I love fall. I love boots and scarves and pumpkin anything and making apple crisp. I guess I also like to run marathons in the fall. (well, one marathon anyways) This year, we’re having kind of a strange fall in Minnesota — it was 85 degrees over the weekend. So this past Friday, the hubs and… Continue reading My favorite season of them all + weekend workouts
Life has been hectic lately. Like forgetting to eat lunch or to wash the conditioner out of your hair, hectic. Like I’ve left multiple voicemails from my car while driving for people starting with “I had to call you right this minute to tell you XYZ or I’m going to forget.” But I feel like… Continue reading Life lately
My packet pick up information just came in the mail — it’s getting real! Officially less than two weeks. So, it’s about that time again — taper time. I had my last “long” run yesterday and now it’s allllllll downhill from here? I have a love/hate relationship with the taper. Last year, around this time, I… Continue reading T to the A-P-E-R + GymPact giveaway winner
If you’re not familiar with Girls on the Run, it was founded in Charlotte, North Carolina in 1996 by Molly Barker. The mission of the organization is to inspire girls to be joyful, healthy and confident using a fun, experience-based curriculum which creatively integrates running. (Can you see why I’m obsessed with GOTR?) The impressive 20-lesson… Continue reading Girls on the Run Twin Cities 5K giveaway!
If you missed my recap from day one that was all about our behind the scenes tour of the Wild Harvest test kitchens, check it out here. Highlights of day two: From Blog to Job panel with Lauren, Gretchen and Cassie — their panel was SO interesting and got me thinking about all sorts of… Continue reading #HLS13 recap: day two + a GymPact giveaway!
This recap took WAY longer to put together than it should have. My brain is all over the place and these last few weeks of going non-stop are starting to really take a toll on me. Aaaaaanyways, here it goes! Friday: My Friday sadly didn’t start out with a group run at Mill City Running… Continue reading #HLS13 recap: day one
And I’m so excited. Life has been so busy I’ve hardly had time to overanalyze/plan/prep for it! So I’m going into the weekend knowing that these (below) are the things I want to do and I’ll just jump in wherever else I decide to! Maybe it’ll be good for me to fly by the seat… Continue reading HLS#13 is here!