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Finding the good in a running injury

Finding the good in a running injury

Running has taught me so much about setting goals, conquering fears, and living life in general. Apparently not running can teach you just as much. I do want…

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…

How I became a morning exerciser: 11 tips to try

How I became a morning exerciser: 11 tips to try

For the past 2 years, I have woken up at 5 am four-five days a week to workout. In university, I was very far from a morning person….

Portland Marathon 2016 Race Recap

Portland Marathon 2016 Race Recap

I can’t believe it. I ran my second marathon last week in Portland.  The marathon still seems a little like it didn’t happen. I have never pushed myself so…

Portland Marathon Training Reflections: Final Week 17

Portland Marathon Training Reflections: Final Week 17

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…

Portland Marathon Training Reflections: Week 16 + Weekly Meal Plan

Portland Marathon Training Reflections: Week 16 + Weekly Meal Plan

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…

Portland Marathon Training Reflections: Week 15 + Run Fast Eat Slow Cookbook

Portland Marathon Training Reflections: Week 15 + Run Fast Eat Slow Cookbook

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…

Fear, Limiting Beliefs, and Self-Ownership: Thoughts on Running and Goals

Fear, Limiting Beliefs, and Self-Ownership: Thoughts on Running and Goals

“Running has taken me on adventures great and small, at home and around the world. It has provided me with hope and perseverance on days when I…

Portland Marathon Training Reflections: Week 14

Portland Marathon Training Reflections: Week 14

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…

Portland Marathon Training Reflections: Week 13

Portland Marathon Training Reflections: Week 13

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…

Danielle Leroux

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

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