Get Outside and Fuel Your Adventures with LÄRABAR


Today’s post is sponsored by LÄRABAR, but we’ve been fueling our adventures with them for a while now and the opinions expressed here are all my own. Hiking is knit into the fabric of our family beginnings: it is how my husband and I went from strangers, to friends, to life-long partners. Every year we have [...]

Thank You

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I feel like I’m forgetting something. Walking around this morning I feel like there’s something pressing and important and I just can’t remember what it is. But the truth is I’m not forgetting anything. For the past nine months fundraising for CHaD has been at the forefront of my mind: from the creation of the [...]

Janji Review and $25 Giftcard Giveaway

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Sometimes running is more than just running. Sometimes we are compelled by something outside ourselves. Something that moves us, pushes us when we feel like quitting, gives us a reason to keep going when we want to stop. Running for another. It’s a powerful concept, one that many people grab on to as they support [...]

Never Be Alone


There’s just six days left before the fundraising deadline. I need your help to make a difference. All donations go directly to care and services at the Children’s Hospital at Dartmouth-Hitchcock. You can donate HERE: To read Jack’s story as I shared it last year on the blog, click HERE. Thank you! –Sarah

Half Time: Lunching Awesome!


This post was created in partnership with Stonyfield. All opinions are my own. Our Tuesdays typically involve a morning trip to Storytime at the Library and then a trip to the grocery store to get groceries for the week. We leave Storytime close to 11, have a quick snack and try to get through the [...]

Shoe Review: New Balance 1400v2


Disclaimer: I received a pair of New Balance 1400v2 as a gift, however I was not compensated for this post. All the opinions expressed here are my own. At the end of August New Balance sent me a pair of their 1400v2 shoes to try. It was part of a larger pack of gear they [...]

Training and Injury Update


Last week was the best week of running I’ve had since Reach the Beach. I was able to log 21 miles with absolutely no discomfort, and some of that was on rolling terrain which involved a bit of downhill running (those seem to be the biggest aggravators for the tendonitis in my calf). For the [...]

Fabulous Friday Finds

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I thought I’d share a few good “finds” from this week. It’s a range of exciting and new to new-to-me. And they are fabulous…or at least I liked the alliteration “fabulous” offered to the title. I almost threw “fall” in there…but that would have been too much. Six03Endurance Great Pumpkin 10K Relay–This race came up in [...]

Banana Bread with Flax and Coconut

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I like bananas, but only at a specific time: just after all the green has gone and before any brown spots appear. I hate eating bananas with brown spots–too mushy. Because my banana-eating-window is so narrow it’s important that I have a GREAT banana bread recipe. I stumbled across are really good banana bread recipe a while [...]