Gaining momentum, after an energy crash.

My work outs at home during covid-19.

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Update: 6 months postpartum

Hi everyone, this coming Friday, I will be 6 months postpartum. I feel I am looking “better” than I did when I had my first son about this time. But I may be delusional. I think I weigh (150lbs) about the same when I was PP in 2017. I can’t complain about where I am…

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Back on the (work out) Horse

We all get busy meeting all our goals, as we become hyper focused on one goal we forget another. I’m back on the proverbial horse, back on a work out plan.  When I was training for my half marathon it literally was ‘half ass training’ unfortunately.   So while I finished my run, it was…

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No Work Outs for 2 weeks!

This month has been soooo busy, that I just realized that I have not worked out in two weeks.  Even my Garmin is telling me I am in Detraining mode. Ugh, for me, I need a goal to keep me motivated. Whether it be in running, lifting or anything else. Today is a half day…

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RNRSA Half – I finished!!

This morning I woke up an hour earlier than what I had my alarm set to, I had a runner’s nightmare. I dreamt that I was being dropped off at the race, only find out that I didn’t have any socks or shoes on and it was 7:10am lol. I woke up and decided to…

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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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Sunday Runday – Long Run

It is now 2 weeks till my half marathon. And I am getting more and more nervous about this half. The more I think about it the less confident I feel. During my run though I felt good. I ran for 1hr 20 mins and got 5 miles in. I really shouldn’t be overthinking this,…

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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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