Category Archives: Health

Mothers and Marathons: An Exercise in Flexibility


I have to laugh.  I’m on week 1 of my 24 week marathon training and I’ve already screwed up the schedule.  This Monday I ran my 3 miles (on a rather empty stomach and it was hardly a great run). … Continue reading

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Running Through Pregnancy: Part 3


Looking back at the 2nd trimester (and even earlier in the 3rd trimester), running was a lot easier.  It makes me smile and makes me even more excited to meet my little man (for many reasons other than this, but…) … Continue reading

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Running Through Pregnancy: Part 2


Entering the 2nd trimester was wonderful.  I didn’t really have morning sickness during the first trimester, but exhaustion was so much a part of my daily life.  Poor Adam had to adjust from me being the first one awake every … Continue reading

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16 Weeks: My Healthy Avocado


Making it week 16 is like making it to age 15.  You’re still a teenager, but it’s somehow cooler and more official than just making it into the ranks like 13 and 14.  In the same way, week 15 felt … Continue reading

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Running Through Pregnancy: Part 1


I have high standards for myself physically.  I love working out, and eventually (post-baby and post-debt) I plan on getting certified to be a personal trainer.  However, during this pregnancy stage in my life, I’m finding myself all turned-around as … Continue reading

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