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Alpine Classic 1/2 Recap

If you have been following this blog, you know that it has been a long time since I’ve run a race … 7 months, to be exact. My last race was the St. George Marathon back in October. A lot … Continue reading

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Moms and fitness and some super cool (un) shoes

My last couple ksl.com articles have been focused on running, which has  been a change from what I have been normally writing. It has been kind of good to have my readers there, see this side of me. My article … Continue reading

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Utah runner reacts to attack at Boston Marathon, says he would ‘absolutely’ run race again

Well, I was asked to write a “Utah Reaction” to the Boston Marathon explosions, but I didn’t get on it in time … I was a few minutes late. Oh, well. I did have a friend of mine who was … Continue reading

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The coach’s wife :ksl article

With some things in the news about high school coaches being fired or pushed to the point of resignation, I felt the need to write about my experience of high school athletics from my perspective as a coach’s wife. Here … Continue reading

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Opening our big hearts to help little hearts

With my new position as a ksl.com contributor, I knew I had to do a story on my cousin, Rachel’s son, Ryker. He has a complex heart condition known as Heterotaxi RAI. Here is the link to the article. If you … Continue reading

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The love languages of children

My latest article entitled, Learn to speak your child’s love language, was published on ksl.com today. I have written a little more on my other blog, (Tattle) Tales of a Busy Mom. I would love to hear what you think!

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Re-direct to: My mothering blog

For the past year, I have been privileged to be able to write both a running column, as well as a mothering column for some local newspapers and online news sources. I am not so much of a blogger, per-say, but I have … Continue reading

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Christmas Eve Snow Run (Hill, Yes!!)

It is Christmas Eve, and guess what we woke up to?!!! Snow!!! Now, snow and I don’t generally get along, except of course, if it has running attached to it…and building snow forts. Once I saw the snow, that was … Continue reading

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St. George Marathon Racap

Yesterday, I ran the St. George Marathon for the 4th time…also my 4th ever marathon. It was a wonderful experience. Before I get down to the results, I have to preface it with, of course, my story. So, here goes… … Continue reading

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Tapering…ugh

I have never been a big fan of things that are tapered. When given a choice between tapered jeans and wide-legged, I will always choose the wide-legged—something about them making my feet look humongous, and the fact that if I … Continue reading

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