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

Can you spy the poop bits on her and the seat straps?

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 →

Run Interrupted

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Quick update, because I’m tired and my bed is calling out to me. Probably because sometimes you drink too much wine and go to bed too late only to be woken up by a baby at 4am. Oof. And you work full time, and parent an almost 4 month old, Read more →

An Unusual Week

Can you find the baby amongst all the patterns? Someday she'll catch those feet of hers.

This week was kind of weird. And it felt long. SO long. Work felt like it took forever this week. I have no idea how or why but it was so slow. And I have one particularly difficult class of kids in the afternoon that are really starting to push my Read more →