Embrace Outside with Molly Hurford

Category: Travel


How to Find a Running Route When You’re Traveling


As someone who spends most of her time in unfamiliar spots, I’ve picked up a lot of tips over the years for how to find a spot to work out that’s safe, fun and efficient while on the road. Got a business trip coming …



Going to Sea Otter? Look Me Up!


Monterey, California, is one of my favorite spots in the world. Partially because of the amazing scenery, but also because it’s home of the Sea Otter Classic cycling expo, where I get to see tons of friends (and meet tons of rad people!). This …



Real Talk: The Stages of Self-Care on a Road Trip


We just got back from a road trip across the country—41 hours of driving in 70 hours, to be exact—and it wasn’t the normal uber-cool #VanLife trip you read about. This was an all-business get-home trip because we were done with work in California …



Travel on a Budget: Space Savers & Organizational Lifesavers


When you’re traveling for more than a couple days, packing and dealing with life in general can get freaking crazy—and annoying. I hate when my stuff explodes everywhere in our rental/hotel/van, and Peter hates it even more. So, I’ve started to get (a little) …






Pack the Perfect Bag for Runs and Workouts


I do love a good packing article. And a good running article. Really, this was the most fun thing I could possibly write, over at MapMyRun.com: Pack the Perfect Bag for Runs and Workouts



Active Travel on a Budget: Food and Food Prep


In the past three months, I’ve been in 16 different spots. And even when we are settled for a few weeks, it’s never actually at home. So, we travel with a lot of food and food prep supplies when we can. It saves a …