Hi everyone! I’m mixing things up a bit this Friday because I really wanted to join the Friday Five Linkup with Mar, Courtney, and Cynthia! I’m still going to recap my goal progress at the end. This week’s Friday Five topic is Halloween! So what are my five favorite things about halloween? 1. PUMPKIN EVERYTHING. … More Friday Five: Happy Halloween!
Hi everyone! If you’ve ever read Runner’s World, you’ve probably seen the pictures that they show in the beginning of every magazine of the Rave Run of the month. They’re usually some amazing location, and the runner is running on some impossible looking trail that would probably make me pass out from altitude sickness if … More Rave Runs
Hi everyone! It’s time for week #2 recap of the Fall Fitness Challenge hosted by Nora at Adventures of a Mother-Daughter Running Duo! The following bloggers have joined up too: Ariana at HappyLife.HealthyLife | Brandi at Noteworthy Running | Michelle at Fearless Beauty Fitness | Kathy at MamaMarathoner | Diane at Runnin Rocker | Alicia at … More Fall Fitness Challenge: Week Two
Hi everyone! I wanted to take a moment to talk about something I’ve been using on my recent runs that has been super helpful! As you all know, I’m running in a place that has lots of potential dangers – bear, moose, ice, etc. Even in Philly I had to worry about stuff (mostly people) … More BANDI To The Rescue!
Hi everyone! I hope you all had a fabulous weekend! I spent most of mine working on unpacking the apartment, and it’s looking a lot better! My closet is pretty sweet. Hopefully I’ll be done by next weekend and have some pictures soon! Despite being excited about how the apartment is coming along, I had … More Moose: 0, Kristen: 1
Hi everyone! You may have noticed in Monday’s post that I’ve joined the Fall Fitness Challenge hosted by Nora at Adventures of a Mother-Daughter Running Duo! The following bloggers have joined up too: Ariana at HappyLife.HealthyLife | Brandi at Noteworthy Running | Michelle at Fearless Beauty Fitness | Kathy at MamaMarathoner | Diane at Runnin … More Fall Fitness Challenge: Week One
Hi everyone! I’m so excited about this post because it’s about a pretty awesome event. Remember your first run ever? Your first race of each distance? Or your first run in your current city? I do, and I think as a runner it’s so important to remember those crazy moments in your running history. And … More My First Run in Anchorage!
Hi everyone! Guess what? I’M BACK IN ALASKA! And I’m beyond excited about it, even though it’s in the 40s/30s here! After a super tearful goodbye last weekend when I left Philly, I was so nervous about being alone in Seattle for a week of training, starting my new job, and dealing with moving into … More Here’s To New Beginnings!
Hi everyone! Fun fact: By the time you read this, my week of training will probably be over and I will be heading back to Alaska after a month of being in the Lower 48! I’m excited to start unpacking everything in our apartment and finally meet my students and the few coworkers in the … More Friday Five: Running Fuel
Hi everyone! I’m now officially two days into my training and loving Seattle so far! This might sound weird to people, but Andrew and I have been together for so long (over 8 years!) and I forgot what it’s like to live alone! I can chose to eat whenever/whatever I want, can plan out my … More Seattle is For Hill Lovers