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Cryotherapy and Running Recovery

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Chances are you've probably heard about runners using cryotherapy. But what is it really? Does it help? Is it worth it? I've used cryotherapy plenty to help aid in my recovery and I'm here to share what I know and how it's benefited me!


Spartan Breckenridge-Colorado Rockies-Race Review

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I returned to the Spartan Beast in Colorado Rockies (Breckenridge) for another round of torture... I mean fun! :) Last year, was a blast. So my friends and I decided to give it another go. This year was definitely had different results!

Toyota Road Trip: My Northern Arizona Adventure

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Thanks to Toyota, I had the amazing opportunity to join a few Arizona influencers on an epic road trip through Northern Arizona! It was truly an incredible experience and one awesome adventure.


SOM Sleep for Better Recovery

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Let's face it, we could all probably use some extra sleep. I hit the snooze all too often. I train hard, and need more quality sleep. But sometimes there just isn't enough time in the day to do all the workouts AND all the adulting. With a busy schedule, sleep is the first thing to go.


Spartan Stadium Phoenix Race Review

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This past weekend I ran the Spartan Stadium Series event at the University of Phoenix Stadium. I've ran plenty of Spartan races before, but this was a pretty unique experience!


2018 Ragnar Trail Snowmass Race Review

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Stars, S'mores, and Sprinklers! You may have seen posts about the adventure....and the chaos. Frustrated campers and happy runners. I've got the full race report on my Ragnar Trail Snowmass experience.


Review: Chef'd Meal Kits at Costco

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No doubt you've seen tons of meal kits popping up in your social media feeds and emails. Since Jason and I live an extremely busy and active lifestyle, we decided to give Chef'd prepared meal kits from Costco a try!

Slowly Making My Comeback

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Been a while since I last posted. Lately my schedule has been busier than ever. But all for great reasons. And I'm finally settling in to some big challenges ahead.

Confessions of a Social Media Influencer

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How can I get free stuff? How do I get to be an ambassador for something? I get TONS of questions about being a "social media influencer". From product reviews to ambassadorships. So I want to answer some of those questions in order to help others and also to give some perspective on just what exactly it means to be a social media "influencer."

Back On My Feet with New Adventures Ahead!

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I've been under the radar lately, after having some dental surgery done a few weeks ago. I had some much-needed recovery and down time, but now I'm ready to get back into the saddle for some exciting new adventures ahead!


I'm an Orange Mud Sponsored Athlete!

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Drumroll please for one of my biggest announcements to date.... I'm officially an Orange Mud Sponsored Athlete for 2018!


Running My First Ultra: Black Canyon 60k Race Recap

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HOLY CRAP! I did it! I'm still so excited to finally have finished my first Ultra! It's been a long time coming, and I'm excited to share that I crushed it.

I definitely have a new appreciation for ultra runners and learned so much from my first ultra experience!


Race Report: Back to Back Spartan Arizona

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One challenging weekend out of the way. I ran the Spartan Arizona Super and the Spartan Arizona Sprint in one weekend, and it was both a mental and physical challenge to my limits!



Tough Challenges, Big Adventures. The Crazy is About to Begin!

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It's Taper Time! If you know me, you know I love pushing my limits and setting new challenges for myself. Next week kicks off my newest EPIC Challenge.

I'll be racing the Spartan Race Arizona Super on Saturday, 02/10 followed by the Arizona Sprint on 02/11. Then, just 6 days later, I'll be running my first ultra marathon--The Black Canyon 60k! The pre-race jitters are already beginning. 😱😱

Beyond Expectations: 361 Degrees Meraki Shoe Review

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I've now ran well over 100 miles in the 361° Meraki. And spoiler alert: I've found my new favorite! This may be a lengthy review, but I've got lots to share about the 361 Degrees brand, the Meraki model, and why they are performing beyond expectations.

Running Adventures Recap

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I've had some amazing adventures this past year. Making it a pretty tough year to beat. But I'm going to do my best to try!