Running and pregnancy so far

Before I got pregnant, I knew I wanted to try to run through my next pregnancy.  I did not run when I was pregnant with Zain because I was not running consistently before I got pregnant; therefore, running while pregnant wasn’t even an option. I found out I was pregnant 2 days before I ran [...]

I’ve been keeping a secret

There's something in there

A really big secret. In case the pictures didn’t get the point across, I’m 12 and half weeks pregnant…and yes, still running.  The newest little runner in the family is due January 6, 2013!

Still streaking

Today will be day 24 of my running streak. It’s hard to believe it’s more than halfway over. I’ve really enjoyed the extra motivation to get in at least a mile everyday since I started. Thankfully, I’ve remained injury-free. If I do feel like my body needs a break, I just make it a very [...]

Running streak update!

Today will be day 12 of the Runner’s World Summer Running Streak. I actually began my streak 2 days before the RW streak so here I am 14 days later and I feel great! What I love about this streak is that since I’m not training for any races at the moment, I still have [...]

Guest Blog: Marathoning and Motherhood

Ever since I “met” Anne on Twitter last year, I’ve been so inspired by her dedication to running while balancing motherhood.  She routinely starts her runs long before the sun comes up.  That’s dedication! Check out her awesome guest blog on how she does it all: Whether you are a stay-at-home parent or work full-time [...]

A visit to the newest Athleta store!

I hear angels singing

Yesterday, I had the pleasure of going to the opening of the new Athleta store in Towson, MD. It was about a 45 minute drive to the store from my house. Close enough to go when necessary, but thankfully far enough away that the damage to my bank account will not occur too frequently. The [...]