Author Archives: Charity Fick

Tough Mudder Whistler weekend coming soon

I am not going to lie. I am beyond excited that our annual Tough Mudder weekend is upon us. It’s been tough at work lately and I got almost to my breaking point. The feeling of being the only one … Continue reading

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Foam Fest – June 2nd 2018

Race location Clearbrook Park – Abbotsford Exhibition Park. Thoughts This race first came local to our area last year. I was super excited, as I had wanted to run it for a while. After running it with friends last year … Continue reading

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BMO Marathon Relay – May 6th 2018

This year for Christmas, we received the gift of entries into the BMO Marathon relay from Brandi and Sam. Very cool for gift, and I had mentioned I wanted to try different running challenges this year. I had run the … Continue reading

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Having a hard time living in chaos

I wanted to post this to get it out of my head. Seriously. Currently we are renovating our kitchen (badly needed upgrades) and things are progressing nicely. Anyone who knows me well knows I like a clean house and a … Continue reading

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I’m not making a comeback!!

This is not the easiest post for me to write, it’s almost emotional to be honest. I am all about the feels and would rather speak in my truth than not. As I’m sure you all know, I was diagnosed … Continue reading

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So things might not be going so well with my healing

I woke up this morning with an off feeling in my nose. I took my iPhone flashlight and took a look and it doesn’t look like things are healing properly since Friday. Being the concerned person I am, I phone … Continue reading

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Surgery recovery continues to go well

I went to see my surgeon (Dr. Harvey Strecker) on Monday, March 12th for my second post surgery follow up. He said things are looking good, healing good and suctioned our my nose. He also said I can get my … Continue reading

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Sinus Surgery – March 6th 2018

I can’t tell you how happy I am that my surgery is over. I felt a lot of anxiety going into it, as I had no idea what to expect or how bad I’d feel afterwards. I was worried that … Continue reading

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Quick gear review – Salomon Advanced Skin 5 hydration vest

A couple of weeks ago, I ordered a Salomon Advanced Skin 5 vest. I was using a Nathan Firecatcher but after seeing how well this fit on a friend of mine, and the feel I knew I wanted to have … Continue reading

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My Better Half Marathon 10km – February 11th 2018

I wanted to first of all say a huge thank you to my husband for gifting me my race entry for Christmas. I had been wanting to check this one out for a while – it looked like a lot … Continue reading

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