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Team Myles Launch Dinner

It was such a pleasure to work with Chef Les Stevens of the Delta Halifax Hotel in creating the menu for the Team Myles Kick-off dinner. Our challenge was to come up with a healthy meal that was easy, nutritious and delicious with vegetarian options. And one that Chef Les could demonstrate to Team Myles […]

Just Go With It….Launch Night

This is me on event launch night in January:  nervous, anxious, excited, honored  thrilled  –  not a clue what I agreed to do.  But, I trusted my colleague (and Team Myles mentor Catherine Bagnell-Styles) who had invited me and I was grateful for the opportunity. So, deep breath in,  I walked into the room at  Delta Halifax to meet my future teammates and was wowed by […]

Am I ready for this…

Wow….Running starts on Saturday.  Am I ready for this?  I have so many mixed emotions excited, nervous, scared and even enthusiastic.  I’ve always wanted to run, there couldn’t be a better way to get started than with a team of awesome peeps and pretty new balance shoes.  Everyone I’ve met has been so supportive and I know […]

Carrot Ginger Soup

Carrots are great detoxifiers they are alkalizing, cleansing and nourish almost every system in the body. They are packed full of readily assimilable vitamins, minerals and enzymes to fuel our cells. Great for the liver and digestive tract, help kidney function, balance endocrine and adrenal systems. Very rich in the antioxidant beta carotene which is great for eyes and vision and they also have lots of […]

Vegetarian Bean Chili

Beans are packed with nutrition, including protein, calcium, vitamins and minerals. They help to reduce blood cholesterol, control insulin and blood sugar, lower blood pressure, regulate colon function, prevent constipation and can help to cleanse the arteries.    Ingredients: 1 tablespoon olive oil 1 onion, chopped 2-3 cloves garlic, minced 1 carrot, halved lengthwise and sliced 1 red, green or yellow pepper, chopped […]

Launch Night

I can’t wait for Devin to help me ditch my winter gym dodging! Hearing Team Myles’ members from years past talk about their transformative physical, social and emotional experiences was truly inspiring. Looking forward to making new friends, meeting new challenges, and to running my very first Blue Nose Marathon in this very special way.