Welcome back to Workout Wednesday! Here is a reader question on a topic that is near and dear to my heart, especially right now, as I recently had a baby- postpartum running. Q: When is a good time to start running after having a baby? A: The short answer is, whenever your doctor or midwife clears … Continue reading Workout Wednesday Vol. 3: Postpartum Running
When I first saw Maria Kang's "What's your excuse" image, I thought, "You Go Girl!" And then I saw the shit storm that broke out over the interwebs. People are like "It's fat shaming!" "I have a disease, I can't look like her!" "I have bad genes, I'll never look like that!" and "How dare … Continue reading Maria Kang is Not Judging You.
I started this a couple of weeks ago. My mom had stayed with us for a long weekend. She came in to see the Listen To Your Mother Show. I stepped out from the car onto the pavement of the "Departures" area and peeked at Sweet Pea, who was content to play with her bee … Continue reading Home is where the Mom is
On this day five years ago, I lived with two roommates I found on Craigslist. I had packed my Jetta and driven cross country, alone, except for the company of my GPS just two weeks prior. I was thousands of miles from home. I had no job, no man, and practically no friends in Boulder. … Continue reading True Story: I Met My Husband At a Bar
I've been thinking about an offhand comment my cousin made about my blog. I don't get to see this cousin as often as I'd like, due to geographical issues. She checks up on me via my ramblings on Whatevs... Which I love. Having never been to any meeting that ends in the word "Anonymous," I … Continue reading What if they say my duck is wet because it’s wet?