Memorial Day Weekend Trail Running: Walker Ranch

Over Memorial Day weekend, I was blessed with four days off, so I tried to take advantage of the extra time and use one of those days to run/hike a new trail. I’ve gotten out of the habit of exploring new trails since the ones on my to-run and to-hike list were covered in snow …

Hiking Green Mountain: Rooney Road Trailhead in Lakewood, CO

December 1st! Wow, that’s wild, isn’t it? It sure feels like it here, though. Colorado is covered in a fluffy blanket of snow and, while it’s absolutely beautiful, it’s also absolutely freezing. I woke up to temps in the teens. My little space heater is working overtime over here. I’m trying my best to get …

OMG 30!

Today I’m thirty years old. And do you know what? I’m so fucking happy to be out of my 20s. That second decade was filled with so much pain and heartbreak and change that I think I needed to go through to get where I am today. That revelation is nearly impossible to imagine when …

Weekend Running + Riding: Allenspark + A Ride to Spruce Confections

Another big weekend in the books. I’m not great at holding back once Friday night rolls around. I have all the time and almost none of the responsibilities on Saturday and Sunday, so I try and cram in all the activities, which leaves me feeling like I need another weekend to recover from the weekend …