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My Favourite Spin Classes in Vancouver

My Favourite Spin Classes in Vancouver

Subtitled: how I maintained my sanity and fitness when I couldn’t run In December, my piriformis injury really flared up and prevented me from running for 3…

Snowshoeing in Vancouver: Cypress Mountain

Snowshoeing in Vancouver: Cypress Mountain

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…

Snowshoeing in Vancouver: Grouse Mountain

Snowshoeing in Vancouver: Grouse Mountain

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…

Hiking Mount Gardner on Bowen Island

Hiking Mount Gardner on Bowen Island

This past weekend, I returned to Bowen Island to hike Mount Gardner, the highest point on the island. I love visiting Bowen Island. It is a 20…

17 Goals for 2017

17 Goals for 2017

2016 was a big year. Travelling, running, exploring, adventuring, doing scary things, experiencing new challenges at work, eating at tasty places. I did a lot of things I…

28 Favourite Memories from 2016

28 Favourite Memories from 2016

2016 was a crazy, but incredible year, both personally and of course in general.  January 2016 seems eons ago, yet I can’t believe how fast the year…

Winter Adventures Bucket List: Update #1

Winter Adventures Bucket List: Update #1

Earlier this winter, I made a winter adventures bucket list in hopes of getting over the rainy weather and embracing the season. Find the full list here. Here’s some…

Winter Adventures Bucket List

Winter Adventures Bucket List

Usually the rain doesn’t get to me, but this fall it has hit me hard. Maybe it’s the record-breaking number of rainy days we had in October. I…

Friday Favourites #1 – Vancouver Eats and Adventures

Friday Favourites #1 – Vancouver Eats and Adventures

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

16 (mostly free) ways to spend your lunch break in Downtown Vancouver

16 (mostly free) ways to spend your lunch break in Downtown Vancouver

Like many others, I work at an office job. I can’t make it through the whole day without going outside for a walk but that can get…

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