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THAT leg workout by Christina M Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Remember last week when I said my leg workout left me pretty sore the next day?  WELL, let’s just say the DOMS lasted a full FIVE DAYS.  Five.  Are you kidding me?  I don’t ... Read on »
ALL THE DEALS! by Christina M Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Okay so I know I already posted earlier today.  If you missed it, you can check out this week’s Marathon Monday post here.  I’ve just seen so many sweet deals from some of m ... Read on »
Marathon Monday: that ‘red line’ by Christina M Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Happy Marathon Monday!!!!!!!!!  Hope you all had a restful weekend (and holiday if you are American!).  Things were pretty low key around here – errands, food prep, condo-hu ... Read on »
Thinking Out Loud #36 by Christina M Posted in: Blog Posts in Running I haven’t done one of these Thinking Out Loud posts since OCTOBER 23rd!!!  Don’t let me go that long without having me give you a list of random thoughts ever again, okay? 1 ... Read on »
Marathon Monday: gift ideas for your favourite runner! by Christina M Posted in: Blog Posts in Running This post was supposed to be published yesterday (hence the ‘Marathon Monday’) but things got a little cray around here and I didn’t get a chance to finish so here we are.   ... Read on »
I MUSTACHE YOU SOME QUESTIONS! by Christina M Posted in: Blog Posts in Running So I was tagged by the lovely Robyn Baldwin to get in on this fun little ‘I Mustache You Some Questions’ Q&A party that’s making it’s way around the Internet.  It worked out ... Read on »
10 tips for running in the COLD! by Christina M Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Happy Wednesday!  So last night I went out for what was supposed to be a tempo run but HOLY SMOKES – it was SO cold and windy.  I tried my best to keep it together and fight ... Read on »
This is when it sets in… by Christina M Posted in: Blog Posts in Running So I’m back in Toronto and not happy about it.  This is just about the time that depression sets in.  If I had one word to sum up my trip, it would be: PERFECT.  Every time ... Read on »
Trust the timing… by Christina M Posted in: Blog Posts in Running First things first, I’m the realest. <– does anyone else sing that in their head when they start a sentence with “first things first”?! Anyway, what I was going to say was – ... Read on »
Marathon Monday: scenes from my rest week by Christina M Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Well, that’s it!  My entire week off from any physical activity is official O-V-E-R.  Last night I thought about what I did for the entire week and aside from work, it was a ... Read on »
I don’t do labels by Christina M Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Okay.  This is a post I’ve been meaning to publish for a long time but it’s a topic that some people may be very opinionated about it so I’ve refrained from putting it out t ... Read on »
WIAW: black bean & sweet potato tacos by Christina M Posted in: Blog Posts in Running I am far from being a food blogger.  Like, really far.  I mean I do my best to make edible food and then take semi-attractive photos but 99% of the time I have no idea what ... Read on »
This time… by Christina M Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Since my Phoenix Marathon training starts on Monday and I was forced (haha) to do absolutely no physical activity this week, I thought I’d just spend all my spare time think ... Read on »
Marathon Monday: Road2Hope Half Marathon [Race Recap] by Christina M Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Another Monday, another race recap.  You guys getting tired of these or what?  I’ve raced three weekends in a row – the Scotiabank Half (PR!), the Toronto Women’s 8K, and ye ... Read on »
It’s that time of year again by Christina M Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Two days in a row, guys.  I woke up early not one, but two days in a row so that I could run before work.  This hasn’t happened in months.  Yesterday I set my alarm for 4:30 ... Read on »
Marathon Monday: Toronto Women’s 8K RACE RECAP by Christina M Posted in: Blog Posts in Running I was going to start this post with a “Happy Monday” but I’m really not happy it’s Monday today.  I needed one more day this weekend.  This morning my alarm went off at 6am ... Read on »
(fri)-DAY in the life. by Christina M Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Happy Friday.  Finally.  If you saw the bags under these eyes of mine today, you’d mistaken me for a panda.  This weekend doesn’t look like it’s going to be a relaxing one e ... Read on »
Thinking Out Loud #35 by Christina M Posted in: Blog Posts in Running I skipped out on last week’s Thinking Out Loud link up so I think it’s pretty necessary that I join the party today. 1.  Whatever illness I was graced with last week just do ... Read on »
WIAW: LOVE for breakfast by Christina M Posted in: Blog Posts in Running And just like that, it’s What I Ate Wednesday again!  I’m going to make today’s tonight’s post short and sweet because I’m about to head over to my  cousin’s place for cake ... Read on »
Marathon Monday: STWM Race Recap! by Christina M Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Happy Marathon Monday! I sat here last night looking at a blank screen for much longer than normal because I truthfully don’t even know how all of yesterday even happened.   ... Read on »