I love personality tests. I used to just love the idea of them, learning things about yourself and whatnot. I guess I used to treat them more like horoscopes -- information that makes you nod and think hmm interesting, but never actually take action or make changes based on it. In the last year or so, I've really been trying to use that information learned to make me into a better person.Read More
We all love Mariah's Christmas album (don't lie, you love it), but sometimes all that poppy/cheesy stuff gets old. If you're like me and you typically love folksy music, you will likely love my Christmas playlist.Read More
I've changed my mind about 6 million times with how I want to participate in the Blog/Social Media space. As a marketer, I love this stuff, but I think what I struggle with is the big question of -- what about me is actually interesting to other people?Read More
I'm still massively in disbelief about this. Matt and I are in the process of buying a home in the Boulder area (Erie, a nearby town). As first-time homebuyers, this has been an extremely educational process. I've read a lot about the topic in the last year or so, but I still have shamelessly been asking our realtor/lender/friends questions constantly.Read More
Sometimes, you try really hard for a race (me for the NYC Marathon) and sometimes you just show up. ColderBOLDER was more of the latter for me this year.
I haven't run very much since NYC, in an effort to give my body time to recover appropriately. And when I was training for the marathon, I wasn't exactly working on my 5K speed. I knew not to set my expectations too high for this race.Read More
I met with my coach last night (Neely Spence Gracey -- she has openings on her team roster if you're interested in working with her too) to talk about post-NYC goals. We spent some time cheering for how much improvement we saw in my training over the last 6 months, which was super happy, and about what I'm capable of doing next. Honestly, after my performance at NYC, I'm feeling like R. Kelly right now -- If I just believe it, there's nothing to it.Read More