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Run Where I Live: Chicago 

Run Where I Live: Chicago 

I’m participating in a virtual running journey link-up thanks to Danielle from LiveRunGrow.com. Be sure to check out all the great places to run, and feel free to add your own, just send Danielle your link! I’ve been in Chicago for a little over a year now, and I have to say, it’s probably my … Continue reading

Healthy Holiday Tips: Packing for Success

Healthy Holiday Tips: Packing for Success

I travel a lot but there’s something about going home that has a tendency to take me off track. Since I’m heading to the airport this morning, I figured I’d share how I’m setting myself up for success. When packing for work trips I’m always boring: workout stuff for 90% of my nights gone, work … Continue reading

Healthy Holiday Travel Trips

Healthy Holiday Travel Trips

With all my work travel, I’ve had the opportunity to test my own ability to make healthy decisions when traveling. Holiday travel, however, always pushes those tests just a little bit further! You’ve got the perfect storm of celebrations, travel, family & friends, and, if everyone’s been good, lots of candy, cookies and pie. So … Continue reading

The Pros and Cons of Travel while Training

The Pros and Cons of Travel while Training

Over the last few years, I’ve had the misfortune of traveling a lot for work. I’ve gotten to see a number of cities, or at least their airports, a few amazing restaurants, and some of the most average conference rooms in there world. In my current job, my travel, while still happening weekly, involves a … Continue reading

7 state, 21 mile Challenge: The Finale

Day 4: The Finale I’m going to keep pleading for donations to The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. As of this evening, I’m at $140 of my $500 goal. Any amount will help support LLS and the hundreds of thousands of patients and families they help each year through research and support. If you donate $10, … Continue reading

6 state, 20 mile Challenge: Day 2

Day 2 To start, I’m going to start by pleading for donations to The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. As of this morning, I’m at $120 of my $500 goal. Any amount will help support LLS and the people they serve, and if you donate $10, you’ll get 5 entries to my Dick’s Sporting Goods giveaway! … Continue reading

6 State, 20 Mile Rundraiser: Day 1

Day 1 Today, my journey started! But it got off to a late start. Image from Incrediblethings.com Since I have been traveling all 6 out of 7 days a week for the last month, I had a lot to get done before I could leave, and my flight was 2 hours late getting in on … Continue reading