Living in Alaska · Skiing · Weekend · Winter

Snowy Weekends Are My Favorite

Hi everyone!  I feel like I’ve been neglecting this blog so much lately.  I’m having all sorts of feelings about keeping up a blog about running when I haven’t been able to really run in a few months.  I’ve found a few new workouts that I’m able to do completely pain-free, and I find myself… Continue reading Snowy Weekends Are My Favorite

BibRave Pro · Running · Winter

SPIbelt Performance Series Review

Disclaimer: I received a SPIbelt Performance Series to review as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to review find and write race reviews! Hi everyone!  It’s been a few weeks since I last blogged.  The weather has been icy, I’ve been sick on… Continue reading SPIbelt Performance Series Review

Living in Alaska · Skiing · Weekend · Winter

The First Winter Weekend!

Hi everyone!  Remember how last week I said that fall was pretty much over?  Well, that was definitely true because when I woke up on Friday, this is what I saw: SNOW!!!!!  It snowed all day on Friday, and we actually got a few inches.  And I couldn’t be happier!  This is my third winter… Continue reading The First Winter Weekend!

HIking · Kayaking · Living in Alaska · Weekend

I Think Fall is Over

Hey everyone!  It’s been a bit since I posted on here, but I have a good reason:  I was in Portland on a work trip and just didn’t have time to get on here (or even Instagram for that matter!).  I was able to go down a few days early for some shopping and sightseeing,… Continue reading I Think Fall is Over

Bike · HIking · Kayaking · Weekly Wrap

A Week of Favorites

Hi everyone!  It’s Monday again, and instead of thinking about a week of work ahead (blah) I’m thinking about my past week of workouts.  We had some pretty awesome fall weather here in Alaska, and I was able to spend lots of time outdoors doing my favorite things! Monday:  Off day Tuesday: My epic bike… Continue reading A Week of Favorites

BibRave Pro · Bike · Product Review

Five Things You Need in a Bike Helmet

Disclaimer: I received the Rudy Project Sterling helmet to review as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to review find and write race reviews! Hi everyone!  It’s Friday, and time for another Friday Five with Mar, Cynthia, and Courtney.  This week, I’m focusing on… Continue reading Five Things You Need in a Bike Helmet

Bike · Living in Alaska

My Tour Du Anchorage

Hi everyone!  We’ve been having some lovely fall weather here in Anchorage, and I’ve still got a few things on my bucket list before the snow falls at sea level.  So on Tuesday after work I decided that it was the perfect day to go on a biking adventure around Anchorage!  Ever since moving from… Continue reading My Tour Du Anchorage

Kayaking · Weekly Wrap

Week #1 of Fall Fitness

Hi everyone!  In case you missed Wednesday’s post, I’m finally starting to get back into a weekly workout routine again.  Whenever I’m not training for a race it’s hard for me to get into a routine each week and motivate myself to get to the gym, but I’ve actually been doing good so far!  Honestly,… Continue reading Week #1 of Fall Fitness

Bike · HIking · Injury · Kayaking · Swim · Trail Running · Yoga

Fall Fitness Goals

Hi everyone!  Fall is almost officially here, and in Alaska that means a total change of daily life for those of us that live here.  It’s going to become a very dark place with lots of slippery outdoor conditions soon, and it always seems like the transition from summer to fall is a big change… Continue reading Fall Fitness Goals

HIking · Kayaking · Weekend · Weekly Wrap

The Perfect September Weekend

Hi everyone!  I had a seriously awesome weekend and didn’t want it to end.  Fall is my favorite time of the year, so as soon as the colors come out I just want to be outside 24/7.  So on Saturday, we went out to Hatcher Pass with our friends for some hiking adventures.  One of… Continue reading The Perfect September Weekend