Monthly Archives: September 2015

Eating in the Black Hills, SD

Over Labor Day weekend, we used the holiday as a chance to hit the Black Hills and have some fun. Living in west central North Dakota, the Black Hills of South Dakota provide an easy and convenient escape. We started … Continue reading

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Brown Rice Taco Casserole

Even though some afternoons still have warm sun peeking through, the weather has undoubtedly changed. We can keep the windows open at night for a cool breeze, no A/C is needed and the sun is rising later and setting earlier. … Continue reading

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2015 Southern Hills Sprint Tri recap

Saturday, Sept. 5 was the 18th Annual Southern Hills Triathlon at Angostura Recreation Area just outside of Hot Springs, SD, about a 5 hour drive from Hazen. This was the 2nd annual event for me as I did the sprint … Continue reading

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Dinner idea: Citrus brown rice, quinoa and ground beef

In an effort to get back to proper portion control, healthy eats and warm meals I have made it a little mission of mine to try some new foods. Variety is the spice of life, right? One of my friends … Continue reading

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Letting go of numbers

Have you ever owned a piece of clothing – say a pair of shorts – that you wear all the time? They are just super comfy, fit you well, you think you look good in them? You even have a … Continue reading

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Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Brownies

OK, not going to lie. On the way home from Fargo, after running a half marathon, my Dad drove. This gave me 4 hours to think about dessert concoctions I was craving. I wanted cookie dough, but also fudgy brownies. … Continue reading

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Go Far Woman Half Marathon recap, 2015

I am happy to say I am a half marathon finisher! On Saturday, August 22, I completed the Go Far Woman half marathon in Fargo, starting and ending at the Scheels Arena. I really have so much to say about … Continue reading

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