Getting Outside with LÄRABAR (plus a Giveaway)

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Today’s post is sponsored by LÄRABAR but my love of their bars is all my own. Get Outside I love to exercise outdoors. I am a runner first and foremost, and as I have, ahem, gotten a little older, I appreciate more and more the joy of trail running. Some days, though, it’s great to […]

Two Months Unemployed Update

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It’s been a little over two months since I was fired lost my job.  I wanted to check in and let you know how it’s going.  Hopefully there won’t be a three months unemployed post in October. Since unemployment isn’t very photogenic, I’ve thrown in a few photos from the past week just to spice […]

Gifts on the Corner and some Fab Friday Updates

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First, the Fab Friday Updates Have you entered the giveaway to win the Armour39 Performance Monitor? The giveaway ends at midnight on Tuesday. Enter now! I was featured on the Fitfluential Blog! Read about The Importance of Youth Sports: A Coach’s Perspective. This was my first article for Fitfluential so I’m pretty excited about it. […]

The La Quinta Storm of 2014

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It sounds a bit melodramatic, but the La Quinta Storm of 2014 was the worst one that I can remember in the 35 years that I have lived in the desert. It did affect the whole desert area, but since I live in La Quinta, and we were one of the hardest hit areas, the […]

8 Summer Running Tips

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It is heating up in the desert. Which makes sense, considering that summer has officially started. As I write this it is 113 outside. All this makes running a tougher sport than it already is. But it feels like only 109! Summer Running Tips Running in the summer can be challenging, but here are a […]

On Holiday Weekends, Tapering, and Yoga Challenges

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Where to begin? With the exception of a few posts on Instagram this weekend, I’ve been flying under the social media and blogging radar for the holiday. It has been glorious.  Well, that may be a bit of an exaggeration, but it was really nice. Lots of time spent with family and friends, some good […]