December in Alaska

It’s 2:30 pm on a Saturday in December, and I’m squinting out the windows, trying to find the Chugach mountains that are usually visible from my backyard.  They’re hidden behind a wall of ice fog that has engulfed the entire city of Anchorage and has hidden the sun from view.  Which honestly doesn’t matter, because … More December in Alaska

Solstice Sprint Virtual 5K: The Cure for Winter Running Blues

Hi everyone!  I’ve got some big news on the blog today!  But first, I want to give you all an update on how winter has been going here in Alaska.  Before I moved here, everyone told me how snowy, cold, and dark it would be here as if it was a frozen wasteland that I … More Solstice Sprint Virtual 5K: The Cure for Winter Running Blues