Fitness and Baby, Weeks 21 & 22

These past few weeks have been kind of a whirlwind so I'm going to combine the two into one post. Week 21 Week 22 How I'm Feeling: After completing the Rite Aid Cleveland Marathon 8k/half marathon challenge, I overall would say I recovered really well. I took the Monday after the race completely off but … Continue reading Fitness and Baby, Weeks 21 & 22

Training and Life Recap-week 14

I think this makes me officially second trimester? Maybe? Jury seems to be out based on the app/website. Anyway, I'm officially 14 week! How I'm feeling: I essentially feel normal save for a few symptoms that don't really impact me much day to day. I'm still waking a few times per night to pee and … Continue reading Training and Life Recap-week 14

Week in Review: Checking Goals off the List, and Breaking in My Running Shoes

I think my title says it all (I'm not known for my brevity apparently!) Well, last week was a banner week for goals.  I mentioned in a recent post that I had a few gymnastic-ey goals for 2019.  Well, I reached 2 of them in the first 11 days of the year-1 unassisted pull up … Continue reading Week in Review: Checking Goals off the List, and Breaking in My Running Shoes

Week in Review-Putting on the Old Running Shoes Again

I feel like lately I've been running more than usual.  I had all but stopped running during the week just prior to the LNT Marathon and had even less motivation to run following the race.  I mostly stuck to Crossfit workouts and the occasional cycling class.  Lately however, the fire has been stoked once again … Continue reading Week in Review-Putting on the Old Running Shoes Again

Week in Review: I like Long Runs and I Cannot Lie

I have always been a big fan of the long run.  Endurance is my biggest asset when it comes to anything related to fitness or athletics. An example from this morning at crossfit, it's incredibly obvious where my strengths lie: our metcon was a combination of running, jump rope and hang power cleans.  I felt … Continue reading Week in Review: I like Long Runs and I Cannot Lie