Blisters Eventually Turn to Calluses: The Ups and Downs (and Pukes)

Posted by on June 28, 2012 at 2:22 pm

When I step back and look at the last two days…I’ve had two amazing days. Tuesday I rowed my longest row yet, 28 miles from Port Washington to Sheboygan. Wednesday morning I got up and rowed 24 miles to Manitowoc. When I look at the big picture I feel positive and that things are going [...]

Jenn and the Lake: connected with me

Posted by on June 27, 2012 at 7:17 am

During Jenn’s trip we’ll be posting writing from various friends in Jenn’s life. Today’s post is from Lindsay Verstegen, a friend of Jenn’s. You can find her on twitter at @lindzsays The waves crash onto the Lakefront path on an early morning. I giggle. It’s hard not to giggle when the Lake comes out to [...]

Leaning On My Gibby Girl Strength: Week One Complete

Posted by on June 22, 2012 at 12:50 pm

It’s been a full week since I left Chicago for this journey. Sometimes it feels like the time is flying, sometimes the minutes feel like hours. I have been so fortunate to meet so many supporters on this first leg of the trip. The Racine Yacht Club graciously hosted Liv and I while the high [...]