• Hotels


    Mal and I spent the weekend in God’s country (also known as Vermont). We were invited by Hotel Vermont for their very first Farmers’ Dinner at Juniper Bar and Restaurant, so we drove up to Burlington on Saturday morning. (Both our stay at the hotel and dinner were complimentary.) We arrived at the hotel around […]


    My Worst Hotel Experience

    August 13, 2013


    Good morning! Happy Tuesday! I woke up bright and early to meet Kerrie for a track workout this morning. My half marathon training plan had a speed workout on it for today, so we decided to tackle it: 2 mi up, 2 x 200m (:45), 2 x 800 (3:40), 1 x 1600 (8:10) –> full recovery […]


    Cabo SUP {Day 3}

    August 5, 2013


    Day 3 of the “WODs and Paleo Retreat” was easily my favorite day of the entire trip. It was packed full of all sorts of adventures, lots of laughs, delicious eats, and, of course, fun CrossFit workouts! My day started bright and early with some blogging. The hotel has free internet in the lobby, so […]


    To Cabo We Go

    August 3, 2013

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    Greetings from Cabo! Mal and I are in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico as part of a sponsored trip with Destino Retreats and The Trip Tribe. (Here’s why!) We arrived on Wednesday afternoon, and I have been having THE BEST time ever since. CrossFit + vacation = AWESOMENESS! Just before our flight to Cabo, I surprised […]



    Hello and greetings from California! I’m staying in Manhattan Beach while I am attending the CrossFit Games this weekend. It’s a nice area! I arrived in Los Angeles at 9:00 AM (PST) yesterday morning, which, of course, was a total time warp: waking up super early, traveling across the country, and then arriving with a […]


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    Fitbloggin’ hasn’t even started yet, but I’m already having a fabulous time in Portland! Once my flight landed in Portland this morning, I hopped on a shuttle to my hotel for the next few nights. The Nines is a gorgeous hotel in the heart of downtown, and it’s the location for the Fitbloggin’ conference. I […]


    Welcome Silk Bloggers

    June 13, 2013

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    Greetings from Colorado! I’m spending the next two days with Silk as part of a new partnership with the brand. The company is hosting a group of bloggers—myself included—in Colorado, so we can meet the team and learn more about the Silk brand. [Disclaimer: Silk is compensating me for my participation in their blogger program, […]