Winter running has never really been my thing (said everyone). In Portland, winters are cold, grey, wet, and dark, and sometimes covered in ice and snow. While our wet winters make for lush green summers, until recently I admittedly had trouble loving winter outdoor activities. Joining the #IAmLimitless challenge with Gixo helped push me beyond […]
How do you get out of a fitness rut? Do you try something new? Perhaps buy something new? Or do you lean on friends and community to get you back on track? Tell us, show us, shout it from your yoga mat!
I am one of the people who support using a heart rate monitor during a workout. In order to understand why I think it’s a good idea, it is important to first understand Heart Rates. Your heart rate is measured by the amount of times it beats per minute. During a rested period, a lower heart […]
Congratulations to our #SweatPink winner of prAna’s Take the Leap 30 days of yoga challenge. Our winner will receive $500 of prAna gear + $500 of prAna gear to award to a friend.
We’re so glad y’all loved Albion Fit gear as much as we do! You generated so many pretty pins and we agree, we agree, with all your favorite picks from their website. Random.org gave us the number 88: That means the winner is…. A huge congrats to Kelly from Leafy not Beefy! We can’t […]
Albion Fit, makers of super cute women’s fitness clothing and swimwear, sent our team some gear to test out and review. We LOVED perusing their site to pick out clothes (shopping! yay!) and then, of course, getting some goodies in the mail. Albion Fit is also offering a special discount to our lucky readers, and […]
NEW SHOES, y’all! NEW SHOES! In case the all-caps didn’t tip you off, I’m a sucker for shoes. And for rewards. Not a huge leap to of logic to figure out that for me, shoes as rewards are a powerful motivator! I went and got myself rewarded today with a new pair of shoes. The […]
My running shoes are my scrapbook. They’re caked with memories, stories, photos–the ultimate depiction of the miles and miles of my life. They know all of my secrets, my strengths and weaknesses and have seen me at my best and at times, my worst. They wake before sunrise to pound out the pavement or […]