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Some of My Least Favourite Things

Some of My Least Favourite Things

After celebrating some of my favorite things, it only seemed appropriate to warn newbie runners about the some of my least favourite things related to running as well! #1) “Slimming Tanks”: At first, I thought this was a wonderful invention after deleting many race photos that are far from flattering. But, after trial and error, I quickly … Continue reading

Some of My Favourite Things

Some of My Favourite Things

When I first started running, I thought all you needed was a pair of trainers and off you ran! Little did I know that a whole other running retail heaven existed! Admittedly, many purchases are more of the want nature than need. I thought it was important to highlight my top five purchases that I … Continue reading

Niagara Falls, Here We Come!

Niagara Falls, Here We Come!

Well, it’s that time: packing mania is in full force here at Princess Central! It is finally here…we’re Niagara bound for Run Fest weekend! The weather looks a little iffy for race day and keeps changing by the hour, but it looks like it will be a cool day – possibly some rain or maybe … Continue reading

Inside Another Mother Runner Party

Inside Another Mother Runner Party

This is the tale of one badass road trip! By now you probably know that we love, love, love the duo behind Another Mother Runner, Dimity McDowell and Sarah Bowen Shea. I own the books. I wear the gear. I listen to the podcasts. I follow the blog. And I even got to meet them in person at … Continue reading

BAMR Birthday Run

BAMR Birthday Run

BAMRs know how to throw a party!  And, not just any party.  For my 37th birthday I was overwhelmed by the generosity of my fellow BAMRs Jodi and Laural.  I have so much to be thankful for on this milestone and am so very appreciative of the good friends in my life that running has introduced me to. Here … Continue reading

Surviving a Training Slump

Surviving a Training Slump

Well, it has happened. Post-race blues have hit. Or maybe it’s the weather. For whatever reason, I’m not feeling the fire under my shoes in the same way I have been. My shine is wearing off. The highs of the Princess Half-Marathon are now behind us, and the next race is still weeks away. Ironically, … Continue reading

The Runner’s 12 Days of Christmas

The Runner’s 12 Days of Christmas

It’s that time of year when the temperatures drop and temptations beckon…wondering how to stay motivated and on track during the season of excess? Well, you could take a page from my book and load up with cool, new running gear to keep that spring in your step OR you could send this blog along … Continue reading