Archive June 2016
3 days in Kelowna: where to go, what to eat & drink

3 days in Kelowna: where to go, what to eat & drink

Visiting Kelowna for a few days? Here is what I did: places to see, hiking trails, restaurants, coffee shops, bakeries, and of course, wineries. In May 2016, we…

What I ate during the Whole30 challenge

What I ate during the Whole30 challenge

Earlier this month, I attempted the Whole30 food challenge to refocus on eating whole unprocessed food and stop relying on protein powders and bars. Full disclosure: I cheated several…

Alaskan Cruise Part 3: Mendenhall Glacier and Mount Roberts

Alaskan Cruise Part 3: Mendenhall Glacier and Mount Roberts

In case you missed it, check out Part 1 and Part 2 of our Alaskan cruise adventures. In May 2016, my family and I embarked on a…

Portland Marathon Training Reflections: Week 2

Portland Marathon Training Reflections: Week 2

On October 9, 2016, I will be running Marathon No. 2: the Portland Marathon! Follow along as I post my weekly training recaps. All training recaps can…

My Vancouver #1: Eating and exploring my way through the city

My Vancouver #1: Eating and exploring my way through the city

I love to explore new places in and around Vancouver, get lost on the trails, and eat my way through the city! In the My Vancouver series…

Alaskan Cruise Part 2: Glacier Bay National Park

Alaskan Cruise Part 2: Glacier Bay National Park

In case you missed it, check out Part I of our Alaskan Cruise adventures.  In May 2016, my family and I embarked on a cruise from Vancouver…

Portland Marathon Training Reflections: Week 1

Portland Marathon Training Reflections: Week 1

Training for Marathon No. 2 has begun! During training for and after running my first marathon, I knew I would want to do another. The training process…

Seak the Peak 2016: Race Recap

Seak the Peak 2016: Race Recap

On Sunday, June 12, my friends Nikki, Luke, and I took on the Seek the Peak Challenge as a relay team. Seek the Peak is a 16…

My favourite running routes in Vancouver

My favourite running routes in Vancouver

Since I moved to Vancouver, perhaps unsurprisingly, I have become a runner. In May 2016, I ran my first marathon. During marathon training, I logged countless miles, ate…

May 1, 2016: the day I ran my first marathon

May 1, 2016: the day I ran my first marathon

In November 2015, I ran my first half-marathon. On May 1, 2016, I ran my first marathon. My experience training for and running my first marathon was,…

Danielle Leroux

I am a runner, healthy foodie, city explorer, and adventurer on Canada's west coast.

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