Slow Down

It’s ok to slow down. It’s ok to slow down, especially when you’re feeling off. Hormone shifts can do that. So can lack of sleep. Or maybe you just didn’t eat enough. You don’t necessarily feel bad- just not great. It’s ok to slow down. We’re runners and that tends to be hard. But it’s … Continue reading Slow Down

Biryani aka Yummy Indian Goodness

Since y'all asked here's my recipe real fancy style 😂 Recipe: Sauté veggies (chopped small) of choice - I used zucchini, yellow squash, carrot, onion, and orange bell pepper this time - and nuts (cashews or peanuts 1/4 cup to every 2 cups veggies) and raisins (1/4 cup to every 2 cups veggies) in olive … Continue reading Biryani aka Yummy Indian Goodness

Summer Full of Mountain Climbs

And we return to mountain conversation: Our family has a rather huge summer planned! It’s exciting...and overwhelming I’m back to racing this year! Woot woot!!! So June 1 is race #1 back for me. These means so much to me (I’ll talk more specifically about this later) Then the man made it to Western States … Continue reading Summer Full of Mountain Climbs

Weaning Warning I Wish I Had

Completely off topic Not related to mountains Or hiking But it is related to being a mom I want to talk about weaning and the potential hormone storm that can follow Did you know the weaning period is just as hormonally crazy as the initial postpartum period?! You can get postpartum depression or anxiety either … Continue reading Weaning Warning I Wish I Had


In honor of my website working again I decided to share about Mac’n’Cheese!! Oh yea that’s right. Cheesy delicious goodness. I haven’t been able to eat dairy for over a year. After having recently weaned (more to come on that later) I celebrated by making Mac’n’Cheese from scratch... Bye bye boxed stuff - the pressure … Continue reading Mac’n’Cheese