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, [...]

No more streaking

I really enjoyed the RW Summer Running Streak that lasted from Memorial Day until the Fourth of July.  It was the perfect way for me to stay active in the early months of my pregnancy when I wanted to do absolutely nothing all day.  I liked it so much that I decided to keep streaking [...]

Random things

Beautiful Oahu

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 [...]

I’m going to jinx it


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 [...]

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!