Endure Run Conquer Patience. Persistence. Perseverance.
“The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.” ~LAO TZU
I started this blog because of my love for writing (and to give my family and friends a break from my running banter). I have found that there have been many points in time where a lesson learned through running has closely paralleled a lesson learned in my daily life. I was really encouraged to write more when I battled injury in 2014 and spent a lot of time reading about other people’s experiences. I hope to use this blog as a platform to share those experiences with others and to learn more about this wonderful running community.
I was browsing writing prompts for various fitness groups that I am a part of and one topic that really caught my eye was “Let It Go.” (Yes, the song from Frozen hadn’t stopped playing in my head either.) Immediately, the first thing that came to mind was my ongoing quest to qualify and actually […]
There are so few resources on running (or maintaining a high-level active lifestyle) while pregnant. This is something that frustrated me during my entire pregnancy. As soon as those little two lines appeared on the test, I immediately took to Amazon to start searching terms like “pregnancy running,” “running while pregnant,” and “waddling to the […]
In my last post I talked about how different this pregnancy has felt from the last. Notwithstanding all of the challenges, I can resoundingly state that there is one thing that I will be doing very different this time: paying attention to my pelvic floor (and pelvic floor health, generally). This became a passion of […]