Category Archives: Goals

Five Postpartum Holiday Survival Strategies

Ho Ho Ho holiday season. It has descended upon us. You know what’s going to be really difficult this holiday season? Being newly postpartum. It’s not a secret pregnancy has been hard on me physically and mentally. I’m less than thrilled with my weigh gain, the amount of stretch marks Read more →

Tri Talk Tuesday – Off Season Training

Yay Tuesday! I love Tri Talk Tuesday and today Cynthia and Phaedra and I are chatting off season. I didn’t have a huge season this year, but that’s okay. For those of you who did have a big season, there are lots of ways to make your off season work for you. Today Cynthia, Phaedra and Read more →

She Believed She Could

Oh heyyyy, Friday. What’s shakin? I haven’t been very good at getting Friday posts up lately. Time seems to escape me more often than not. It moves so fast every day, but the actual days themselves tick by oh so slowly. I’m off work today and heading into another doctors Read more →

A Tough Week and a Tricky Treadmill

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

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 →

Recap, House Work, and Baby Bumps

Hello Monday. How nice to see you and not be in school. What a glorious feeling. Now if only it would stop being 60F and rainy I’d be really happy. Workout recap, this should be easy. I worked out once this week. I will say that is significantly better than Read more →

Dreams Do Not Expire

One more week of school. One more real week of school. Last academic week. Survival mode activated. Just survive, just survive, just survive. This past week, I don’t know even know. School was hard. I’m so busy. My classroom is unbearably hot and humid. I’m exhausted. I come home from work Read more →

Workouts, Baby, and Vet Visits- The Story of a DNS

Let’s see, recap, recap. I once again did not do much. In my defense I had lots of plans to run then got slammed with a temporary low/no impact only restriction for a week. So I worked out twice. Two sad, little times. The first time was only 15 minutes Read more →

Four Running Feet and The Summer Heat

Monday, Monday, Monday. Back again. Let’s chat about working out. How did my week go? Ehhhhhhhhhh, about that good. I ran once. I ended up being too sick to run Wednesday after school like I hoped. I spent the evening curled up on the couch instead. I did run Thursday, Read more →

Back At It Again

Hello Monday. I’m not sure when you showed up. I’m pretty sure my weekend wasn’t supposed to end. It was too nice for Monday to roll back around. The good news is there are only seven and a half weeks of school left before summer break. The bad news is there Read more →