Entries Tagged as 'wool'

Wool Blanket vs Sleeping Bag

Wool Blanket

Wool Blanket

While Camping this past Memorial Weekend at Stoney Brook Campground in Dansville, NY I really wished I had a Wool blanket instead of a sleeping bag with me. I learned the benefits of a wool blanket vs sleeping bag that dreadful, cold night. Let me tell you why! I decided to leave our warm fire and hit the hay. I was feeling tired after hiking all day in my Woolx,  so I walked a few steps to my tent and hopped on my air mattress (which by the way was a twin because my husband packed the wrong one). Anyway, no sooner then I fell asleep in my sleeping bag, my eyes popped opened. The freezing temperatures had woken me up. At that very moment, I wished I had a Wool Blanket! [Read more →]

5 Tips for Running in the heat

Running in the heat.

Running in the Heat

As an avid runner I know first hand  what it is like to run in the heat. When temperatures reach into the 80s or 90’s, and the humidity level is through the roof, the last thing I want to do is go for a run.  I know what I have to do though so I put my big girl pants and just do it. Before I hit the hot pavement I take extra measures to  make sure my run is a safe and healthy one…..
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