A Look Back @ 2014

1 Jan

Here is my year end re-cap. It is so fun to look back at the entire year. I had a great 2014. Excited to start another year. I still can’t believe that it is 2015. Wasn’t it just yesterday we were wondering how we would survive Y2K. Was that really 15 years ago??!! That being said….This was the year of my pink sunglasses! πŸ™‚

January:
RNR AZ: mentally tough day
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One of my favorite chocolate chip cookie recipes
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February:
Red velvet cookies for Valentine’s Day
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Winter trainer rides–makes you stronger in the summer
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March:
Shamrock run–one of my favorite races every year
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I sold my car after driving it for 16 years.
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April:
1st ride of the year outside
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Amazing day to run at the track
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BIG SUR marathon
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May:
Lemon ricotta pancakes
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RNR Portland–I always run with my eyes closed
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June
Ironman Canada preview
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July:
Blueberry picking during taper
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Ironman Canada—Whister–What a race!!
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We survived!
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San Juans–recovering from Ironman
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August:
Hanging on the Portland waterfront
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My 4th Hood To Coast
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September:
Learning to “Can”
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Biking around Crater Lake
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October:
Girls trip to Texas
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November:
New.YORK.City.Marathon. Epic day. Epic race. Big PR. My most favorite race of the year
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Costa Rica (I am still planning on doing a post…I promise)
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December:
Christmas in Vegas
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New Year Eve dessert: cast iron chocolate chip cookie with B&J’s peanut butter half baked
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Those were some of my highlights! Looking forward to seeing what happens this year!!
What were some of your favorite memories??

15 Responses to “A Look Back @ 2014”

  1. Sherrie January 1, 2015 at 7:59 PM #

    Beautiful life! So happy for you! Glad I could be a part of it.

  2. Kecia January 2, 2015 at 6:13 AM #

    You’ve had a GREAT 2014!! Here’s to an even better 2015 πŸ˜‰

  3. Heather @ HeatherRunsFast.com January 2, 2015 at 6:17 AM #

    What a great 2014! So many races and so much good food! The perfect year… but I’m sure 2015 can top that πŸ™‚ Happy New Year!!!

  4. Kelsey @ Happy Triathlete January 2, 2015 at 7:31 AM #

    Looks like an awesome, and delicious (!!!) 2014! Can’t wait to see what adventures in racing and treat baking you get up to in 2015!

  5. bayrunnerjamie January 2, 2015 at 5:51 PM #

    You always look so happy in your race photos, I love it! Happy New Year, and I look forward to reading about your 2015 adventures!

  6. Lee January 2, 2015 at 8:53 PM #

    Great 2014 recap! You did have a fun year!

  7. Kristen January 3, 2015 at 12:08 PM #

    You went to Costa Rica!!!? You definitely need to do a post – it is one of the places on my travel list. πŸ™‚ What a great year you had – it has sure been fun to follow. What kind of sunglasses are those anyway?

    • Leslie @ TriathleteTreats January 3, 2015 at 10:28 PM #

      Yes! I went to Costa Rica for 9 days in November!! πŸ™‚ It is amazing! My 2nd visit there!
      They are Nike sunglasses. I love them!!

  8. Luv What You Do January 4, 2015 at 4:29 PM #

    What an amazing year! Congrats on all of your accomplishments and thank you for always inspiring us!
    Your skillet cookie turned out delish!

  9. Kara January 4, 2015 at 8:14 PM #

    Wow, what a year! When you put it all in one post it looks like such a crazy year, haha! I love love love all the pictures. 2014 was good to you! πŸ™‚ I hope in 2015 we can meet at a race!

    • Leslie @ TriathleteTreats January 4, 2015 at 8:17 PM #

      Yes!! Now that you live on the west coast it is quite possible we could run into each other at a race! That would be awesome!!

  10. erin January 7, 2015 at 11:20 AM #

    You have to do a Costa Rica post! I need to go back! Awesome year for you, Leslie! And, the pink sunnies look great on you πŸ™‚ Happiest 2015!

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