Category Archives: Hiking

More Catalina Island, 1/2 Marathon Training Update and Running Shoes

Well, I am back from Catalina Island and let me just say, I now know what it would be like to be a FULL TIME USC graduate student. I’m only part time right now, and thank goodness for that.  Taking … Continue reading

Posted in 1/2 Marathon, 1/2 Marathon Training, Adidas Energy Boost, Blogger Love, Blogger Meetup, Catalina Island, EatingBender, Field Work, Hiking, injury, Jenn, Long Run, Mizuno Running Shoes, Phoenix 1/2 Marathon, Races, Running, Travel, USC, Vegan, Walking, work | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Family Holiday

Whew, what a whirl wind of a weekend! So much happened I don’t know where to start! Lets see… So I have been waiting for this weekend for what feels like an eternity! My brother, his girlfriend and Whit drove … Continue reading

Posted in family, Hiking, Home, Redwoods, Santa Cruz, Vegan | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

And….Nothing

And…I have nothing for you. Haha, I’m gone two weeks and I have nothing to report back to you guys…I’m such a bad blogger! Ok, maybe I have a few things, but I feel like nothing of excitement has happened … Continue reading

Posted in Dharma, Environment, Field Work, Hiking, Home, Pacific Cookie Company, Redwoods, Running, Vegan, Vegetarian, Ventura, Whit | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Never Ending

And just when you thought I was about to stop moving…I’m on the road again! Ok, not quite yet, but in 19 days I’ll be making my way up to the Santa Cruz area to study one of my favorite … Continue reading

Posted in Baking, Banding, Birding Thursday, Birds, cats, Easter, Ellie, Environment, family, Field Work, Hiking, Holidays, Honey, Hummingbirds, injury, Races, Recipes, Running, Travel, Ventura, Whittle My Middle, work | 1 Comment

With Irregularity

What a whirlwind of two weeks it’s been since I updated! Things have been crazy busy and with work, Ragnar training and spending time with Whit! Work has been crazy busy and hard. I’ve been averaging over 50 hours a … Continue reading

Posted in Birds, Blogger Love, cats, chocolate, dessert, Eat, Eating Disorder, Eating Disorder Recover, Eating Disorder Recovery, EatingBender, Environment, Fashion, Field Work, Guilt, Hiking, Home, Honey, Jenn, Long Run, Negative Thoughts, Race Recaps, Races, Ragnar, Running, Travel, Valentine's Day, Vegan, Ventura, Walking, Whit | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

Back to the Grind

Hi Everyone! Sorry to have gone MIA on you, things got crazy busy as I started field work again last week! I was sent out to various places in Palm Springs, the San Jacinto Mountains and Orange County to find … Continue reading

Posted in Banding, Birds, desert, Environment, Field Work, Hiking, Home, Insanity, Native Foods, Races, Running, Strength Training, Tempeh, Travel, Vegan, Ventura, Whit, work | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Coastal Anniversary

Sorry I’ve disappeared on you. I was gone on an extended weekend with Whit to celebrate our two year dating anniversary in Cambria, CA! We found an awesome deal on Travel Zoo for a cute little inn along the sea … Continue reading

Posted in Anniversary, Birds, Cambria, dinner, Eat, Environment, Hiking, Hummingbirds, lunch, New Foods, Northern Harrier, vacation, Vegan, Walking | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 14 Comments

What? Machu Picchu?!

Just a little preview for you so you know that I’m still alive. I’m sorry I haven’t blogged much, on top of traveling there are some other bad things I’ll discuss when I get home in a week…but for now, … Continue reading

Posted in Birds, Confession, cuzco, Environment, Hiking, Holidays, Peru, Rainforest, Travel, vacation, Walking, Whit | Tagged , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

27?!

First of all, thank you all soooooooooo much for all the wonderful and encouraging comments from my last post! I don’t k ow what I’d do without you and your encouragement! ~~ It is ridiculous that I forgot it was … Continue reading

Posted in Birds, birthday, Blogger Love, chocolate, cuzco, dessert, Hiking, Insanity, New Foods, Peru, Strength Training, Travel, vacation, Vegetarian, Walking | Tagged , , , , , | 5 Comments

In The Way

Life, is what has gotten in the way.  Oh, and work mornings that start with me getting up at 4am.  Not so much fun when you’re out in the blazing heat of the desert.  But that’s beside the point! Things … Continue reading

Posted in Anxiety, Birthdays, Blogger Love, Confession, Earth Day 2012, Eating Disorder, ED entry, Environment, family, Fears, Field Work, Hiking, Honey, Negative Thoughts, Stress, Travel, Whit, work | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 9 Comments