Tags » Running Pregnant

Reflecting: My First Half Marathon

I don’t often think about my first half-marathon.  I wasn’t really running like I am now.  In-fact, when I ran my first half marathon, in July 2011, I had a much different mission.   476 more words

Missoula Marathon

Running Through The Second Trimester

How has running changed over the past few months?’ and ‘How is running during this pregnancy different from your first?’ seem to be two common questions I’ve been hearing lately. 688 more words

26 Weeks Pregnant + Smoothie Recipe

26 Weeks Pregnant

What it Feels Like

The tummy is definitely getting rounder and bigger, which means more pulling and bladder pressure. During my runs that have moderate elevation change, gravity starts pulling down at my stomach which leaves me with a bit of a cramp just underneath it. 428 more words


2014: The year I learned to run pregnant and as a new mom

This year I learned so much about this body of mine. I learned to love it, respect it and use it to help my baby grow. 586 more words



Part I

Somewhere in the past 5 weeks I became that mom that wears their baby’s name on a necklace around their neck yet I still feel like I’m just babysitting this cute little guy. 2,925 more words

{Turkey Trot errr...NOT}

Today I got up ate a pre-run breakfast, dressed in the warm layers I’d laid out the night before for my Turkey Trot race, packed hydration, made a new mini-playlist, and headed to the race. 543 more words

Race Reports

Nearing the end... nearing the beginning {38 weeks}

38 weeks, here you are. With nearly constant hunger, thirst and need for a 3pm nap, I know I have arrived. The end of pregnancy approaches and beginning of the rest of our baby’s life is nearing- it’s a very exciting and totally crazy transition! 834 more words