Good Deals & Bad Wheels

This morning I rotated between lifting weights, washing dishes, and reading various blogs. Here are some blogs I follow regularly: Carrots 'n' Cake Eat, Live, Run Healthy Tipping Point The Innerworkings of a College Graduate Iowa Girl Eats Kath Eats Real Food Peanut Butter Fingers Skinny Runner I also spent some time on Craig's List because our friend Lindsey needs a place to live. Any locals know of a 2 bedroom rental in a quiet, safe neighborhood in Anchorage? I…

Perfect Pancakes

Good Monday morning!! I hope everyone has a fabulous weekend. I had a fairly busy Saturday with a long run in the morning and hiking in the afternoon. Sunday was quite uneventful; so much so I didn't even post about anything--sorry. I knew I wanted to make pancakes this morning, so last night I mixed up the dry ingredients and let them set in a bowl overnight on the counter. That way when I got back from my run in…

Winner Creek Hike

I really enjoy hiking; it is so refreshing to get outdoors and see the natural beauty of where we live!! And that's exactly what we did yesterday afternoon; Craig, Lindsey, and I hiked Winner Creek Trail in Girdwood, AK. This trail is part of the Historic Iditarod Trail that went from Seward to Nome. I love this area because it is an old-growth forest which means the trees and plants have been there for hundreds of years and not destroyed…