Her Tern Half Marathon 2017 – Race Recap

I don’t think words can express how happy I am about this race! I literally could not have asked for it to go better, and it was everything I secretly hoped it would be! Eight months ago, my sister, Kristy, and her husband, Nick, made plans to come to Alaska mid-July. I convinced them to come for the Her Tern Half Marathon, which is my favorite race all year! By the grace of God, I overcame my hip injury, and…

Dark Chocolate Cherry Banana Ice Cream

Is a sweet tooth heredity? Because if it is, I definitely inherited one from my parents. As much as I love sweets, I cannot bake or make them at home because I will eat them until they are gone. Since I don't keep any unhealthy desserts in the house, I usually find a healthy alternative when the sweet tooth kicks in after dinner: dried fruit, yogurt, or my new favorite: banana ice cream. Not only is banana ice cream sweet…

Monday Miscellaneous

Happy almost 4th of July! I know many of you took an extended weekend and have been celebrating already. I worked on Saturday but had Sunday off, so I spent the entire day cleaning the house. Not exactly the most exciting thing, but the weather was rainy anyhow, and I love the feeling of going to bed with a clean house. Let's highlight a few things on this Monday! Running Running has been going really well for me! I started…