Friday Five: Life After Boston


I thought I would throw up a quick Friday Five share of how the last few days have been… life after the Boston Marathon. I arrived home Tuesday evening.  I was able to catch the last 10 minutes of T’s soccer game.  He was so cute playing.  When he was subbed out he looked up […]

Preschool. Solo Running. Reading. All the Soccer.

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Some of my favorite blog posts (and bloggers) share a day in the life sneak peak from their day… behind the screen.  I love these types of posts because I feel connected to them as a person, mother and potential friend. Ha!  Many of you are either family members or close friends and read up […]

Flexibility + Compromise = Adventure


This past weekend’s Easter adventure was filled with family, activities, outdoor adventure, and memory making.  In that same breath, there was no running or fitness activities for this marathon training while tapering Mama.  I am learning to embrace the flexibility with marathon training because sometimes all you can do is be flexible and compromise your […]

Balancing Motherhood and Running

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I am a work in progress.  This marathon training cycle I find myself  struggling as I juggle the art of balancing motherhood and running.  I feel like there is always someone or something that needs my attention.  Often a ball (important item) or two fall and I am left scrambling to pick up the pieces.  […]

Share the Love

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This past month, the month of love, I have challenged myself and the boys to Share the Love.  We are currently reading the book In This House We Will Giggle: Making VIRTUES , LOVE & LAUGHTER a Daily Part of YOUR FAMILY LIFE.  The month of February we are focusing on LOVE, by letting our […]

5 Tips for your First Postpartum Workout

Happy FitSpirational Friday!  Today I am having Kelli from Not Your Mamas Marathon share with us 5 tips for your first postpartum workout.  She is a new mama, an avid runner, and has patiently returned to her fitness routine following these very steps. It has been a while since I have had a baby, my […]