Episode 19: Negative Numbers, Picky Bars and the Year of Fear

In this episode we talk about the negative side of numbers (i.e. training data, heart rate data, pace, distance, weight, etc.). In Part 2 we review Picky Bars (Lauren’s Mega Nuts flavor) and in Part 3 we catch you up on this weeks challenge in the Year of Fear Project. Morgan grapples her inner daemons … More Episode 19: Negative Numbers, Picky Bars and the Year of Fear

Episode 18: Going the Ultra Distance, Nakd Bars, PBJ’s and the Trouble with Comfort

In this episode we go over our Canadian Thanksgiving weekend adventure where Chris ran and Morgan biked 50 Km (31 miles) from Kingston to Westport, Ontario! This was Chris’s first ultra distance run and Morgan’s longest bike ride in some time. Oh, and it was pouring rain…so that made things slightly more soggy than originally … More Episode 18: Going the Ultra Distance, Nakd Bars, PBJ’s and the Trouble with Comfort

Week 10 of the Year of Fear: A PBJ & Getting Complacent

Morgan’s Fear: #28 Eat a Real PB&J Sandwich For those of you who are confused as to why I appear to have a fear of sandwiches, I will explain. As someone living/struggling with or recovering from an eating disorder, there are some foods that I associate with weight gain/failure/fatness (etc.). Unless I have a specific … More Week 10 of the Year of Fear: A PBJ & Getting Complacent

Episode 17: The Season of “Noise”, Oh Yeah One Bar, a “Scary” Outfit and Daily Meditation

In this episode we talk about all the “noise” that starts around this time of year in the endurance world. Every year around this time, sports new and our various social media apps start going haywire with updates, race reports, training files, etc. So many opportunities to compare your own performance/fitness/physique, so little time! Along … More Episode 17: The Season of “Noise”, Oh Yeah One Bar, a “Scary” Outfit and Daily Meditation

Year of Fear Week 8:

Morgan’s Fear of the Week: #34 Keeping a Daily Journal This week I kept a handwritten journal. Turns out, the scribblings of a…person with “issues” let’s say…are emotionally messy and definitely not for public consumption! Every day I would sit down with my pen and paper and just write. I tried to keep the self-criticism … More Year of Fear Week 8:

Episode 16: Chris’s Race Recap, PowerBars and the Year of Fear

This week, Chris does a race recap of his half marathon in Brockville, Ontario. We also review two new (ish) protein bars by PowerBar (white chocolate raspberry and chocolate chip cookie dough) and go over our fears of the week in the Year of Fear Project.   Show Notes: Part 1: Race Recap 2:22 Part … More Episode 16: Chris’s Race Recap, PowerBars and the Year of Fear