I survived my first ever bikini competition! My quick summary is that it was exciting, exhausting, and mostly consisted ...On June 30, 2014 / By Colleen
Last day of contest prep! I’ve been slightly distracted this week by my first ever business trip, but now ...On June 28, 2014 / By Colleen
I have spent many years crafting my athletic life based on avoiding logistics, equipment, and planning as much as ...On June 20, 2014 / By Colleen
It’s official – I finally registered for the Oregon State Bodybuilding Championships! I kept going to register and then ...On June 14, 2014 / By Colleen
I’m Colleen. I started this blog when I was 23 years old and training for my first marathon. I was single, semi-employed, generally directionless in life, and had a lot of free time on my hands. I have a lot less free time now, but I still love to come here and dump my rambling, unedited thoughts after a workout or race once in a while.