My husband is an avid mountaineer. He has over 40 of Colorado’s 14ers under his belt as well as many, many 13ers. He gets up above tree line and at elevation on a regular basis. Me on the other hand – I may live at 5,280 feet but I am pretty much a flatlander. I… Continue reading Mt. Flora
Since I started running I have always been an interval runner. When I was starting it was out of total necessity. I was actually unable to run a long time without a break and so with the help of the Couch to 5k Program I ramped up to my first 5k using the interval method.… Continue reading Interval Running
One of my most favorite places in Colorado is the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo. When we lived in Colorado Springs we found the zoo by accident when exploring our new city and have made it a habit to visit often. About a week ago we battled the I-25 traffic past the Renaissance Festival in Larkspur and… Continue reading The Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
Right after Christmas this year I started getting a really sore throat and everything went downhill from there. It started with a sore throat and it quickly moved in to my lungs. I was coughing and hacking non stop annoying everyone around me. Around mid January I finally went to the doctor and was diagnosed… Continue reading Running with Asthma
Hello from the Jolly Runner, formerly the Happy Knitter. I blogged on and off (more off than on) as the Happy Knitter for a couple of years. I shared my growing knitting skills and over time I realized I am never going to be as talented a knitter as my amazing family members who can… Continue reading Happy Knitter to Jolly Runner
Welcome to The Jolly Runner! The first blog post will be published Monday, July 20th. Can't wait for you to see it!