Chicago Food Fest Survival Guide

I know the week has only started, but I’m already looking forward to the weekend. Why? I’m going to the Chicago Vegan Food Fest! I’m already dreaming of the ice cream I’ll eat, the burgers I’ll try and the new restaurants I’ll discover.  Since moving to Chicago, I’ve been to a few food festivals and

Post-Run Cherry-Beet Recovery Smoothie

After a hard or long workout, my go-to drink is a Cherry-Beet Recovery Smoothie.  If you’ve every been around me after a run, you’ve probably seen me drinking this post-workout anti-inflammatory smoothie.       When I am heavy into marathon training, or more recently ultra marathon training, I have a lot of early morning