Monthly Archives: December 2017

The Fit Life: married to a trail runner

I am a trail runner married to a trail runner.  We were not trail runners when we met.  We are now.  Eight years for me, five for Todd.  I frequently get asked:  How do I get my partner/spouse/bestie to love running … Continue reading

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The Fit Life: trails don’t have bad days.

Trail runs, especially the long, hard ones, are all about what happens during the in-between spaces, from the exciting point of departure to the desperate moment of return.  Tales from the trail are experiences that bring together adventurers of every … Continue reading

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The Fit Life: Brand new eyes

If you’ve been around me any length of time at all, you’ve heard me wax sentimental about what I consider my greatest running adventure:  West Coast Trail in a day.  Don’t worry, this blog is not yet another recount of … Continue reading

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The Fit Life: Good will to all men.

I started my love affair with running in 2007.  Really, it began as a hate affair, a bad date that would drone on and on, never ending, pass the wine! Eventually, we got to know each other, saw past each other’s … Continue reading

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The Fit Life: take a risk

There are all kinds of ways to leave an impression.  Me, I prefer the erratic, nonsensical way. There’s something about being genuine without thought of presentation, taking a risk, that compels me. Sometimes to my own detriment, but that’s the … Continue reading

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