Tag: running

HOW TO MAKE ESSENTIAL OIL EPSOM SALTS

I only discovered the wonders of Epsom salts a few years ago – and now a week doesn’t go by when I’m not chilling in the tub to help relax my muscles and loosen stiff joints. But not only does it help after a…

WHAT TO DO WITH YOUR TRAINING PLAN WHILE AWAY FROM HOME

You are in a training cycle, but you are due to go away on a vacation/business trip; what do you do with your training while away?   Firstly, be honest with yourself, will you be able to fit in any workouts while away?

SUPER SIMPLE TOMATO SOUP/SAUCE

The other day I bought 10lbs of tomatoes for $10 from a farmers market! I didn’t really put any thought into what I would do with them, I just knew it was too much of a good deal deal for me to pass up….

WHAT’S YOUR NEXT RACE GOAL? ASK YOURSELF THESE 3 QUESTIONS.

Whether you’ve just run a race and are looking for your next challenge, or haven’t raced in a while but would like to have a goal to work towards, ask yourself these 3 questions.

RACE RECAP AND BEING A RACE PACER AT THE GOODLIFE VICTORIA MARATHON (8K TURKEY TROT – 55 MINUTE PACER)

If you follow me on social media, you may already know that on Sunday 13th October 2019 I was a pacer for the 8k Turkey Trot race in Victoria, British Columbia. Being a pacer is something I have wanted to do for a couple…

8 TIPS ON KEEPING SAFE WHILE OUT RUNNING

Tips on keeping safe while out on your morning run.

IT’S NOT ALL JUMPING IN THE AIR AND SAYING ‘CRUSHED IT’…

Regardless of whether you are running for fitness, for fun, or are in the midst of a training cycle, there will be days when you can’t be bothered running.  It happens to us all.  It could be your body’s way of telling you to…

HERE’S WHAT’S IN MY RUNNING HYDRATION BELT

I’m an over-packer. There I said it. I can’t go away for a night without a decent-sized suitcase, I take things ‘just in case’. So my hydration belt is kinda no different. You will see runners who carry nothing with them, not even a…