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Hiking Whytecliff Park

Hiking Whytecliff Park

Every month, I share a new BC adventure on the BC Adventure Girls blog. Last month, I explored the trails at West Vancouver’s Lighthouse Park. This month,…

West Coast Summer Bucket List

West Coast Summer Bucket List

This winter, I made an adventure bucket list in hopes of embracing the generally rainy weather and getting outside. We surprisingly had a lot of snow in…

Summer Favourites: Food, adventures, other finds

Summer Favourites: Food, adventures, other finds

How is it already June? It has been a busy few weeks since I last blogged. I started running regularly again, hallelujah! I went to London, England…

Hiking Lighthouse Park

Hiking Lighthouse Park

I am excited to be part of a new series on BC Adventure Girls where I’ll be sharing a hiking adventure every month on their blog. BC Adventure…

Spring Favourites: Food, adventures, other finds

Spring Favourites: Food, adventures, other finds

Spring has finally sprung in Vancouver. Here are a few restaurants, adventures, and other finds I have been loving so far this season: Happy Hour at Rodney’s…

Friday night in the mountains: sunset hike on Grouse

Friday night in the mountains: sunset hike on Grouse

Be sure to scroll through the gallery above for more pictures. Watching the sunset from the top of a mountain has been on my adventure bucket list…

An afternoon in Deep Cove: Quarry Rock & Baden Powell Trail

An afternoon in Deep Cove: Quarry Rock & Baden Powell Trail

Be sure to scroll through the gallery above for more pictures. Can I just say, I love long weekends. Especially when the sun comes out. Over the…

Sola Skincare Product Review: locally-made natural skincare products

Sola Skincare Product Review: locally-made natural skincare products

Disclosure: I was provided complimentary Sola Skincare Products. All opinions are my own. Earlier this year, a friend introduced me to Sola Skincare products. I was immediately drawn to…

Winter Favourites: Food, adventures, other finds

Winter Favourites: Food, adventures, other finds

Creating a winter bucket list has really encouraged me to get out and embrace the season despite all the rain and snow. Here are a few things I…

Snowshoeing in Vancouver: Mount Seymour

Snowshoeing in Vancouver: Mount Seymour

This winter, I have discovered the wonders of snowshoeing and winter hiking. Admittedly, this is the first time in my almost 5 years of living in BC that…

Danielle Leroux

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

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  • While I love life on the west coast, it's never easy living on the other side of the country from many friends and family. Grateful for trips home, no matter how long or short (this weekend!) they may be. Back to YVR ✈️
  • Soaking up that Toronto sunshine ☀️
  • Had some of the best vegan food ever at @plantatoronto tonight! I've often been left disappointed (and hungry 😅) by new plant based eateries but this totally exceeded expectations. Loved all the dishes we tried from the cheesy queso dip (pictured here) to the peanut butter chocolate "terrarium" for dessert.
  • Springtime in Victoria #flashbackfriday meanwhile in Toronto... ❄️🌧☀️
  • Last night's surprisingly purple sunset, a welcome sight after a day of rain #tbt
  • From west coast to east coast (sort of! 😛) Toronto bound ✈️ where there is apparently a rainfall warning #cantescapeit