Nine Weeks After Surgery

Nine weeks post-op! This week has brought some great happenings in the world of ACLs! (1) I came back from Banff stronger than I left, which means I vacationed properly! I’m moving like a normal human being! Walking around,… Read More

If Everybody Ran

What if everybody ran? I won a pair of my beloved Mizuno Wave Rider sneakers the other day during a Twitter chat, hosted by Mizuno and FitFluential! Mizuno posed the question: “What If Everybody Ran?” Click that link… Read More

Rockin’ the Canadian Rockies

Still enjoying a relaxing and beautiful week in the Canadian Rockies! I did a bit of driving around today, and it made me think of the summer I was here in 2011. I’m not sure I ran at… Read More

Elevation Place

Greetings from Canmore, Alberta! I’m here outside of Banff National Park for the week to help my photographer friend Julie capture two mountain weddings! And yep, if you’ve been following along, I was just here in December to… Read More

Weird Food Habits

I’ve partaken in two of my usual – yet admittedly odd – food habits this past week… Peeling grapefruit. I want ALL the grapefruit, and nothing is more satisfying than peeling it and stuffing the full sections into… Read More

Keeping a Journal

Keeping a Journal This post isn’t necessarily about the new book I’m reading, Eat & Run, by Scott Jurek. Though I’m looking forward to it, thanks to a run club friend passing it along! It’s been on my… Read More

Ragnar Cape Cod 2014

Yep, that’s right! Ragnar Cape Cod will hopefully be my first race back this coming May! Will you be there too? I’m so honored and excited to join a team full of Oiselle women for this, my fourth… Read More

Hello, I’m a Runner

There’s a weird feeling walking into a public place without my knee brace this week. I’m having an odd sense of identity confusion. Something in me is wishing for that name tag that says “HELLO… I have a… Read More

Moving Forward!

This week is my sixth week after ACL surgery, and I checked in for my second follow-up with the surgeon this morning! Amazing news: NO MORE BRACE!! Okay seriously, I had NO idea that this was going to… Read More

Does it hurt? Status: 5 weeks after ACL surgery.