Baby Heirloom Tomato, Cucumber and Quinoa Salad

Heirloom Tomato, Cucumber and Quinoa Salad - Eat Spin Run Repeat

Yesterday morning I set out on what should have been a lovely sunrise run along the sea wall. The beach was on my left side, the park was on my right, and a few fellow early morning enthusiasts shared the path with me. About 15 minutes in, I was just getting into my meditative running groove when… Read More…

Things I know for sure at 28: Outstanding people, the comparison trap and standards

running on the beach at salt spring island

In past years I’ve written several ‘lessons learned’-type posts during my birth month. The learnings are never earth-shattering, but I’ve come to find that when you experience them first hand, that’s when you truly start to believe in their validity. Ever felt the same? Now that the dust has settled after last weekend’s fun and celebrations, I’ve had some time… Read More…

Fit Bit Friday 257: The Partner Stair Circuit Workout

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Hello there! How was your week? It totally doesn’t feel like a Friday to me since I was on vacation for Monday and Tuesday, but I’m certainly not complaining. This weekend is going to be a packed one with big progress on some fun blog projects (see my positive thinking there?) as well as my goals for… Read More…

Thai Peanut Tofu Buddha Bowl

Thai Peanut Tofu Buddha Bowls - Eat Spin Run Repeat

This one’s going down as approximately the 11th recipe on the blog that involves nut butter in the form of a sauce or dressing, and at the risk of being repetitive, I still figured you NEEDED to have this recipe in your life because it’s pretty much one of the greatest things that’s ever happened to tofu…. Read More…

lululemon Seawheeze 2016 Race Recap

lululemon Seawheeze 2016 Race Recap - Eat Spin Run Repeat

Just like that, Seawheeze #5 is done, and what an outstanding weekend it was. I’m pretty sure I say this every year, but this Seawheeze was my favourite so far. Sitting down to write this post, I can’t help but feel excited because in a way, it means getting to re-live the whole thing again… Read More…

Fit Bit Friday 256: The Hill Crusher Workout

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Hello there! As you’re reading this it’s very likely that I’m sitting on cold concrete in a line with hundreds of other crazy people, waiting for the Seawheeze Runner’s Shop to open because TODAY is Seawheeze Eve! Plans include race package pickup, hanging out downtown, perhaps a little yoga, a gorgeous lunch with Vega buddies, and… Read More…

Vegan No-Bake Chocolate Cranberry Almond Granola Bars

Vegan No-Bake Chocolate Cranberry Almond Granola Bars - Eat Spin Run Repeat

Remember a week or so ago when I said I had a major recipe fail? Ideas for how to fix that fail have been swirling through my head ever since. After a week of contemplation I went for a second attempt, and am proud to announce it was a HUGE win! Every once in a… Read More…

July Goal Check-In and 3 for August 2016

July Goal Check-In and 3 for August 2016 - Eat Spin Run Repeat.com

At the beginning of this year, I declared my goals for 2016 with 2 major focuses: connection and  doing work that matters. We’re 8 months in, and at this point I can confidently say that I’m very much where I want to be with these two areas. It’s an awesome, wonderful feeling. One of the… Read More…

Fit Bit Friday 255: The Perfect 10 Full Body Strength Workout

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Hello there! Happy Friday, and wow, has this ever been a crazy week. Do you have anything exciting happening this weekend? I’ve got my last Seawheeze long run on the agenda for Sunday, some good old hanging-with-friends time, a bit of blog work and getting a few surprises ready for when my besties arrive next… Read More…

Summer Bliss Salad

Summer Bliss Salad - Eat Spin Run Repeat

Lately it seems that a large influx of travel-related promo emails have been landing in my inbox. I don’t open many, but skimming the subject lines has been triggering thoughts about epic vacations, exotic beaches and luxurious resorts. Add to this the fact that Wanderlust Whistler happened this weekend, plus the stream of Facebook photos that give me a glimpse into all of the… Read More…

Long weekend adventures in Salt Spring Island

boardwalk in salt spring

The first week of the month is supposed to be a goal check-in here on the blog, but after having been away for a killer weekend of outdoor adventuring, I can’t not tell you about this instead. At the beginning of July, one of my goals was to go on at least 2 weekend adventures…. Read More…

Fit Bit Friday 254: The Fast Feet Interval Workout

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Oh hhhaaayyyyyyyyy Friday! Wanna know something exciting? Or, as my 5 year old self would say to my parents when I was suuuuuper excited about something, ‘guess what guess what GUESS WHAT?!” There are now only 15 sleeps until Seawheeze, 17 sleeps until my birthday, and only 12 more sleeps until some of my fa-fa-favourite girls fly… Read More…

Ahi Tuna Poke Bowls

Tuna Poke Bowl - Eat Spin Run Repeat

Today’s recipe isn’t one I originally intended to post. Over the weekend I was working on a reader’s request for a sweet yet healthy snack, and everything was going perfectly until I took said snack out of the oven. It had been a while since my last big recipe fail, and I guess it was just… Read More…

The Seawheezer’s Guide to Vancouver – 2016 Edition

the seawheezer's guide to vancouver 2016 edition - Eat Spin Run Repeat.com

The countdown is on, and as of today there are only 19 sleeps until the best weekend of summer, also known as the lululemon Seawheeze Half Marathon. I’m already vibrating with excitement about it, especially because it also means that some of my besties from back in Ontario are coming to visit and these girls… Read More…