Hi there! I'm on a flight back to Minneapolis from Tampa, Florida so I think this will be a short post. I was in Florida for my sister Emily's 40th birthday celebration. I come from a relatively big family; I have 4 sisters- yep, FIVE girls in the family! The oldest sister celebrated her 40th in NYC (read about that trip here), then Erin (with whom I just ran the Brookings marathon) with Continue Reading
Guest Post: Key West Half Marathon Review
As some of you may know, I have four sisters, most of whom love to run just as much as me. My sister Erin, who I paced for the Twin Cities Marathon in 2016 (this post) also recently turned 40. We celebrated with all the sisters (and husbands) in Napa this past August (this post & this post) but 40 is a monumental birthday so Erin kept the celebration going! She went to Key West to run a half Continue Reading
Celebrating My Favorite Runner’s 40th Birthday.
Last Thursday was Dustin's 40th birthday. I know, I can't believe he's 40...He's a young 40 :) Anyways, he doesn't like to be the center of attention, but I still wanted to celebrate this momentous day. I decided to plan a "surprise" party that included things he likes- running, pizza, and beer. Casual, easy, perfect for my favorite runner. And on a 'school' night, so I knew it wouldn't go Continue Reading