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Monday on the Run #27
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Monday on the Run #27

Happy Monday! Only 3 more days until my birthday!!!   Monday – Rest Tuesday – 2K Wednesday – 10k Thursday – Rest Friday – 6k track Saturday – 7k Sunday – 7k Last week was a mix of great and horrible runs.  On Tuesday, I decided to go out for a little jog to test the … Continue reading »

June Goals
Inside My Mind

June Goals

  It’s June! That means BIRTHDAY COUNTDOWN! Last month I said I was going to focus on losing some weight and get closer to race weight and up my mileage. So how’d I do? I went down 1.5-2lbs which was a little bit of a downer because I thought I could do better. However, I … Continue reading »

Monday on the Run #26
Running Updates

Monday on the Run #26

Happy Monday!   Monday – 4k Tuesday – Rest Wednesday – 9k Thursday – Rest Friday – 8.5k track Saturday – Rest Sunday – 13k I was pleasantly surprised on Monday! I hadn’t done a recovery run in quite a while. The last time I tried to incorporate Monday recovery runs, I got sidelined with an injury. … Continue reading »

Reasons Not to be a Runner
Fitness / Inside My Mind / Lifestyle

Reasons Not to be a Runner

Being a runner requires time, effort and dedication so why would you even want to be a runner?   It’s unsettling to have so much energy throughout the day once you start running more and feel that runners high. Who cares about peanut butter Once people start noticing your runner’s bod, engery level, and tweets about your runs, … Continue reading »

Monday on the Run #25
Running Updates

Monday on the Run #25

Happy Monday! In a few short hours, you’ll be seeing my whiny tweets about today’s mid term!   Monday – 10 miles bike Tuesday – Rest Wednesday – 6k intervals Thursday – Rest Friday – 8.3k track Saturday – Rest Sunday – 15k Monday’s recovery bike ride was pretty tough. It’s interesting seeing how post long … Continue reading »

A Day In My Life
Lifestyle / Uncategorized

A Day In My Life

Happy Tuesday everybody! Today I have for you a different type of blog post. I’ve always been a little bit on the nosy side and was always curious about what everyone does outside of training for a race so last week, I pitched an idea to fellow Canadian bloggers to do a “day in the … Continue reading »

Monday on the Run #24
Running Updates

Monday on the Run #24

Happy Monday! Hope my American readers are enjoying their long weekend!   Monday – Rest Tuesday – Rest Wednesday – 10.6k Thursday – RMT Friday – 10k Saturday – Rest Sunday – 15k I had a pretty great week! Monday being long weekend, I got to watch both Pitch Perfect and The Avengers! Watching movies … Continue reading »

Why Do [Some] Runners Cheat? TOL
Inside My Mind

Why Do [Some] Runners Cheat? TOL

For today’s Thinking out Loud Thursday link up with (fellow Canadian!) Amanda from Running with Spoons, I wanted to talk about cheating in races. No, I’m not talking about doping today but about course cutting. Boston has come and gone and so has the little running scandals pop up alongside it. Last year it was the … Continue reading »