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The Snowball Effect

It’s funny how when you start doing anything new that you enjoy, you want to tell everyone about it. In this day and age, everyone gets all of their info on friends and acquaintances online. 1,003 more words

Halloween Hustle

This morning something awesome happened. My mom ran her first 5k!

Earlier this year, my mom surprised me by getting me the race registration to Disney’s Wine and Dine half marathon for my birthday. 240 more words


Marathon Mom's Monday

Not even a warning from a new to the toilet toddler could convince me it was time to stop watching. A fateful Sunday brunch brought us to the perfect spot to witness the incredible spiritual, mental, and physical feat that is displayed by each and every person still running at mile 24, and if my children’s bladders had allowed me, I would have stayed there all day cheering. 1,401 more words

running guilt, running high, running chicago

runners guilt creeps in on the days i don’t get up and run as early as some of the other runners in my neighborhood. my kitchen window faces the parkway of the community where i live. 463 more words

MRTT Winter Virtual

As some of you may know, I am the Chapter Leader of my local MOMS RUN THIS TOWN (MRTT) group. I just started it up over the summer and we have about 20 members. 147 more words


Life in Full Swing

Oh my where to even begin on this past month of my life. It has been one of the most action packed months ever! First, I want to bring you up to speed on the newest member of our family, Samson… 715 more words

On September 30th of last year, I watched thousands of runners speed by my fifth floor labor window in black spandex with flashes of neon, as I cursed my way through each contraction kicking the floor and wishing I could join them on the pavement five levels down. 597 more words