Up the Hill I Go

Two weekends ago, I participated in the Ragnar Michigan race along with my friend Caroline. Ragnar is a 12-person, 200 mile relay race. In my case, the race route started in Muskegon and followed along the Lake Michigan Shoreline to Traverse City. I’m not going...

Escaping a workout rut

Remember when I posted about making working out work for me? And about my success in running a 10K? I bet you thought I had this working out thing down to a science, didn’t you? WRONG. The truth: I have HATED working out for the past few weeks. The weather is in...

My Ode to Doorganics

I have tried delivery services before, and I have quickly cancelled delivery services quicker than the raspberries mold in my fridge. But that was before I re-upped with Doorganics, a local produce delivery company. I have been back with them for a couple of months...

My first 10K

Today I reached another milestone in my quest towards a healthier lifestyle: I completed my first 10k race. I’ve had a love-hate relationship with running throughout my life.  I absolutely hated it as a child and growing up, mostly because I was slow and felt...

Hockey and healthy habits

For the last six weeks, our Saturday mornings have looked something like this: It’s not an easy time, for sure – the lessons are at way too early in the morning for my liking, and requires someone  (namely, me) to haul a boatload of expensive equipment....