It’s true. Elf On The Shelf has become the new “do you breastfeed or use formula” mom-shaming question that comes about just in time for the holidays: “Do you use the elf-on-the-shelf?” I always think cautiously before answer because I know that choosing a side is pretty much the equivalent of choosing a Detroit gang … Continue reading Elf On The Mom Shame Shelf
So many women who follow me started doing so when I was running through my last pregnancy. Most of the questions I receive from female runners are about running and fitness both during and after pregnancy: "What kind of stroller is best? When should I begin running again?" And of course: "How do I get … Continue reading Running Shoes: Nursing & Running Efficiently & Effectively with Ellen, @ellebelleruns
Let me begin by making it clear that I DID lost weight using WW, so it's not that you won't lose weight on it. But you might be direly miserable in the process. I found both good and bad with WW. Several runners ask me, "can you do WW while running?" When I was all … Continue reading #FridayFive: 5 Things Every Runner Should Know Before Joining “WW” (Weight Watchers)
What if you went from swimmer (aka non-runner) to running 40-50 miles per week AND 4 x Boston Qualifier in just two years...? Does it seem near impossible? Does it make you all antsy (like it makes me)? Today's guest, Holly Wallace, did just that! Holly went from non-runner to not only marathoner, but Boston … Continue reading Running Shoes: Meet Holly, @run4prs.coachholly
Yeah, I know - it isn't Friday. It's Saturday. Teachers who are on break rarely know what day it is... But I wasn't going to leave you hanging without a #FridayFive! While these posts are typically about running, today's Friday Five is about FOOD. We are at the point where people are starting to feel … Continue reading #FridayFive: 5 wonderful ways to use Thanksgiving dinner leftovers
First, let's talk about how I've now PR'd in the last two races (10k and 13.1) during one of the toughest, most chaotic years of my life. Wait; do not. Let's save that for my 2018 end-of-year recap. Instead, let's discuss my most recent race: The Grin & Bear It half marathon, 10k, and 5k. … Continue reading Race Recap: Grin & Bear It Half Marathon, 10k, & 5k (11/18/18)
Limited edition Christmas mug is up on my shop! Check it out HERE. Would love to hear thoughts!