I hadn’t been running for two weeks. At about 26 weeks, I think the weight distribution changes started to become a problem and my left hip started hurting after running or walking long distances. I really wanted to run Race the Runways, a half marathon in Brunswick near and dear to my heart, but I […]
Running while pregnant — and increasingly getting more pregnant — reminds me of what it feels like to be a beginner again.
I hit 24 weeks on Monday and there is no denying that while my hair (feels like) it’s barely growing, the baby is.
Today I am 29 years old, and today, Baby Runs is 20 weeks old. Here’s how the second trimester is going.
Tina’s got a great story — she recently quit smoking after smoking a pack a day for 15 years and February marked 6 months since her last cigarette. She had plenty of excuses to keep smoking, but she turned them around into reasons to quit. Which is why I’m glad to send her my copy of “The Power of Habit.”
Last week I posted that The Color Run might come to Bangor. As of right now I have no update on that, but … … the American Folk Festival just announced that they’ll be doing a color running event on April 26 to raise money for the festival. According to the press release, festival Executive […]
The single best advice I ever received when I was trying to lose weight I heard long before I figured it out. It was so simple, I didn’t think that it would just work. But when I finally took it to heart, that was when I started making progress. Progress I could maintain. The advice? […]
At $45 for a 5K, it’s not a cheap race, but I hear they are a lot of fun. And judging by the response on Facebook as of this afternoon, so do a lot of Mainers.
Months! I can describe it in months now! My friends told me that this would feel like it went by in a flash, but after four months … I feel like I’ve been pregnant forever.
2014 is a strange year for resolutions. Being pregnant, the usual fitness resolutions — stay thin, lose weight, break new personal records — aren’t going to fit in 2014. I told my mom that the only resolution I have is that I want to have a healthy baby this summer, and she told me that’s […]