And I missed running when I was pregnant. I tried, I just couldn't feel good about running and jiggling up and down that little baby inside of me.
So, finally, I'm back at running.
I think I should mention though that I'm not a runner.
I don't even like to run outside, I prefer the climate controlled environment of the treadmill, where I can set my speed, my
Unfortunately, you can't race on the treadmill (I should google that though), so I hit my first 5K this weekend.
But I raced not only because I wanted to run, but because I wanted to run for her, for Liz. For someone that never got a chance to hold her 5 week old, like I do, every day.
A 5k for my 5 week old
and for moms that hold, have held, and have never gotten to hold, their 5 week old.
I'm co-hosting a talk on TheMotherhood.com tomorrow at 12EST. I, along with a few others, will be giving advice to new and expecting mothers. (Don't laugh; yes, it says 'expert' under my name... OK, now really stop laughing). Avent will be giving away a gift basket of Avent bottles to randomly selected participants and the end of the half hour. Hope to see you there.