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Destination Running in Pigeon Forge

2019-12-17T19:30:38+00:00

After the thirteen hour drive down from Wisconsin to Tennessesse over Thansigiving, my body was craving a run. I didn't get out for a run every day, but did a couple of times during our

Destination Running in Pigeon Forge2019-12-17T19:30:38+00:00

Exploring Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies with our Toddler

2019-12-17T18:03:41+00:00

After a busy day trip of sightseeing and hiking in the Smoky Mountains over Thanksgiving, the rain started just as the forecast predicted at sunset. We found a parking spot in downtown Gatlinburg and rushed

Exploring Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies with our Toddler2019-12-17T18:03:41+00:00

Our Midwestern Family Visits Dollywood

2019-12-09T17:30:27+00:00

Our family spent Thanksgiving in the Smoky Mountains this year. Since this was our first time to the Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge area, we weren't sure how to spend our time. We wanted to diversify

Our Midwestern Family Visits Dollywood2019-12-09T17:30:27+00:00

2019 Rails to Trails Marathon Race Report

2019-10-17T16:02:58+00:00

This season we were looking for something a little different for our fall event. We had done a lot of exploring, hiking and saw a lot of new nature trails, state parks, bike trails, waterfalls

2019 Rails to Trails Marathon Race Report2019-10-17T16:02:58+00:00

7 tips for staying motivated after your fall race

2019-10-16T18:26:26+00:00

The post-race blues really are a thing. Similar to any other major event in our lives - planning a wedding, childbirth, reaching a huge goal in life - runners can become saddened after they cross

7 tips for staying motivated after your fall race2019-10-16T18:26:26+00:00

8 Ways to Save on School Supplies

2019-08-09T12:47:10+00:00

Wow, I am still in denial that is already August. Summer's been fun. But, the school year is right around the corner. I can tell, because my inbox is being flooded by messages from various

8 Ways to Save on School Supplies2019-08-09T12:47:10+00:00

So, why should you strength train?

2019-07-18T16:29:42+00:00

Being so passionate about running, all I use to do was run, run ... and (you guessed it!) ... run! I loved what running did for me both mentally and physically. I loved how I

So, why should you strength train?2019-07-18T16:29:42+00:00

Tips for Running in the Heat

2019-07-03T15:46:51+00:00

With the warmer summer months finally here, it can be easy to get discouraged by the heat and sun. Plan ahead and have all of your necessities on hand and available for your next run.

Tips for Running in the Heat2019-07-03T15:46:51+00:00

A morning adventure to Schumacher Farm Park

2019-06-11T19:50:27+00:00

The marathon mommy minivan has driven past Schumacher Farm Park in Waunakee numerous times, during our adventures over to the west side of Madison or to attend races in Waunakee. I had recently noticed county

A morning adventure to Schumacher Farm Park2019-06-11T19:50:27+00:00

Exploring Ottawa Lake and Scuppernong Springs Nature Trail

2019-06-06T19:51:01+00:00

Last weekend we visited the Ottawa Lake Recreational Area in Dousman - in the Kettle Moraine Southern Unit.  Dad was looking for somewhere new to swim in open water and we were looking to explore.

Exploring Ottawa Lake and Scuppernong Springs Nature Trail2019-06-06T19:51:01+00:00