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Adventures Colorado mountains

It’s not the mountain we conquer

By on September 16, 2017

FEAR. It’s a four letter word and worst than the rest. Since injuring my back 5 months ago, there has been a lot of fear in my life. I was afraid I would never run again. I was afraid that the pain wouldn’t go away. I was afraid that…


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Adventures Colorado life love mountains run United States

Old Friends, New Faces

By on September 12, 2017

I have this trail in Boulder that is my go-to trail. When I’m feeling happy, I rejoice in the feeling of my legs powering me up and down the trail, the fresh smell of the pine trees, and the snow or flowers blanketing the meadows (sometimes both). When I’m…


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Adventures ride

Shoot for the Moon

By on August 2, 2017

Growing up, one of my favorite sayings was “shoot for the moon. Even if you fail, you’ll land among the stars” by Les Brown. I’ve always liked to dream big. In fact, it dreaming big hasn’t ever been an issue. Tempering the dream to be somewhat realistic has been…


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Adventures mountains ride

Downhilling at Beaver Creek

By on July 14, 2017

If you have ever ridden a mountain bike with me, you probably know that I love to bomb straight descents, but as soon as switchbacks are thrown in I turn into a scared little chicken. Add rocks to the switchbacks and you’ll probably find me walking my bike down….


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Adventures Chile mountains run

Best of Torres del Paine

By on May 22, 2017

Torres del Paine is considered by many to be the 8th Wonder of the World, and if you’ve seen pictures of the area it’s easy to see why. The towering granite peaks seem to have been thrust out of the earth at stunning angles. The countless glittering lakes, ranging…

Sam
Boulder, CO

I'm just a regular girl who loves exploring in the mountains, both at home in Colorado and around the world. You can usually find me trail running, mountain biking, hiking, or backpacking with my husband Jason and my sweet pup Moose. When I'm not out exploring, you can find me in the kitchen whipping up generally healthy, delicious treats!

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