Happy New Year – How to get started

Hi everyone!  Happy New year! Is anyone else struggling to get started on this new year’s work out plans?  I have the plan I selected.  I find myself doing other things that are just as important to me. I am going to set the goal or intention to work out twice this coming week.  Today…

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RNRSA – 2 Days to go

Ahhhh, two days until my 7th half marathon. I shouldn’t be “scared” since this is my 7th one but in reality I am scared. My mind tells me “be afraid” my heart and gut tell me “we got this!” When our mind and heart are not aligned it is a terrible struggle. One where we…

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Holidays, Breastfeeding, & Running – Oh my!

This week has been ultra-busy and I had the luxury of not cooking for Thanksgiving. We went over to my husband’s family’s house. With a full time job, breastfeeding and other obligations sticking to a running schedule is not the easiest but completely possible. With the help of my family, it is easy. Here’s how…

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Not Feeling Ready – Half in 3 weeks

I am signed up for the SA Rock n Roll Half Marathon, this will be my 7th (I think) I should really count them, lol. I signed up for it, as a way to motivate me to work out after having the baby.  I am feeling so unprepared. Yesterday I ran for about an hour…

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November 3mo Postpartum Update

3- mos postpartum! Where did the time go?!  Now it’s more like 3 months and 10 days.  My little guy is sooooo big now, he is fitting into 6 month clothing at 3 months. I have been running but it has not been going as well as I would like.  I have a half marathon…

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Photos… don’t say the full story

When taking photos, most days I’m surprised I look learner than I feel lately. Sometimes I feel fat in a photo even when I know I am not. During Easter weekend, we spent time with family and of course there was some candid photos. I was really surprised how “small” I looked. I really felt…

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Feb Update

Well I’m finally back to my work out routine! Jan was horrible! I was sick off/on for 3 wks had 2 different bugs and caught the flu. Coming back to working out was so tough, I didn’t feel like working out and when I did I didn’t have the energy. It feels great to finally…

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One day at a time

I hate to complain … i feel like who am i to complain i have everything I NEED … but damn this week has SUCKED. Work has been crazy, school is picking up and have lots of family obligations on top of training for my first bikini prep. Today is the worse… Wk (lots of…

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268 Days Postpartum

Time seems to just fly by and I love to share my progress as there are good days and bad days. Some days I eat well and hit the gym hard, other days life hits me hard I can’t keep up.  But I keep going, you just have to keep going in order to reach…

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