I recently tried my hand at homemade puppy treats, and it was a success! Hubs and I have spent a lot of money (and time!) at Petco purchasing the best treats for Millie...and I felt like there had to be a better solution to our treats need. We look for high-quality ingredients in treats that are… Continue reading Homemade Puppy Treats
Today I ran the 360 Spring Ahead 10K trail run. This was my first trail race, and it was a lot of fun to mix things up. The trails weren't technically difficult, as the race went through the McDowell Grove Forest Preserve which is mostly turf and limestone trails, but I still liked the variation of terrain. The forest… Continue reading 360 Spring Ahead 10K
Is it just me, or did April fly by? I didn't run as much as I'd planned this month, but I'm still happy with my overall performance. I'd originally had a half marathon planned for May 18th and another in early June, but I'm going to be traveling from mid-May to mid-June for work, which derailed… Continue reading April Flashback
This past weekend marked three weeks of half marathon training. Which means, Sunday 9-Miler! I look forward to my long run each week. It's my time to think and explore. I feel refreshed after a long run (well, at least mentally...). This week's run was particularly great because: 1.) I used my Garmin Forerunner 220 and then… Continue reading Park with the Pup
I've been a puppy parent for four weeks now, and boy have I learned a lot. Here's the cliff notes version of the experience thus far: Crate training is very necessary. Bully sticks, kongs, nylabones and other teething toys are your best friend. I think I'm the #1 customer at the local pet store. They… Continue reading Life with Pup
I have exciting news to share...the pup portion of "Run with Pup" is here! Last Saturday Hubs and I drove out to PA to Endless Mountain Labs. There we picked up our Millie girl. She is very sweet, and is learning quickly. One week in and she's almost house trained and is close to sleeping… Continue reading Millie is Here!