Find a group of people who challenge and inspire you, spend a lot of time with the, and it WILL change your life – Amy Poehler Last year at this time, I was spending the day recovering from my (at the time) longest ever run. I finished the Titletown Ultra Series with 26.35 miles in 7 […]
Stop, recharge and refocus
Your body is always whispering to you. The secret is learning to stop and listen to it, before it has to start yelling. This is true in every area of your life! If you eat something you shouldn’t, your stomach probably tells you. If you run yourself ragged and don’t get enough rest, you body […]
Bringing Skirt Sports into 2017 with style!!
I am so excited to say that I have the honor to continue my adventure as a Skirt Sports Captain Ambassador for 2017! I am proud to represent this company that truly cares about and listens to its customers! They truly believe that #realwomenmove and that everyone should look good (and feel comfortable) while they […]
Running the Road Less Traveled… through the Northwoods of WI. Run, Camp, Sleep?, Repeat
Accomplishment will prove to be a journey, not a destination – Dwight D Eisenhower Pulling an all-niter for me now is definitely not the same as it was when I was in college. In fact, I have come to the conclusion that I’m too old for that… I need and enjoy my sleep. I get […]
No, I didn’t fall off the face of the earth, I’ve just been running all over it!
Wow! Where has the last 7 months gone! Apparently life has completely gotten away from me and I have been neglecting my blog! When I was just sitting here this morning reading back through a few of my posts, I realized how much I really have missed writing these updates! That needs to change! Writing […]
Fitness Follow-up Friday
Fitness Follow-up Friday is here! Well, it was here a few days ago but since we were out of town for the weekend, I didn’t have a chance to post it until now! Several people have asked what all is included in my weekly fitness. So going forward, I am going to try and give […]
Super Sunday’s Hill Challenge, Renegade Style!
Just one of the may quotes that gets us through our workouts at the gym took us outside from an insanely fun and challenging workout. Colleen spread the word that she wanted to head out to Bairds Creek/Triangle hill for some hill climbs! She was even bringing some tires with her so that we could […]
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1st 10k trail run – Cliffrunner 10k race weekend recap!
Last summer I did my first ever trail run – a 5k just a few miles from home that ended by running up the tubing hill. This year it was time to up the ante! The Cliffrunner 10 trail run down at High Cliff State Park was the chosen target. Before this weekend, I had […]
Where is this summer going??
They say that time flies when you are having fun… this has been so true for this summer! It seems like it was just a few weeks ago that I was putting in some freezing cold miles in the bitter cold of the “brisk” winter we had here in Wisconsin. Now we are halfway through […]