Firefly: Adventures of an accidental firefighter
Saturday, September 15, 2018
The fire camp life
What's it like to live and work at a fire camp, you (didn't) ask? As a new firefighter, my first glimpse of a camp was sort of ove...
Friday, September 7, 2018
lazy blogger update
Except, it's now September; how did that happen? Most of this summer has been nonstop work. Luckily, a lot of it has been pretty ...
Wednesday, August 29, 2018
Almost every summer this happens: the time when I have to give up on most hiking, running and gym plans because of my job in wildland fire. ...
Tuesday, August 21, 2018
Run free, Mollie. I'm so sorry that this is the world we live in now, where a young woman like this can't go for a run and be safe. ...
Friday, August 10, 2018
I looked at the web page skeptically. The joint supplement on it had great reviews, but would it work for me? What was cissus quadrangular...
Tuesday, August 7, 2018
Trainer Tuesday: Working out (when you really don't want to)
I get it. Some days I just can't face the gym, and a run seems much too arduous. Excuses are easy to come up with: it's too hot, t...
Sunday, August 5, 2018
"Be careful of bees today," I told Cindy as our squads parted for the fourteen hour shift. "I dreamed you got stung by some....
Tuesday, July 31, 2018
Trainer Tuesday: The card deck workout
It's that time of year where fire crews can't wander too far from their transport method, whether it's a helicopter, engine, or ...
Saturday, July 28, 2018
Food is not just fuel
I ate a tomato. Ugh, it didn't taste good at all. They must have gone bad. I tried a piece of cheese instead. Yuck! What was going o...
Wednesday, July 25, 2018
Ready for a change?
Hello blog peeps, I'm still assigned to a fire but I'm popping in to announce a challenge that the folks at 1st Phorm are having. ...
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