Category Archives: Running

Boston: today i’ll run

I’ll keep this brief, as there are enough posts about the bombings right now and, frankly, I don’t have words anyway.  I’m just disgusted. I’m going to do the only things I can. 1. PRAY For the city, the runners, … Continue reading

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diverting from the shoe norm.

I love this time of year.  Serious runners are mapping out their race calendars for the year, some are already training and some are posting about motivation, experiences and how to prepare for said races.  I LOVE IT! While I … Continue reading

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A New Mom’s Return to Fitness .I.

Okay, I get it now.  Now I understand why it can be so hard for non-runners to try to become runners, or for people to get into fitness in general… IT IS HARD!  It’s hard to do something that can … Continue reading

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Guess what I did today

Need a few hints? 1. My last tweet: 2. I got all bundled up: 3. Notice what’s on my wrist? Yea, that’s my Garmin! 4. I had to leave this sweet girl, but not for long. Is it just me or … Continue reading

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Resolutions past & present

I like setting resolutions.  I am the type that when I say I will do something, I almost always do it.  Perhaps this is the Monica Gellar in me, but I love completing tasks. Last year I was indifferent about … Continue reading

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RKR: Running/Spinning Year in Review

Well, there is still no baby.  So much for that 2012 tax break ;) Anyway, what an exciting year it has been.  I ran a few half marathons, missed 1 due to the nasty Nola virus, ran my first official … Continue reading

Posted in All About Circuits, BABY NEWS, FitFluential, Pilates, Pregnancy, Running, Spinning, Workouts, Yoga | 9 Comments

Recent physical activity & can you really trust the numbers?

I’ve done my best easing back into my prenatal workouts over the past few weeks.  I started walking, added in a little light running, and even tried to incorporate some prenatal yoga (via YogaDownload) over the weekend.  The yoga got … Continue reading

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A return to running!

After 7 weeks of bed rest I was more than ready to get active, or so I thought.  When my Doctor said, “I think you’re just fine to resume your normal active lifestyle”, it shocked me.  I told him I … Continue reading

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The mental side of NOT running

As I lay wide awake in bed last night (well, at 3am), I was thinking.  Not about one thing in particular, but about 20 different things.  The gist of it all was how the past 40 days of bed rest … Continue reading

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Pregnancy Update: 28 weeks (3rd trimester)

Welcome to the THIRD TRIMESTER. Um, say what?!?! I can’t believe we’re already here, although I am glad after how i’ve been feeling as of late. I’m still feeling good overall, but am starting to experience things that are more common … Continue reading

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