Gear Friday: Thermos Connected Hydration Bottle with Smart Lid

November 27, 2015
Thermos Connected Hydration Bottle

If your body is 60-70% water, why is it so hard to stay hydrated?! This is an age-old question for me as drinking water has always been my trouble spot. I’ll slam a bottle of water after a run or CrossFit workout, but it’s never easy for me to remember to sip throughout the day. In fact, I recently did a body composition test and the one area I was told to work on? Hydration. Go figure.

Continue Reading…


48 Hours in Portland

November 23, 2015

If you like quirky, Portland is the city for you. Truth be told, it reminds me a lot of Denver: the outdoors, beer and food. But Portland has been getting a lot of attention over the past couple of years, and let me tell you– the hype is true. It’s a pretty sweet place, as Will and I discovered on our whirlwind trip last month. And while we only had 48 hours in the city, we capitalized on every single minute. Read on for details on how we spent our 48 hours in Portland!

Continue Reading…


Dog Sledding at Snow Mountain Ranch

November 19, 2015

It was pure pandemonium.

Seven Husky sled dogs of various colors are bouncing and yipping, howling and nipping at each other while tied to the sled line. A single metal hook digs into the snow, acting as an anchor: this piece of metal is the only thing holding that entire line of friendly furballs in place. The second that brake is lifted? It’s like a bullet out of gun!

Continue Reading…

trail running

Moab Trail Half Marathon {The Recap}

November 10, 2015

For the second consecutive year, I trekked westward to Moab, Utah for the annual trail racing series. And just like last year, I ran the half marathon. Spoiler: if a race is even better the second year when compared to the first, you know it’s a winner!

Continue Reading…