Denver Colfax Half Marathon Recap

Last weekend, I completed my 7th half marathon when I crossed the finish line of the Colfax Half Marathon. The race overall was not a PR for me, but I am still SO happy with my time.  I finished in 1:48:29 at an average pace of 8:16. :) Now for … [Read more...]

Five Things Friday 5.13.2016

It's the weekend!  I felt very busy with some blog projects, an experiential internship, and just life this week, so for me this week seriously FLEW! This weekend is the Colfax Half Marathon and we are dog sitting.  That means our weekend will … [Read more...]

Things I’m Loving: April 2016

April was an AWESOME month.  While I may not have been the most social person (hello finals!) overall it was really great :)  Here are the highlights! Products I am Loving: NOW Foods Avocado Oil I have been using this mildly flavored oil … [Read more...]

Colfax Half Marathon Training Update: Week 5 (and 6)

Hey friends! So, I'm a little out of schedule with my half marathon posting updates, but instead of just not sharing at all this week I thought I would share weeks 5 and 6 together instead of a Five Things Friday post :) Training has been going … [Read more...]

Colfax Half Marathon Training Update: Week 4

Last week was another great one in the training books.  The plan I am following (and what I have found works best for my body) decreases mileage after some of the long run weeks, so this week the long run was only 6 miles.  Overall, my legs felt … [Read more...]

Colfax Half Marathon Training Update: Week 3

This week, the big challenge was completing 8 miles.  I can't believe that I'm already at such high mileage (I haven't run that far in about 6 months!), but the weather is finally cooperating.  I was able to run in beautiful sunshine with just a tank … [Read more...]

Colfax Half Marathon Training Update: Week 1

Hey friends! I hope the first full week of spring has been treating you well.  The weather here in Denver has been a bit of a roller coaster (per usual), but it's all good! With warmer weather hanging out occasionally (and hopefully here to stay … [Read more...]

Five Things Friday 3.11.16

Today officially marks the first day of my "spring break."  One of the perks of going to school until you are almost 30 ;) This year, Brian and I actually have the same spring break which is really awesome! We have friends that arrived in town … [Read more...]

Five Things Friday 3.4.2016

Happy Friday! Three cheers for the first weekend in March! This weekend, Brian and I are going to enjoy a first Friday event, go skiing in Beaver Creek, plan a little trip we have coming up, enjoy the nice weather with Bernie and try to relax as … [Read more...]

Lower Body Circuit Workout (Bodyweight Only!)

Happy Monday! How was the weekend? I hope it was fantastic and that you had a bit of time to unwind.  Brian and I spent a good portion of our weekend in Breckenridge with great company.  It was fun, relaxing, and just the perfect way to kick … [Read more...]