2016 Running Trip – Day 3 – La Crosse, WI to Davenport, IA

Want to help me fight ALS? Donate here. I’m $450 away from raising $20,000 for Iron Phi. Sunday morning welcomed us with heavy fog in rural Coon Valley, Wisconsin. Growing up Iowegian, I find open land to be very attractive, and foggy mornings bring with them amazing picture opportunities. I woke up feeling great, and…

2016 Running Trip – Day 2 – Minneapolis, MN to La Crosse, WI

Minneapolis, Minnesota to La Crosse, Wisconsin. Day 2 was supposed to be our “easy” day. The road mileage was less than half of what we had averaged during the first two days. Because Friday took us longer than expected, we ended up adding St. Paul, Minnesota to Saturday’s trek. We also decided that because the…

13.3 Miles in Milwaukee, Wisconsin With Kirstin Leih

Written By Kirstin Leih Hello and welcome to Milwaukee! My name is Kirstin, and this is my hometown. I grew up out in the suburbs, and then left for awhile during college, grad school, and my first job. I moved back to the city in August 2011 when I accepted a job as an Assistant…