Monday, December 28, 2015

2016.....The Year of my 300th Marathon

2016.....this is the year of my 300th marathon. Hard to imagine that I am so close to this goal. It is getting harder to contain my emotions when I think of the amazing team of individuals that have been apart of this journey. So much has stood in my way the last 6 years and with each setback I have BELIEVED!!!

Thursday, December 24, 2015

Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas from Spokane, Washington. May your holiday season be surrounded by friends that love, support, and nurture you!

Saturday, December 19, 2015

Winter Wonderland

Enjoying this month of marathons, travel or commitments. Recharging to see what excting opportunities await me for 2016!

Monday, December 7, 2015

Honolulu Marathon 2016

In 1 year from now, I will be crossing the finish line of my 300th marathon at the Honolulu Marathon!

Monday, November 30, 2015

290th Marathon Finish

Finished my 290th marathon today at the Seattle Marathon. Very cold, but beautiful. Blessed to have finished 11 marathons this year healthy and cancer free! Right on schedule to complete my 300th marathon next year!

Thursday, November 26, 2015

Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving from the trails of Riverside State Park. Heading to Seattle for the Seattle Marathon this weekend!

Saturday, November 21, 2015

Eastern Washington Football game

What an honor to be on the sidelines with the Eastern Washington University football team for their game against Portland State!

Wednesday, November 18, 2015

Savannah Supports

One of my favorite photos from the Rock N Roll Savannah Marathon last weekend. My new buddy Deputy Terry from the Chatham County Sheriffs Department!

Saturday, November 7, 2015

289th Marathon finish

Finished my 289th marathon today at the Rock N Roll Savannah Marathon here in beautiful Savannah, Georgia on a very hot and humid day! I am overcome with emotion today thinking of all the amazing individuals in my life that got me to another finish line healthy and cancer free! 300 is getting closer! Unstoppable!  

Saturday, October 31, 2015

EWU Football

On the sidelines with the Eastern Washington University football team for their BIg Sky game against Weber State!

Monday, October 26, 2015

Great Day on the Trails

Awesome day on the trails in Riverside State Park. Discovered some challenging new routes!

Wednesday, October 21, 2015

6th Year Anniversary!

Six years ago today I was diagnosed with breast cancer and my life has forever been changed. It has been a honor and privilege to have been chosen to follow this journey. I know where I have been, I know what I have achieved, and I know where I want to go. I still have a lot of fight left in me!

Tuesday, October 20, 2015

KXLY Breast Cancer Awareness interview

Thanks KXLY Allie Norton for the great interview today!

Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Pink Glove Video

Here is the completed Pink Glove video we filmed a couple months ago. Special thanks to the Spokane Police Department and the Eastern Washington University football team.

Sunday, October 11, 2015

288th marathon finish!

Finished my 288th marathon today here in beautiful Victoria, BC Canada. Can't think of a better way to continue my celebration of Breast Cancer Awareness month than by putting another 26.2 miles between myself and cancer!

Sunday, October 4, 2015

Quartz Mountain

Nothing beats celebrating Breast Cancer Awareness month by hiking to the summit of Quartz Mountain!

Thursday, October 1, 2015

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Welcome to the month of October.....Breast Cancer Awareness Month! As a breast cancer survivor every day this month feels like a celebration of life!

Sunday, September 27, 2015

Great run!

Great run through Kendall Yards along the Spokane River. Up next, Victoria Marathon in 2 weeks!

Sunday, September 20, 2015

Las Vegas!

In Las Vegas for a work conference.

Sunday, September 13, 2015

287th Finish

Finished my 287th marathon today at the Skagit Flats Marathon near Bellingham, Washington! And today is the 28th anniversary of my Mother passing....I think she is smiling that I am kicking cancers ass for both of us!

Tuesday, September 8, 2015

Another great hike!

Great 4+ hours on the trails today! Looking forward to my upcoming marathon near Bellingham this weekend!

Saturday, September 5, 2015

Eastern vs Oregon Game

Honored to be here in Eugene with the Eastern Washington University football for their game against Oregon!

Monday, August 31, 2015

Eastern Washington University Football

Great time hanging out with the team today. Getting ready to take on Oregon in Eugene this Saturday for their season opener!

Sunday, August 30, 2015

Great day on the trails!

