Yesterday we had a light dusting of snow in Denver and today we headed west to check out a short hike through the forest to Maxwell Falls near Evergreen, CO. We started at the lower trail head parking lot — and I can’t really say how far we went. There wasn’t a map at the [...]
On my way out to the SPE conference this weekend in Fort Collins I drove past this gem: While I don’t think the Saturn could be quite so easily adapted into a covered wagon — I do feel, nonetheless, that I am slowly, but surely, becoming Coloradoan.
Today’s run was a short (but beautiful) one down to City Park and back:
Time again for the 3rd Annual Powderhorn Park Hamilton family photo shoot and duck watch. (With a detour to their favorite neighborhood hotspot on 48th & Chicago.) Super special (early) birthday shoutouts go to Hank (2) and Riley (4)!
Last weekend I went to Montana to participate in the Headwaters Relay — a 232 mile relay race through the mountains. A huge thank you to Team Shake and Bake for welcoming R and I to the Excursion.
22May2012 – Minneapolis (Chick Fight in Training) This August I will be participating in the 150 mile Breast Cancer Bike Ride in honor of my mom and her three-year survivor anniversary. The Breast Cancer Ride takes place August 4-5 in Red Wing, Minnesota and benefits Open Arms of MN & Susan G. Komen for the [...]
Ingredients: Cooking spray 2 cups prepared pancake batter 1.5 tablespoons chopped fresh chives 6-7 slices prepared bacon* (or, let’s be honest, more if you plan to eat some while you are waiting for the cupcakes to finish cooling) 1/4 c. light cream cheese approximately 2 tablespoons confectioners’ sugar 1-2 tablespoons pure maple syrup Directions: Preheat [...]
Last week marked my first of training for the half marathon I’m running in May. This weekend, we headed out west for a bit of r&r at a Minnesota State Park cozy cabin. The ‘long run’ this weekend was only 5 miles and included an unanticipated pit stop when I got to the end of [...]