Month: December 2016

What a Year…

Where do I even begin? I’d like to pretend that my life is all figured out, but it’s truthfully not. Life is funny like that–you think you have this set path, and then everything changes. Right now, with my current in-between stage with marathon training, this statement couldn’t be any more true. Even though 2016 […]

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Happy First Birthday, Baby Girl

How has it already been a year? Dear Ellie, My heart was complete the moment I found out we were expecting you. I remember telling your dad about you. I had just discovered we were expecting you and I didn’t waste any time–I told your dad immediately, at one in the morning to be exact. […]

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Where’s Your Baby?

I guess I’m now an official ‘regular’ at the gym. Today, I was asked where my baby and jogging stroller were. When we first moved to this town, I was scouting out gyms like crazy. I really wanted one that had a day care. Guess what? Yeah, no… didn’t happen. There is one gym here […]

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December Blues + New Goals

This December has me in a funk. No one really told me what it would be like in-between training for races, but here I am. I feel lost. Mentally, half marathon training for 17 weeks was exactly what I needed while I transitioned to staying at home. I was used to being extremely busy as […]

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A Marathon? Really?! Why?

 I just registered for my first marathon. Why? I like pain. Haha, but really… I was never that person that had ‘running a marathon’ on their bucket list. Let me take you back to April, 2016. I had just completed my 4th 5K at the OKC Memorial run, 4 months after delivering E via c-section. […]

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