Family Fitness · fit pregnancy · Fitness Check In · mother runner · postpartum · Pregnancy · pregnant running · Running · St. Michaels Running Festival

Introducing the Newest Member of the Crew: Little Miss LC

The Jonesin’ For A Run Crew has added two new members this year. First, Courtney added Greyson that she mentioned in her last post and last week I added Little Miss Lauren Carolina or LC. I had planned to document my pregnancy along the way and provide updates on how I was feeling, what was… Continue reading Introducing the Newest Member of the Crew: Little Miss LC

Mother Runners · Pregnancy · pregnant running · Race Discount · Running · Zooma

Zooma Annapolis + Every Mother Counts [Exciting Announcement Inside]

My running career has taken me many different places over the past 8+ years. I have run for myself for many years, I have run races for causes or people I wanted to support, I have organized races to help raise money for ALS and now I am fundraising and running with Every Mother Counts at the… Continue reading Zooma Annapolis + Every Mother Counts [Exciting Announcement Inside]

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Winner, winner

So on Facebook @joggermom had another win it Wednesday event. The event was simple- finish the statement “running is my…..” I answered the statement with “running is my time to count my blessings and send up my prayers, all while breaking a sweat.” I was shocked to see on Monday that I was chosen as the… Continue reading Winner, winner

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Life After Baby #2

So here we are…6 weeks after sweet little Tanner was born. I started this blog to talk about my love-hate relationship with running and my struggle of staying active while being pregnant, having a toddler and a full-time job. I waited so long to post again because I really had not gotten back into any… Continue reading Life After Baby #2

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Mid-Year Fitness Report

So Yesterday I received an email with the subject “Mid-Year Fitness Report for 2013”. Even though I already knew exactly how many miles I have ran/walked so far this year it was nice to see a small reminder that the year was half over and how close I am to my goal of 500 miles… Continue reading Mid-Year Fitness Report

fit pregnancy · Pregnancy · pregnant running

Maybe you can believe all you read…

So I along with tons and tons of other women (and maybe men) have downloaded the “what to expect when you are expecting” app for my phone. It gives little tid bits each day and gives a week overview of what is going on with you and the baby. It also compares your baby to… Continue reading Maybe you can believe all you read…

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It’s been a while….

I cannot believe I have slacked so much that I have not posted anything in a month! Guess that is the life of a full time, working mom. Here is an update of what has been going on: Work: today marked finishing my fifth year of teaching! I must say its been a whirlwind of… Continue reading It’s been a while….

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No Race= No Miles ((well almost none))

Since finishing the Nike Women’s half I have not planned to run any more race while pregnant. This has dramatically effected the amount of miles I have been logging. Even though I enter the virtual marathon, which is to run 26.2 in the month of May, I am lacking the motivation to run! I have been… Continue reading No Race= No Miles ((well almost none))

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Who would of thought…plus some needed help on strollers

Last week I only logged 3 miles. I took two walks ((1.5 miles each around the neighborhood)) and went to a spinning class. That was what my week consisted of workout wise. I was excited at the thought of taking some time off from running and not focusing so much on it, but I missed… Continue reading Who would of thought…plus some needed help on strollers

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Check It Off The List!

I did it! I completed the Nike Women’s Half Marathon ((and in under my goal time))! Overall I must say it was a great experience! My sister decided to stay with me and we had a great time chatting, taking pictures, and enjoying the absolutely amazing weather, all while running 13.1 Miles! We had a… Continue reading Check It Off The List!