Tag Archives: pregnancy

Setbacks, Blood Tests and a Dose of Optimism

It’s officially outdoor track season for 2016. Admittedly the past 3 weeks have not been the best for me, unfortunately experiencing a few setbacks just when I want to ramp up the training to get after my goals.Β For a good 5 months, my training and body was feeling pretty amazing. Following my 10,000m track debut […]

My Home Birth Experience – Paula Vivienne Webb

About midway through this pregnancy we made the decision to have a home birth. It ended up being an awesome choice – no regrets and feel it was the best decision that matched exactly what we wanted. Thankful to have a very low risk pregnancy and a successful labor/delivery in a birthing center with Joanie […]

Stay As Long As You Can

Big time life changing status is about to happen. We are ~11 weeks away from adding another life form into the family. Sleep as I now know it will abruptly end and a cuteness/instinctual factor will take over my heart and power me through the long nights and tiring days. My admittedly selfish habits will […]

InsideTracker Progress through Pregnancy

Where do I even begin. Last November I was all over the map. I had a solid streak of training and racing in early fall before our family started the packing, (stressing- well me) and moving down to Arizona for the winter months. After 3 days of close to perfect behavior for a 2 year […]

Surviving the Longest 9 Months of your Life

I recently called an old friend who is also having her first girl (dueΒ July 1st) and I just needed the comfort of talking to someone going through the same grind of pregnancy. “How are you?” I asked. She responded, Β “this has been the longest 9 months of my life. Ready for the baby to be […]