As Summer Comes To A Close

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Oh, summer. I am so sad to see you go. Really I only work two days this week. I have conference days Wednesday and Thursday then we’re off until we get students on the following Tuesday, but I’m only like half ready. My classroom is not set up at all Read more →

Product Review: Part One – PowerTap Power Meter

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Disclaimer: This review is sponsored by all3sports.com and powertap. I received my powertap power meter from all3sports.com for the purpose of this review. All thoughts, opinions, and cycling skills are my own.  Cycling is a huge component of triathlon. If you think about it, the three sports that triathlon are Read more →

HDBD Week 25

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I’m 25 weeks and 3 days today and the count down to my third trimester is totally on. I can’t believe I’m getting so close to the home stretch and that in like three months we’ll be welcoming baby. Speaking of welcoming baby, we did our hospital tour last night. Read more →

Tri Talk Tuesday – Race Day Rituals

Do you know what is exciting right now? I actually have a race coming up! I mean, it’s just a 5k. Just a 5k. I say that like there’s nothing to be gained or rewarded from running a 5k, but there is. And honestly, I’m just excited to be able to Read more →

A Tough Week and a Tricky Treadmill

Yes, there is a ceiling tile missing above it. A certain someone in our family was about an inch too tall for the short basement ceilings.

Whew, what a week! I had a tough time fitting everything in this week for whatever reason, but I still managed to get some activity in. My last full week of summer is this week and we have a lot going on, so I foresee this being a difficult week Read more →

Five Things in Five Years- What My Future May or May Not Hold For Me

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Happy Friday!!! It’s bittersweet for me. I’m staring down my last full week of summer break at this point and while I’m excited to go back to work, I’m also sad to see my first summer break where I did not have a job in well over a decade slip Read more →

HDBD Week 24

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Hello viability, nice to see you! Just because you can now survive in the outside world though, little girl, you are not invited out yet. Regardless of how I feel about being pregnant, I need you to stay put for at least another 13 weeks. At least. But feel free Read more →

Lake Living and Lugging Myself Through Workouts

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Oh what a week. My husband was actually off work for the whole week and it was super awesome. We never get that kind of time off together. Also, our new windows and sliding glass door were finished up. It’s so nice having real, functioning windows and the new door Read more →

HDBD Week 23

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It’s Wednesday, it’s hump day, it’s bump day. I’m 23 weeks and 3 days along and just kind of cruising right now. Baby size- A bushel of grapes My size- Well, I gained back the nearly pound and half I lost, but I haven’t gained anything else. I haven’t put Read more →

Tri Talk Tuesday – Favorite Races

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Racing, what summer was intended for. I might not be doing a whole lot of it this year, but I’m definitely missing it and dreaming of when I can race again next year. So to quell my non-racing sads, this Tri Talk Tuesday is all about all my favorite races. Read more →