Running has never been my favorite sport, but it does get the heart pumping and the endorphins flowing, and mainly, it is the closest thing to dance that connects music and movement. I often find myself lost in a melody, spazz-run-dancing down a trail or sidewalk. Those are the best moments, the ones that make … Continue reading Run/Dance!
I'm in a pretty body-image fighting mood today, and I'm compelled to write about it. Which is strange, because writing about things such as "weight" and "body image" bring up an entangled ball of raw emotions that I generally like to keep scribbled away in little black Moleskine, tucked between entries entitled "Baking Boners- Put It Away!" … Continue reading This is uncomfortable.
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Whenever I see 70 degree temperatures in the Bay on a lovely January day, I'm struck equally by two emotions- fear of the very real climate change we're seeing, and a guilt-ridden glee for the possibility of outdoor activities. Regardless, yesterday's ride (check it out on Strava) was absolutely stunning; I can't complain. Green hills and open … Continue reading Thoughts on Photos
After a pretty grueling, 50+ mile ride last weekend (with over 5300 feet of elevation, yeesh...) with GGTC, I can't stop thinking about one thing. My driving dress. There's nothing better than feeling exhilarated and accomplished after a hard ride. Except for a burrito. Or changing out of the sticky padded spandex and taking a … Continue reading Ode to Driving Dresses
It's been two years since I started this site, let life get in the way and left it to hide in the cobwebs of the Internet. But the idea for "OutdoorsyGirl" is always nagging me, and I've been awaiting the burst of motivation to start it up again. That burst of motivation happened today, in … Continue reading That whole “rebirth” thing.
OutdoorsyGirl (n) An adventure finding, risk taking, fun loving female who flawlessly balances her outdoor prowess with lady-like disposition.OutdoorsyGirl.com is the voice for the growing and thriving population of women who are interested in the outdoors. Some OutdoorsyGirls are experienced guides, athletes and instructors, others are weekend warriors, hobbyists and nature lovers. Regardless of the … Continue reading Welcome to OutdoorsyGirl.com!