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Winter marathons + half marathons in cold places (plus indoor marathons)


A couple of weeks ago we shared some winter half and full marathons in warm places. But we know some of you are pretty tough and welcome running 13.1 or 26.2 miles when there’s snow on the ground. Unfortunately, there aren’t many halves and fulls held in the wintertime in cold areas of the United […]

Healthy holiday snacks and appetizers


As we head into the holiday season we tend to lose sight of how we eat the rest of the year. Food we would never cross our lips January through the middle of November is suddenly fair game and then we’re kicking ourselves come New Years. But it doesn’t have to be that way. You […]

Winter walking: how to spice up your walks in the cold


I think we can all agree that there’s walking — and then there’s walking. Thing is, even the most disciplined of us can get lax or feel uninspired after a while, especially when the winter season descends upon our usual paths. If you’re looking to take your activity to the next level this season, there […]