Tagged with snow

Oh, the places you’ll go!

Oh, the places you’ll go!

I just got back from a nearly two-week-long vacation, and it was the first trip in at least a decade for which I didn’t pack my running shoes. And it was a really good trip, full of new parks, streets, and trails just waiting to be explored by this injured runner. GAAAAH! I’m still jealous … Continue reading

When was the last time you made a paper snowflake?

When was the last time you made a paper snowflake?

Remember folding a white piece of paper and cutting out chunks to make a snowflake? I haven’t wasted fifteen thousand trees just trying to make one still-uneven snowflake confused Mother Nature with my excellent craft skills since grammar school, but there’s a fantastic reason to do it now. This Wednesday, RVRR will make snowflakes for … Continue reading

See and be seen

See and be seen

It’s winter. Technically it’s not, but let’s be real here: I don’t see daylight during the week, my ice scraper is already riding shotgun til spring, and it’s snowed twice (if you count today). It’s winter. I could complain about the next four months forever, but running through them is a necessary evil. Sure, you … Continue reading

There’s something about running in the snow.

There’s something about running in the snow.

I detest winter. You can tell me, “But this has been the mildest winter ever!” I don’t care; it’s still winter. Give me warm sun on bare shoulders and sweat pouring down my back butt crack face over snotsicles and frozen fingers any day. But… there is something about running in the snow. Quiet trail … Continue reading