Trying To Prepare Myself For Winter Running

Hi everyone!  Now that I’m settling into normal life in Anchorage, I’m realizing that there are some things that just aren’t as “normal” here as they were at home.  Especially when it comes to winter.  I’m learning now that everything I do – driving, running, shopping, picking out clothes, etc. – is going to be … More Trying To Prepare Myself For Winter Running

Alaskan Running Scavenger Hunt – Seward Edition

Hi everyone! Although summer has come and gone in Alaska (it legit looks like October up here with all the colorful leaves!), I can’t help but write one more post about running in Seward this summer. Up here in Alaska, you often see some crazy stuff while running. I’ve been seeing some cool posts throughout … More Alaskan Running Scavenger Hunt – Seward Edition

Try New Things Tuesday: Jost Virtual Racing – Brave New Route 10k!

Hi everyone!  As you may remember, I recently blogged about Jost Running, a virtual racing website.  I’m super excited to be racing with Jost for the rest of the summer!  The owner has awesomely let me run their races in exchange for my honest reviews on the process.  I was loving the whole process from the … More Try New Things Tuesday: Jost Virtual Racing – Brave New Route 10k!

Wednesday Wisdom: Dealing With Wildlife While Running

Hi everyone!  As I start to feel more comfortable running in Alaska, I’m noticing a few things.  I’m very easily startled when I hear a noise, and I’m really resistant to running near dense woods without someone else nearby.  Let’s face it:  I’m afraid of bears and moose.  Bears are notorious for hurting people when … More Wednesday Wisdom: Dealing With Wildlife While Running

How to Find Races to Run in A Small Town – Introducing Jost Running!

Hey everyone!  I’m going to take a moment to vent about one tiny, little thing that is bothering me about Seward.  Sure, Seward is amazing and I am loving every second that I’m here.  But you know what this town is missing?  Races.  There are a few, but they’re either way above my level (Mt. … More How to Find Races to Run in A Small Town – Introducing Jost Running!