Golden Retrievers · Running

Dog Medicine & Running Therapy

The best cures for anxiety I have found. ❤ No matter how tired, even a 1.75 mile run on legs that feel as heavy as bricks helps immensely. Especially when followed by evening couch cuddles. And of course “mommy don’t go to work” morning snuggles, too. ❤ 🙂 It will all be okay. Breathe. 

Golden Retrievers · Weekend Recaps

{Weekend Recap #27} Dog Tired, March Madness, and My Minor Taper Temper Tantrum…

Happy Monday! This weekend was a whole lot of laziness. Even the dogs were feeling lazy (My 2 year old Barley on the left, his Golden Oldie Aunt Lily on the right). Lily girl, I FEEL YOU. I went out for drinks with some friends after work on Friday. Six olives from my two dirty… Continue reading {Weekend Recap #27} Dog Tired, March Madness, and My Minor Taper Temper Tantrum…

Golden Retrievers · Lifestyle

Cool Way to Travel with Your Pup and Help Other Pups!

What do you think is the biggest downside to traveling? For me, it is definitely when I have to leave the pup back at home with a sitter. We like to take Barley with us when we travel whenever it is possible. But sometimes it can be hard to find pet-friendly accommodations that aren’t, quite… Continue reading Cool Way to Travel with Your Pup and Help Other Pups!

Golden Retrievers · Grocery Hauls · Oregon Lifestyle · Running · Training Log · Weekend Recaps

Smorgasbord – Weekend Recaps #23-24 & Marathon Training Week 7 Recap

Hey, hey. Not gunna lie, the past two weeks have been rough and tough and emotionally exhausting. Stress at work, a minor ankle/foot/heel injury that is finally feeling healed, exhaustion. Super fun, right? I don’t feel like typing politics, but the political climate is the broader context in which the personal craziness has occured. I… Continue reading Smorgasbord – Weekend Recaps #23-24 & Marathon Training Week 7 Recap

Golden Retrievers · Weekend Recaps

Weekend Recap #22: Dog/House Sitting

Hey! Is it too late to recap last weekend? Cuz I am going to regardless ;). We house/dog sat at my in laws from Thursday-Monday. I ❤ house sitting there :). Friday: Woke up early and enjoyed a stocked kitchen and packed a proper breakfast and lunch for work. Mmmmm. 8-5: Work. 5:01: Weekend!! Alright!!!… Continue reading Weekend Recap #22: Dog/House Sitting

Golden Retrievers · Jewish Living · Lifestyle · Running · Training Log

Marathon Training Week 4 Recap

Monday – Rest Day Did helllllla laundry folding. Had the realization that my winter running sweater/jacket game is pretty strong 🙂 I may or may not already be thinking of costume ideas for the Hippie Chick women’s run in May… Monday night lying in bed my legs definitely felt the cumulative fatigue that HMM is… Continue reading Marathon Training Week 4 Recap