2017 Chicago Marathon Weekend Recap

What an amazing Chicago Marathon weekend!  From Thursday through Monday, my days were packed with marathon preparation, cheering and celebrating.  This week’s Tuesday on the Run topic asked: “If I wasn’t running…” my answer? I’d be coaching and cheering! This year, I had the honor of coaching five athletes to

Vegan Jackfruit Chili

This vegan jackfruit chili is just what you need for a cool fall day when you want to cozy up on the couch.  With three varieties of beans, this vegan chill offers a mega dose of protein and fiber.  The jackfruit provides a “meaty” texture and the spices combine for

Part 2: Chicago VeganMania Restaurant Recap

I’ve had a lingering food coma from the Chicago VeganMania 2017 festival two weekends ago.  Who knew that Chicago had so many great vegan places?!  There were also some out-of-state restaurants I loved, which means that I am not looking up races near them.  Will travel for food.   It was