Week 24 is officially the OMG I'm so preggy! stage. I feel great and my belly isn't big enough to feel extra pressure, aches, or feel much different at all. But when I look in the mirror or see a photo of myself I sometimes do a double-take. Whoa! Is that me?? Baby B is growing so… Continue reading Week 24: Making Room for Baby
Week 16: Wildflower Peak Week
I think it's safe to say that this week pushed me past my comfort zone (ya know, where "life begins"?). And to be honest, it feels so good. Up until now I've described training as very "manageable" and somewhat light on volume. Well the tide has shifted and I finally feel like my journey to… Continue reading Week 16: Wildflower Peak Week
Week 6: The Art of Training in the Rain
Note: The title of this blog is inspired by an excellent book I read called "The Art of Racing in the Rain". It's All Happening I may be at Week 6 of 2014 and this blog, but my journey to Ironman is just beginning. This is officially the first week where I'm starting to follow… Continue reading Week 6: The Art of Training in the Rain
Week 2: New Pool, Kale Smoothies, Minor Injury, and Getting Fit with Xbox!
In general, this was a great, healthy week full of morning workouts, getting back in the pool (second time since July!), tons of kale smoothies, new technology, and utilizing my Xbox for fitness. I had a little setback with a muscle injury, but I'm completely fine today. I'm really glad I took the weekend off… Continue reading Week 2: New Pool, Kale Smoothies, Minor Injury, and Getting Fit with Xbox!