After a weekend of marathon success I want to keep this healthy stretch rolling. It's easy to say, " I deserve this ice cream, I just ran a marathon" (100% I have used this before). But it's so important to fuel the body back with good healthy food. After a marathon your body has some… Continue reading Salmon & Beet Spinach Salad
I have never felt so happy and accomplished in my life! Today I reached a life goal: run a sub 4 hour marathon. Here's the story ! This year has been different when it comes to running. When my sweet dog Rainbow passed away in January I really thought I was going to pack… Continue reading It Happened! Sub 4 Hour Marathoner
Brothers are great. If you feed them, they'll always come over! Joking aside Jonny & I were working on an awesome running project today. We then organized footage over this awesome sweet potato, corn & black bean bowl! Healthy, accidentally vegan & an awesome lunch to share with your sibling! You need: 2 sweet potatoes… Continue reading Sweet Potato Lunch Bowl!
Race day is always the best day! The runners high is real & I'm feeling it. Around the Bay is North America's oldest road race and it always signals the start to race season. This year about 4000 runners lined up to run the challenging 30 k route. This season was a little different for… Continue reading Another Trip “Around the Bay” 2018
Canadians love to hate our winter! Sure it's beautiful sometimes, but complaining about winter bonds the nation and makes us Canadian, right?! Over a million Canadians visit the sunshine state each year in order to warm up, experience some fun in Florida and enjoy the gorgeous lush landscape of the state. This winter I was… Continue reading My Sunny Escape to Florida
I love running because all it takes is a good pair of shoes and the dedication to keep going. That's the necessities- but there are a few products to help keep you comfortable/happy! Here are my favourites, which may be perfect for the runner on your Christmas list ! 1. The Fleece from Columbia This… Continue reading 7 Gifts for the Runner in Your Life
I just had the greatest night ! The Higher Education Summit took place in Toronto at the Sheraton Centre & I was fortunate enough to be recognized by Conestoga College as notable alumni. The college nominated me for a Premieres Award under the "recent grad" category and it was quite an honour to be a… Continue reading A Premiere Nomination
I'm starting to feel the Christmas vibes! And so is my sweet tooth. Light up your kitchen with the spirit of the season with this super easy recipe idea! In a double boiler melt chocolate. I find this is the best way to melt chocolate. If you have not tried this before, its easy! One… Continue reading Christmas Treat! Candy Cane Pretzels
So my last race was in a heat warning. Today's run in a wind warning! What's up with the weather? Interesting races that's for sure. Today's run was special. It was not about me or the distance it was about inspiration. I was so happy that one of my greatest friends Jaclyn and my wonderful… Continue reading Inspiring Runners ! Niagara Marathon Race Review
The fall is a perfect time to start running. Weather is on your side when it comes to comfortable temperatures & the changing colours give you extra motivation to get out there ! I've learned a few things as I continue to run! Here's what I want to share with those just starting out. 1.… Continue reading So You Want to Start Running? 10 Tips!