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

Friday Five · Living in Alaska

Friday Five: Fall Bucket List

Hi everyone!  Happy friday!  Here in Alaska, it’s definitely fall already and I’m loving it.  Fall is my favorite season – who doesn’t love the colorful leaves, chilly temps, and pumpkin spice everything?  It’s a short season in Anchorage, so I decided to join the Friday Five Linkup with Mar, Cynthia, and Courtney to talk… Continue reading Friday Five: Fall Bucket List

Trail Running · Weekend

A Bucket List Hike: Harding Ice Field

Hi everyone!  I’ve been trying to hike a lot this summer, and was happy to cross quite a few off my bucket list over the last few months.  But the #1 trail on my bucket list was still on there, and I was dying to cross it off.  My ultimate bucket list hike was the… Continue reading A Bucket List Hike: Harding Ice Field

Bike · Kayaking · Swim · Weekend

An Adventurous Long Weekend

Hi everyone!  I’m sad that Labor Day weekend is over, because it’s something I always look forward to.  My husband and I met on Labor Day weekend way back in sophomore year of college, and this year was our 10 year anniversary.  How crazy is that?! From 19 year olds at the University of Pittsburgh… Continue reading An Adventurous Long Weekend