26 Feb '17, 12am

ICYMI: I Run Like a Mother!

ICYMI: I Run Like a Mother!

I have always loved running. I have been a runner since a small child and even participated in running sports such as cross country and track. I love to run. However, I do not like to race. I find that I DO race to keep me motivated and accountable with my running goals. Otherwise I grow stagnant with the same 3.1 mile loop in my neighborhood. I have also found that I love running MORE since becoming a mom. Running for me gives me the much needed endorphin release that is needed for me to be the mother, wife, and caregiver to my family. The past few weeks we have been having nasty wet, windy weather. My running has been few and far between resulting in a less than pleasant MOMMY-mood. Thank goodness the sun is shining and the temperatures are warming up. I am bit by the racing bug and have taken the plunge to join in on a few local races. This past weekend, I challenged my...

Full article: http://www.runningrachel.com/2011/04/i-run-like-a-mother/

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