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Mushroom Raviolis with Pumpkin Seed Oil Pasta Dough

By on April 27, 2016

I’ve just started to increase my training to prepare for a summer full of tough mountain races. This means that I really need to pay attention to the quantity and quality of calories I’m putting in my mouth each day. At this…


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Ultra Community

By on April 17, 2016

 “We were born to unite with our fellow man
And to join in community with the human race”
One of the things that initially drew me to the sport of ultrarunning was the feeling of belonging that I experienced when I ran trails with new and old friends. It didn’t matter…


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Land of Sand Part II: Page, AZ and the Antelope Canyon 50 miler

By on March 30, 2016

I know it’s been forever since I wrote the first installment in the “Land of Sand”. Excuses are excuses, but it’s been a little hard to accept yet another DNF. It’s been harder to accept a lack of motivation since returning from the desert. I can make excuses about…


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Land of Sand Part 1

By on February 26, 2016

What a whirlwind weekend (literally a whirlwind with the wind we experienced on Thursday and part of Friday)! Over the 120 hours we were on vacation, we spent about 26 hours in the car and 40 hours sleeping – I need to get at least 8 hours of sleep…


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Heading to the Desert

By on February 16, 2016

We’re heading to the desert and we’re
Going to get sandy
We’re heading
to the desert of AZ!
Tomorrow starts what has come to be an annual tradition of traveling to the desert in the middle of the Colorado winter. The first year Jason and I were dating, we went to Moab for…

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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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