Races, Running

Disney Princess Glass Slipper Challenge

Glass Slipper Challenge For my birthday, I decided I would treat myself to the Glass Slipper Challenge at Disney World this past February.  I made it into a week-long trip to celebrate with my mom. I felt pretty good leading up to the challenge, however I hadn't been hitting my long runs as much as… Continue reading Disney Princess Glass Slipper Challenge

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Races, Running

Race Recap: Rugged Maniac Obstacle Race

My first obstacle race was a huge success!  Here are some pictures that show just how much fun it was!

Races, Running

Officially an Ultramarathoner!

So this post as been a long time coming, but I am officially an ultramarathoner! It took a long time to get there, but I am so excited that I accomplished this goal. The race where I completed my first ultramarathon was the Haliburton Forest Trail Race.  I was signed up to run the 50km… Continue reading Officially an Ultramarathoner!

Races, Running

Race Recap: MEC BARRIE RACE #2

This was my first trail race of 2016 and it could not have come any sooner.  I was enjoying my other races but I love running on the trails and just wanted to stick to them for a bit. This race was again part of the race series I received as a gift for Christmas. … Continue reading Race Recap: MEC BARRIE RACE #2

Races, Running

Race Recap: MEC BARRIE RACE #1 2016

What a great way to start off the 2016 racing season!  I got the MEC series Race entries as a Christmas present this year so I am signed up for five of them over the course of the season.  They are so reasonable and well run that it’s hard not to love them and want… Continue reading Race Recap: MEC BARRIE RACE #1 2016

Races, Running

Race Recap: HORROR HILL TRAIL RUN

This week's Friday Five Linkup with Courtney, Cynthia and Mar is a day in the life! This week is a free topic week so I thought I would share a recap from a past race!This race was a spooky one!  It was on Halloween 2015 and was very well coordinated with it’s holiday.  There were decorations and characters all relating to… Continue reading Race Recap: HORROR HILL TRAIL RUN

Races, Running

Race Recap: MEC Burlington Race

Today I am linking up with Fitness Cheerleader and Run Mommy Run to get myself motivated and excited about the beginning of summer! This race recap is LONG overdue.. I ran the final MEC Burlington race of 2015 in late October.  My cousin and I signed up to do the half marathon, but with getting back into school and… Continue reading Race Recap: MEC Burlington Race

Outdoor Adventures, Races

Race Recap: Storm the ‘Scarpment – My First Adventure Race

For anyone who's unfamiliar, adventure racing is super fun.  It's a race that involves a variety of disciplines, and in this case we took part as a team.  I had found out about this race through web searching and other races and pitched the idea to my boyfriend and my cousin. The four of us… Continue reading Race Recap: Storm the ‘Scarpment – My First Adventure Race

Outdoor Adventures, Races, Running

Race Recap: Haliburton Forest Trail Run

Wow it's been a while! I took a hiatus from both running and blogging for a bit.  It was a well needed break to get refreshed and fall back into love with running.  Now that my favourite running season is back upon us I am very excited to be back out on the trails. The only… Continue reading Race Recap: Haliburton Forest Trail Run

Fitness, Training

#MotivateMe Monday – Getting Race Ready!

Who's ready for a new week and a new attitude?!  I know I am!  I have got to get my training amped up and ready for my race in just under a month!  Today I am linking up with Fitness Cheerleader and Running Rachel to get myself motivated for a new week of training! Getting motivated lately has been… Continue reading #MotivateMe Monday – Getting Race Ready!

Races, Running

Race Recap: 5 Peaks Albion Hills – Friday Five

This weekend I ran my first 5 Peaks race at Albion Hills and today I am sharing it with you!  This post is a linkup with Jessica at The Silvah Lining, Mary Beth at Tutus and Tennies and Jennifer at Runs With Pugs.  I hope you enjoy this post and be sure to check out the others posted on the linkup! Let's… Continue reading Race Recap: 5 Peaks Albion Hills – Friday Five

Fitness, Training

#MotivateMe Monday: Free Video Workouts and a Training Plan!

Happy Monday everyone!  I hope everyone has had an awesome week.  This week i am back with another SweatPink mad lib and to share my workout plan in the #MotivateMe link up with Fitness Cheerleader and Running Rachel  I have been having trouble fitting in most of my workouts lately so I am going to try to create… Continue reading #MotivateMe Monday: Free Video Workouts and a Training Plan!

Fitness, Nutrition & Food, Running

Why I love my hydration pack!

Ever thought about getting a hydration pack?  I thought about it for a long time, and finally decided to buy one last fall.  I didn't use it much until the warmer weather rolled around, and since then I have been loving it! I have taken my hydration pack on several bike rides, and a few medium… Continue reading Why I love my hydration pack!

Fitness, Races, Running

#MotivateMe Monday Race Recap: MEC Barrie Race #3

Happy Monday! Today I am linking up with Fitness Cheerleader and Running Rachel for #MotivateMe Monday to share this weekends race recap! This post will be a bit of a double whammy as a race and weekly workout recap! I began my training for Haliburton this week so the workouts kind of got derailed! I was not very consistent with… Continue reading #MotivateMe Monday Race Recap: MEC Barrie Race #3

Fitness, Training

#MotivateMe Monday: Summer Shape Up Week 1 Recap

Happy Monday! Today I am linking up with Fitness Cheerleader and Running Rachel for #MotivateMe Monday to share my weekly workouts! This past week was the start of Summer Shape Up with the Fitnessista! Week 1 was super fun and I am so happy to be back in the swing of things! I posted my goals for Summer Shape Up… Continue reading #MotivateMe Monday: Summer Shape Up Week 1 Recap