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Category Archives: pregnancy

I need to update you all on our amazing trip to Hawaii, but first I have some very exciting news to share.  We found out this morning that we’re having another little BOY! We could not be more excited.  Having a little boy has been so much fun so far and we can’t wait to have another one.  Zain is going to be an awesome big brother.  We’ve...

I am so ready for fall.  I created the Winter 100 Challenge at the end of last year partially because I thought I needed motivation to make it through running in the cold.  Apparently, I need more motivation to run through the heat and humidity.  When I wake up in the morning, I check my Weather Channel app to see the temperature and the humidity. ...

Up until the past week, I cannot remember the last time I had a good run. I’ve had some mediocre runs in the past 2 months since I found out I was pregnant, but I haven’t had any where I actually feel great the whole time I’m running. So why do I keep running if I feel like crap the whole time? Because I might feel awful/tired/nauseous/sluggish...

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 the Iron Girl Half Marathon.  Not running the race...