Injury recovery

See that? Running makes me happy! Forgive the crappy picture, it was surprisingly hard to take a self portrait that included the cute shirt and giant belly

I might be the only runner capable of becoming injured while running so little.  I think I can blame pregnancy for my most recent injury because apparently all the hormones not only serve to make me cry at the drop of a hat, they also work some magic on my tendons and ligaments.  During pregnancy, [...]

The Zipfizz giveaway winner is…

This could be yours!

Thank you for everyone who entered the Zipfizz giveaway! I loved reading about why everyone needs an energy boost. There were 19 entries and random.org chose number 2! Congrats to Stefanie Beam Murphy! Send me an email at therunningmomblog@gmail.com and I’ll send out your sample pack.  Can’t wait to hear how you like it! Be [...]

Zipfizz Product Review and Giveaway

The spread

Disclaimer: This is the worst product review ever.  I can’t actually review Zipfizz because their label does say that it is not recommended for pregnant women.  Given that I’m pregnant, I can’t actually try the yummy looking flavors they sent to me to test out. Anyway, I’ll still fill you in on the awesomeness that [...]

Another injury…

I hope my "Running for two" shirt wasn't a total waste of money since I only got to wear it twice!

While we were on vacation in Hawaii, one of the things I was really looking forward to was running in one of my favorite places in the world.  The scenery could not be any prettier, the Hawaiian breeze is like a fan blowing on you while you run, and best of all – it’s flat.  [...]