Being MIA for most of August once finals ended had been great! I really needed the down time after finishing my third consecutive semester since beginning back up at SFU last fall. But sadly the long weekend is pretty much over and classes start again on Tuesday at 8am for me 😦 This semester will … Continue reading It’s go time!
Today is my birthday! To celebrate at the gym I ran 2.8km for turning 28. OMG I'm 28 - when did this happen?! Each year for my birthday I buy myself something that I otherwise would feel guilty about buying because of cost or the "do I reallllly need that??" Q that I ask myself. … Continue reading 2.8 for 28!
I've been down and out for most of the last month. The frustration with my IT band and my not so great performance at the ScotiaHalf really got to me. So after taking two weeks off from anything exercise or fitness related post half-marathon, I decided I had to do something different. While everyone says … Continue reading Trying New Things!
I know this is sort of late but midterms and papers have been keeping me super busy! So I did it... I ran the half marathon! Taking those weeks off from running beforehand definitely didn't help my performance at all.. but I had a lot less knee pain than I did during the Sun Run … Continue reading Scotiabank Half Marathon
The ScotiaHalf is tomorrow.... I went and picked up my bib and freebies and everyone there was super nice. But my knee and now my upper left leg is bothering me. So I finally went back to my PT and asked for help. My PT has advised that I not run this half marathon. He actually … Continue reading To run or not to run…
The Scotiabank Half Marathon is next weekend and I'm starting to think 'what have I gotten myself into?!' I basically took 3.5 weeks off from running because of my annoying IT band issue and became discouraged about 10 days into it and have seriously slacked on my cross-training. Now that my knee is feeling … Continue reading Goodbye comfort zone!
I picked these today from the small strawberry plants I have on my balcony. They were so good! These were plants that I had from last summer that some how magically survived all winter out on my balcony. The only thing I planted new this year was beans because I've just been too busy with … Continue reading Balcony Gardening