IMCHOO Training Week Six

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Guys. Training with a newborn is hard. I just can’t seem to get all my workouts in. Working full time and then coming home and solo parenting leaves so little time for anything else. Husband’s work hours changed this week too, so he’s working some day time hours as well. Read more →

IMCHOO Training Week Five

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Another week down. Another week where things weren’t perfect, but I did what I could. Monday- Got in a decent amount of saddle time. I did a 75 minute zone two ride with a five minute all out sprint at the one hour mark. Nothing too exciting, but I do Read more →

IMCHOO Training Week Four

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This week was the longest week EVER. I’m certain someone slipped an extra day or two into it somewhere. I mean, I was questioning my sanity on my drive to work Friday morning because I was sure it couldn’t possibly still be a week day and that I should still Read more →

IMCHOO Training Week Three

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Another week down. Another week of training complete. Another week of school complete. Only 22 more weeks until Chattanooga and only nine weeks until summer break. Not that I’m counting or anything… This week, again, did not go perfectly. Parenting and life took precedent, which is fine. It was a Read more →

IMCHOO Training Week Two

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Two weeks down, twenty three more to go! This week didn’t go entirely as planned, because parenting, but it was still decent and I hit my big weekend workouts that I really needed. I knew going into this that training with a newborn would have it’s challenges and this week Read more →

IMCHOO Training Week One

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It’s official. I’m training, you guys. I sat down and put together a 12 week build phase of training for myself that will take me through the end of the school year. I’ll plug in more specific workouts each week when I get there, but I have a rough plan Read more →

The Truth About Postpartum Depression

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There was no doubt in my mind that having a baby wasn’t going to be easy. The funny part is Ellie is an easy baby. She is so good, so happy, so sweet and perfect. I truly feel so lucky. The hardest part, honestly, was me. Now don’t get me Read more →

28 For 28

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Happy weekend! This weekend is super awesome because it’s my birthday weekend! I’ll be 28 on Sunday. Getting older, maybe wiser, definitely luckier. Things are pretty good on my end of life right now. Just like last year, I thought I’d go ahead and list a number of things I Read more →

Double Weekly Recap

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Holy life, Batman. Wowza. Spring break, thank you world. I didn’t get a single post up last week. Life just laid into me. Exhaustion hit me like a ton of bricks and there was more than one night where I was in bed shortly after 8pm. Ellie is going through Read more →

A Week Of Perfect Runs

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Have the weeks felt really long lately, or is it just me? Not only do the weeks themselves feel long, but the days have been dragging too. Time feels like it’s just crawling right now. Maybe it’s because I’m dug back into work for good finally or because we have Read more →