3+ hours on the trails at Riverside State Park in the pouring rain. Loved every minute of it since we haven't seen rain in months. 

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Eastern Football Team

Honored to begin my 4th year being apart of the Eastern Washington University football team. Enjoyed sharing my story with them tonight at their training camp meeting.

Sunday, August 16, 2015

286th Marathon Finish

Finished my 286th marathon today at the Moose Tooth Marathon here in Anchorage, Alaska. My 3rd marathon in 5 weeks. What doesn't kill you only makes you stronger!

Thursday, August 13, 2015

Heading to Anchorage!

Looking forward to running the Moose Tooth Marathon this weekend in Alaska!

Monday, August 10, 2015

Pink Glove Dance

Had a great time filming the Pink Glove Dance for Breast Cancer Awareness today. Thanks to the officers of the Spokane Police Department and my buddies from the Eastern Washington University football team for coming to support me and the cause!

Saturday, August 8, 2015

Mt Kit Carson Summit

Made it to the summit of Mt Kit Carson today! Up next, a marathon in Anchorage, Alaska next weekend!

Sunday, August 2, 2015

Great day on the trails!

Great morning on the trails of Riverside State Park, it was a hot one!

Sunday, July 26, 2015

285th Marathon Finish

Finished my 285th lifetime marathon today here at the San Francisco Marathon, also my 50th marathon finish since this breast cancer journey began. Cancer picked the wrong women to mess with. If you Believe, you can Achieve!

Sunday, July 12, 2015

284th Marathon Finish

Finished my 284th marathon today at the Missoula Marathon here in beautiful Montana! The countdown to 300 continues.

Sunday, July 5, 2015

Great hike!

Awesome hike to the top of Mt Kit Carson. Next up, the Missoula Marathon next weekend.

Friday, July 3, 2015

Great hike

Great day on the trails at Riverside State Park!

Saturday, June 20, 2015

Oregon Coast

Spending a few days on the Oregon Coast. No marathons, appearances, or speaking commitments.....just vacation!

Monday, June 15, 2015

Great hike!

Awesome 5 hour hike to the summit of Mt Kit Carson! Great challenge!

Sunday, May 31, 2015

283rd Marathon Finish

Finished my 283rd marathon at the San Diego Rock N Roll Marathon today! My first of 18 marathons in 18 months! Leaving cancer in my dust with each marathon I finish!

Thursday, May 28, 2015

San Diego Bound

Heading to San Diego for the Rock N Roll Marathon this weekend!

Monday, May 25, 2015

Happy Memorial Day

Celebrating Memorial Day on the trails of Riverside State Park!

Sunday, May 17, 2015

Quartz Mountain hike

Great hike to the summit of Quartz Mountain today. 

Sunday, May 10, 2015

Happy Mothers Day

Awesome 4+ hour hike to the summit of Mt Kit Carson. Had to hike closer to Heaven to wish my Mom Happy Mothers Day! 

Monday, May 4, 2015

Pink Glove Dance

What an honor to be apart of the filming of the Pink Glove Dance for Breast Cancer Awareness with Spokane Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery!

Sunday, May 3, 2015

Bloomsday expo

Had a great time working in the Saucony booth at the Bloomsday expo!

Monday, April 27, 2015

300th Marathon Scheduled

I am excited to announce that my 300th marathon has been selected, it will be the Honolulu Marathon in December 2016! That means 18 marathons in the next 18 months. I can't believe this goal is becoming a reality since breast cancer tried to stop me from reaching this monumental marathon! I truly believe cancer picked the wrong woman to mess with! 

Sunday, April 26, 2015

Race for the Cure

What a special day here at Race for the Cure! Honored to have the Eastern Washington University Football and Women's tennis teams come and support me with special shirts! And many thanks to all my other dear friends who joined me.

Monday, April 20, 2015

Survivor Tree

Couldn't pass up the chance to visit the Survivor Tree at the 9-11 Memorial Plaza here in New York City.

Saturday, April 18, 2015

911 Memorial

Paying my respects at the 911 Memorial here in New York City.

Sunday, April 12, 2015

San Francisco Bay

Great day down here in the Bay Area! 

Saturday, April 4, 2015

Mt Kit Carson

Great hike up Mt Kit Carson today. Deep snow kept us from reaching the summit, but we were close!