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Thanksgiving Adventures: #OptOutside Edition

By on December 5, 2017

What could possibly be better than spending Thanksgiving surrounded by family and delicious food? How about sprinkling in a wide variety of adventures? We managed to squeeze in a ski tour, a hike, some fat biking, another hike, and some much needed rest!

On the Wednesday before Thanksgiving, I headed…


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Old Friends, New Faces

By on September 12, 2017

I have this trail in Boulder that is my go-to trail. When I’m feeling happy, I rejoice in the feeling of my legs powering me up and down the trail, the fresh smell of the pine trees, and the snow or flowers blanketing the meadows (sometimes both). When I’m…


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So THIS is Recovery: Update on the “Bad Back”

By on June 17, 2017

So in case you haven’t been obsessively counting the weeks like I have, it has now been 8 weeks since I first hurt my back. It has been a rollercoaster of emotions, pain levels, and frustration. For the first 4 weeks it seemed like every two weeks I was…


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Best of Torres del Paine

By on May 22, 2017

Torres del Paine is considered by many to be the 8th Wonder of the World, and if you’ve seen pictures of the area it’s easy to see why. The towering granite peaks seem to have been thrust out of the earth at stunning angles. The countless glittering lakes, ranging…


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Pain in my Butt (and back and leg)

By on May 14, 2017

Surprise! It’s been over 3 weeks and I’m still injured. But I’m moving back towards health, so that’s good. After two weeks of feeling slightly better and then spiraling back to intense pain, I finally listened to my parents and made an appointment with a chiropractor.

Boulder, CO

I'm just a regular girl who loves exploring in the mountains, both at home in Colorado and around the world. You can usually find me trail running, mountain biking, hiking, or backpacking with my husband Jason and my sweet pup Moose. When I'm not out exploring, you can find me in the kitchen whipping up generally healthy, delicious treats!

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