The Beauty of Iceland

This is for Iceland!  ❤ Iceland is such a magnificent land of contrasts, natural wonders and startling beauty. It’s a place filled with roaring waterfalls, meandering streams, magical landscapes, geothermal vents, hot springs,… Continue reading

Summer Training 2016

I have 4 marathons left this year! I’m so excited and so nervous. This is my schedule for the fall: Quebec City Marathon – August 28 Patagonia Marathon (Chile) – September 24 Cape… Continue reading

Thank you Cristina & Jose!

Every new friend is a new adventure and the start of more memories. I met Cristina and Jose only a few months ago but we’ve already shared good laughs, books, and stories about… Continue reading

Mega Stoop Sale!!!

Good morning dear friends! My friend, Jose and his beautiful wife, Cristina, are having a Mega Stoop Sale today in Brooklyn to support me raise funds for our third school in Nicaragua! ❤… Continue reading

Happy Birthday America!

Happy Independence Day my dear friends! I hope everyone had a wonderful 4th of July weekend! ❤ My dear friend, Kelly, got me hundreds of beautiful “run2buildschools” bracelets! Thank you sweet Kelly! I… Continue reading

Bringing light to our schools!!!

I had a call with buildOn the other day and found out that our school in Nepal and all other schools are going to be powered by solar energy!!!! How AMAZING that is!… Continue reading

Believe!

Exactly five months from today I will be reaching Dhangadhi region in Nepal! ❤ I can’t wait to meet the children and their families! I get really emotional every time I think about… Continue reading

Nashville Marathon, 2016

Nashville marathon is DONE! 7th marathon for #run2buildschools!!! It was one hard marathon. I got really sick around mile 18. Terrible lower back pain that it turned out later to be kidney stones.… Continue reading

Perfect Birthday!

Last Friday was my birthday!! Such a BEAUTIFUL birthday! The whole week was pretty sweet. 🙂 My amazing boss and coworkers had a cake party for me at work and then they took… Continue reading

Nashville Marathon is ON!

Today I am running my 7th marathon for run2buildschools – Nashville Marathon! My parents came all the way from Romania to support me! ❤ I am HaPpY!!!   As so many of you… Continue reading