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.
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.”
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.