Volunteering at Kroka Expeditions!

Last weekend, Saturday, May 7th 2016, was "work day" at Kroka Expeditions. Kroka is an amazing place where youth can experience the wilderness in a hands-on, adventurous way. Students are taught new skills related to farming, camping, and wilderness survival, as well as how to live in community with animals, nature, and each other. Kroka is … Continue reading Volunteering at Kroka Expeditions!

Earth Rock Run Half-Marathon!

  Hello Friends! I ran my very first half-marathon today in 2 hours 5 minutes! I had the support of my wonderful husband, John, and the encouragement of friends and family. My purpose in running the Earth Rock Run was two-fold: to fulfill a personal dream of mine to run a half-marathon (that's 13.1 miles), … Continue reading Earth Rock Run Half-Marathon!

Highlight: our monthly 5ks!

John and I run one "official" 5K each month. We've been doing this for a year now, it's becoming a tradition. We enjoy the experience of running together, working out, and contributing to a cause each month (we pick races that donate your registration to a charity). This past weekend was especially fun, as families … Continue reading Highlight: our monthly 5ks!

Half Marathon Training – update!

Hello Friends! I am running my first ever half-marathon on May 1st, 2016, in honor of Rainforest Trust! The marathon is called Earth Rock Run, and it is 13.1 miles long! Please consider making a donation to my cause! I am passionate about saving rainforests and it is a top priority. Why? Because rainforests are … Continue reading Half Marathon Training – update!