Archive July 2016
My Vancouver #5: Smoothie Deliveries & Goji Berry Picking

My Vancouver #5: Smoothie Deliveries & Goji Berry Picking

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…

Hiking Garibaldi Lake {in pictures}

Hiking Garibaldi Lake {in pictures}

On a Sunday in July, my friend Angela and I finally lucked out with a sunny day and made the 1-1.5 hour drive to Garibaldi Provincial Park…

Portland Marathon Training Reflections: Week 6

Portland Marathon Training Reflections: Week 6

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…

5 Peaks Trail Race Series: Cypress Mountain Race Recap

5 Peaks Trail Race Series: Cypress Mountain Race Recap

“We lose ourselves in the things we love. We find ourselves there too.” – Kristin Marz Last Saturday, I ran my second trail race: 5 Peaks Cypress Mountain…

My Vancouver #3: Two scenic hikes in BC’s Lower Mainland

My Vancouver #3: Two scenic hikes in BC’s Lower Mainland

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…

11 podcasts you need to know

11 podcasts you need to know

I love listening to podcasts in the morning when I get ready for work, when I am out for long walks on the seawall, walking to work,…

Portland Marathon Training Reflections: Week 5

Portland Marathon Training Reflections: Week 5

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 #2: Eating my way through the city

My Vancouver #2: Eating 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…

My Marathon Training Essentials Part 1: Favourite Clothing

My Marathon Training Essentials Part 1: Favourite Clothing

Running itself can be very simple: put on a pair of shoes and go. But, when you start running more or training for a long-distance race, it can…

Alaskan Cruise Part 4: Epic whale sightings and Ketchikan

Alaskan Cruise Part 4: Epic whale sightings and Ketchikan

In case you missed it, check out Part 1, Part 2, and Part 3 of our Alaskan cruise adventures. In May 2016, my family and I embarked…

Danielle Leroux

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

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