Throwbacks and Race Decisions

This week has been stupid busy. Which means it’s a list kind of day. A list of three things, to be exact. Because, you know, that’s what bloggers do on Thursdays. 1. Speaking of Thursdays and the rules of the internet, I don’t really play the Throwback Thursday game very often. But whenever I see […] more


Weekending in Eugene

It was a busy weekend here in Eugene. I took the bulk of last week off to recover from Sunday’s 40 miler and only ran twice before Saturday: once for run club and once for a quick jog around the river path for some lunchtime miles. Run club: we’re growing AND getting faster! But this […] more


Grand Canyon Gear

On Monday morning, my coworker sent me her list of suggestions for my upcoming jog around the Grand Canyon. It included really helpful and very practical tips like: “1. You will wear a parachute in case you trip2. You have anti-venom in a temperature controlled backpack3. You don’t owe any money to the people you’re […] more


Peterson 40+

There are several reasons why I think racing frequently is a very beneficial training strategy. You’re pretty much guaranteed a great workout, it’s insanely fun, you get to explore running routes you might never set foot on, and you get to work out all of the kinks before race day. But when you don’t put […] more


Three Things Thursday

1. One of my friends shared this post on facebook today and I <3 it big time.   I don’t know if it’s all the yoga, or all the big life changes in the last year, or just growing up, but the idea of living with intention has been on my mind (and hopefully reflected […] more

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