Category Archives: Rest And Recovery

4 Tips for Running Pregnant

So despite being big, like big big already, I’m still chugging along more days than not. Running while pregnant is hard. I see people excel at it much more so than I, but I still get out there. I’ve been running for 17 years now, and yet, in the words Read more →

HDBD Week 36

36 weeks. I have survived to tick off another week on my shirt. Baby is still cooking nicely regardless of how I feel. Just taking things one day at a time. After the fiasco that was two very confusing back to back appointments last week, I ended up at the Read more →

Step, Walk, Hop, and All The Baby Going Ons

Well, it’s Monday and I am officially staring down my first full week being out of work. Time is going to be coming to screeching halt for me at this point. I’m 36 weeks pregnant, anxious to meet baby, supposed to be keeping my activity levels to a minimum at Read more →

HDBD Week 35

It seems as though I may only have a few of these updates left at this point. In reality I could have another 5-7 of them, but it’s looking less likely I will make it to December. Maybe. Supposedly. First thing’s first, an update from last week’s appointment. I packed Read more →

Tri Talk Tuesday – Rest and Recovery

It’s September. And I don’t know about where you live, but here in the lovely North Eastern part of the US, triathlon season is winding down. People are getting ready to just lace up their running shoes for the their fall running race and wave goodbye to open water until Read more →

Running Derailed… Again

Hey, hey Monday! I’m going to keep announcing the day of the week because not working makes keeping track of that more difficult. So there ya go, you’re reminder of what day it is. I know you needed that too after the holiday weekend. Whoa, recap banner, where’d you come Read more →

Weekly Recap and Running Woes

Dead. Remember when I said if you didn’t see more than a Monday post last week I was probably dead? Yup, dead. What a week! Stupid common core, why must you exist? You cause me so much stress and extra work. If I had wanted my job security to be based Read more →

Friday Five – Holiday Traditions

It’s been a little quiet around here lately. I’ve just been having that kind of a week. It’s the last week of school and after today I am  d-o-n-e for two whole weeks. Well, I have a few track practices and a meet the second week of break, but that’s Read more →

The Never Ending Countdown

Wow, some days are just too much. Monday ended up being rough! Just a straight up struggle for me getting ready in the morning and I ended up leaving a few minutes later than usual. And on my drive in I missed my turn which meant I had to drive Read more →

Post Weekend Blues

Oh Monday, here you are, again. I just had a five day weekend and it was glorious. Why do I have to go back to work? Rob and I had the whole long weekend off together too. Usually he works nightsPos Sunday through Thursday and I go to work so Read more →