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The one with summer in NZ and playground workouts

Summer in NZ. It’s pretty great. While the Australian summer goes on for a good four months longer than it really needs to (and definitely goes up a good 15 degrees Celsius more than it needs to), the NZ summer is balmy … Continue reading

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The one with stepper stomping and daily steps

Meet my new favourite workout phenomenon. She isn’t too fancy. She’s unassuming. But she sure gets the job done. Oh yeah and she cost $1.50. Isn’t she glorious? Best $1.50 I ever spent. I got her off trademe (the NZ … Continue reading

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The one where we talk about the weekend again because it is my favourite and now I get one every week?!

So over the last two years I have basically not done the whole weekend thing, and certainly never on the actual weekend (does that make sense?). Turns out doing your masters actually takes quite a lot of study (YA, my … Continue reading

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The one with my thoughts on “good form”

I feel like people freak out about “good form” all the time. And yeah, there is a reason for it- bad form = injuries = sad endorphin-less people. But honestly sometimes I really think you just have to start with … Continue reading

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The one with hostel HIIT

So who doesn’t love a good HIIT? For anyone who has yet to experience the pain/glory of HIIT, that’s High Intensity Interval Training. And ya, it’s intense. The three main reasons I love me a good sweatylicious HIIT sesh: 1)      … Continue reading

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The one with options for when it’s less than ideal

Sometimes that little voice in my head starts getting obnoxiously loud. You know the one (hopefully, otherwise this will be awkward). It finds the factor that makes my workout situation less than ideal and then uses it to convince my … Continue reading

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The one with celebration time!

It is finished!!!!!!!!!!! The masters in psychotherapy. It was a beast but also basically the best thing I ever did (other than live in a tent on a hippy island for 3 months and meet Curtis 🙂 ). I can’t … Continue reading

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The one with utter randomness and a baby goat

So this legitimately sums up my life right now. For realsies, Curtis and I really want to get a baby goat when we go back to NZ. Mum, Dad, you guys won’t mind right? (we will be living with them … Continue reading

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The one with the final taper

Taper crazies are for realsies. Taper crazies definition = Most people get these pre-marathon but I am definitely experiencing some crazy leading up to finishing the degree (and in general I am obsessed with the weather forecast because Sydney weather … Continue reading

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The one with how I am getting myself through tough runs + my masters degree

The number one way I am currently getting through all my tough runs/workouts/masters degree/really anything that makes me sweat = reminding myself that it may be uncomfortable but it will finish. (Picture representing me studying but really is me just … Continue reading

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