Bush Camping in the Okavango Delta

Before heading to Africa, I knew very little about Botswana. I knew that it was a rising star on the African safari scene, but I couldn’t have told you why. I did know that on our trip, we would be bush camping in the Okavango Delta – one of the experiences I was most excitedRead more


Workout Roundup: Week of June 12, 2017

This week was my first week back from Africa and my first since recovering from my bout with pneumonia (which started as an upper respiratory infection and progressed). I hadn’t run in nearly 4 weeks by the time I got home! While sometimes it can be hard to get back into a routine after aRead more


In Search of the Big 5: Rhino Tracking in Botswana and Zimbabwe

I’m back from Africa and so excited to tell you all about my trip! It was a once-in-a-lifetime experience (well, hopefully not) and one I’ll never forget. Brace yourselves for more pictures of animals and perfect sunsets than you ever hoped to see in your entire life. It might take me a while to tryRead more


Eleven Things You Probably Don’t Know About Me

It’s been a while since I told you some random facts about me. You get a lot of travel and running stories here on the blog, but not so much (anymore, at least) about my outside life in general. If for no other reason than I feel like writing this random post, here you go!Read more


The Best Part of My Week

If you follow me on Instagram and watch my stories, then by now, you probably know that I have been mentoring an 11-year old girl since the beginning of the year. I’ve been asked a lot of questions about it, so I thought I would tell you about the best part of my week! WhyRead more


Wandering the Streets of Prague

Hello from Africa! Just kidding. Hello from somewhere over the Atlantic Ocean on what is a 30+ hour string of flights on the way to Africa. That’s right – I left on Wednesday night and will get there Friday morning. Kill me. Make sure you are following me on Instagram, where I’ll be posting photosRead more