• Life adventures
  • Deja vu: week in review

    So I decided to run the race I talked about last week. I woke up Saturday morning and started getting ready to go, but then I noticed it: a slight, but definitely present, pain in my foot, right at the same spot where I had a mysterious injury a few months ago. I moved around […]

  • Favorites roundups
  • Favorite links: spring 2018

    It’s been a long time since I did one of these posts, which means this is a long list. So grab your beverage of choice and settle in for some good reads. Outdoors Yes, you should filter your water in the backcountry. This article breaks down the problems with the argument against filtering – because […]

  • Running
  • 5 albums to listen to on the run

    I meticulously curate race playlists. Unless my entire race plan blows up, I’ll be listening to exactly the song I want from the start to the finish line. My day-to-day running playlists, though, are a hodgepodge. And if I put one of those playlists on shuffle, I inevitably end up hearing the exact wrong song […]

  • Fuel
  • Vegan cookbooks for omnivores

    I am probably the world’s worst omnivore. Is that even a thing? What I mean is: I don’t particularly like meat apart from the occasional burger or barbeque, and I eat fish/seafood between once a week and once a month.  I can go for weeks without even thinking about meat…and while dairy is another story, […]

  • Fuel
  • Sweet Potato Soul cookbook review

    I received this book from Blogging for Books for this review. Whether you expect delicious vegan soul food or a plethora of recipes featuring sweet potatoes, Sweet Potato Soul: 100 Easy Vegan Recipes for the Southern Flavors of Smoke, Sugar, Spice, and Soul lives up to its title. Jenne Claiborne writes a blog by the same title, where […]