Inspiration · Running

Running Through the Summer

Summer is here and I’m eager to lace up my new running shoes. I’m also exhausted from being up 2-3 times a night with a baby; the same baby who insists on never napping during daylight hours. After my first few runs of the year, it’s obvious that time spent on the road is therapeutic. I’m… Continue reading Running Through the Summer

Inspiration · Pregnancy · Running

Running Again: Finding my Motivation to Exercise as a New Momma

A few weeks ago I needed a bit of a confidence boost, so I posted a photo of myself with the following caption on my social media accounts: Just finished my first 5k post-baby – and it was haaaaaard! I stopped running a year ago because of significant morning sickness; I left work at 34 weeks… Continue reading Running Again: Finding my Motivation to Exercise as a New Momma

Inspiration · Running

Spontaneous Motivation: I’m Training for a Half-Marathon

It’s been a long time since I’ve run a race of any distance. And in less than 10 weeks from today, I intend to make my slow and steady return to the sport of distance running. Remember back in December when I was lamenting my lack of motivation to run? Yesterday it returned to me… Continue reading Spontaneous Motivation: I’m Training for a Half-Marathon