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Great Wall Marathon: 1 Week Till China

In one week we leave for China! I can’t believe it. Literally can’t believe it ....more

Epica Stainless Steel Compost Bin 1 Gallon

If you routinely save food scraps for your compost pile, it’s time you traded up from that ugly and eco-unfriendly plastic pail you’ve been using, to this stylish stainless steel compost bin that you’ll be proud to display on your kitchen counter. Epica Stainless Steel Compost Bin 1 Gallon Superior Looks and Performance Stainless steel […] ...more

More Sarasota Weekend Highlights

As you already know if you caught my morning blog post, Ryan and I headed to Florida to celebrate Krystal and Matt’s wedding this weekend. The location of their wedding worked out extremely well for us since we were able to stay at my mother-in-law’s house in Sarasota and also stop by to see some college friends in Orlando on our way down south....more

Recovery Rundown

My stoke level coming off of Lake Sonoma was precariously high. I had fun out there! So much fun that I crossed the finish just wanting MORE miles and MORE trails ....more

The Contraband List.

My A1c right now is 5.5%. Please take a moment to log that, remember it, frame it in your mind and put it up in the Trophy Case because IT WILL NEVER BE THIS LOW AGAIN (unless we eventually have another kid which also, please don’t ask me if we are going to because I seriously don’t know if I’m even ready for one). When I met with my high-risk OB for a pre-conception meeting, I waltzed in there with a 6.2% smug as can be and boasted to her about my rock-solid A1c ....more

My Motherhood Journey

BlogHer has given me the opportunity today to write about motherhood as part of a campaign with First Response. I have taken so many First Response pregnancy tests since we started TTC #2, it’s sort of silly. I think the person at the drug store knows me by name at this point ....more

Trying To Conceive – Lessons I’ve Learned

I do not like the word “infertile”. It implies that someone is in-fertile. Not fertile ....more

Motivate Me Monday 5/4: Good and Bad

I really should take better notes on my weekly workouts…..sometimes when I sit down to actually recap, I have no clue what I did during the week. None. Hopefully I remembered everything…. ....more

I Am A Warrior Mom™

Here at Postpartum Progress, we choose our words with intention. ...more

Spring Cleaning Challenge: How To Spruce Up Your Outdoor Space

With spring weather finally arriving where I live, I knew this week’s Spring Cleaning Challenge had to be getting our outdoor spaces ready to enjoy! When the sunshine and warmer temperatures hit, I want to be outside as much as I can. ...more