought to you by FreshDirect and Pop Cart Arroz Caldo is one of those soul warming dishes.  Its thick and hearty, it has ginger in it which warms your pa ... Read on »
Every Mother Counts by Gia A. Posted in: Blog Posts in Fitness for Moms This past week, I had the opportunity to hear Christy Turlington speak about her foundation, Every Mother Counts . Christy absolutely amazing, a runner, mom, and women’s h ... Read on »
Friday Favorites: Recovery Edition & GIVEAWAY by Gia A. Posted in: Blog Posts in Fitness for Moms Marathon season may not be over just yet, but if you’re anything like me, your body is craving a little TLC. Have no fear- or pain! This week I am featuring my favorite re ... Read on »
Tips for the Chicago Marathon – Coaches Corner by Gia A. Posted in: Blog Posts in Fitness for Moms Its Chicago Marathon time!  Having successfully run the marathon last year (with a BQ! Boston 2015 here I come!) I thought I would share some tips for you to run a success ... Read on »
Running in Scotland and all its glory by Gia A. Posted in: Blog Posts in Fitness for Moms Scotland may be the birthplace of golf, but the picturesque running in Scotland was my personal highlight. Don’t get me wrong, the golf was breath taking … but as ... Read on »
Friday Favorites: featuring C9 by Champion leggings by Gia A. Posted in: Blog Posts in Fitness for Moms Hi again, Its Carrie!   With this week’s Friday Favorites featuring  C9 by Champion and their affordable leggings.  With stylish silhouettes in great colors/prints and sof ... Read on »