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A Rainy Day and Sister Sleepover (Plus: My Next RACE!)

A Rainy Day and Sister Sleepover (Plus: My Next RACE!)

Good morning friends and how are you on this beautiful Wednesday morning? At least, I am hoping it’s beautiful wherever you guys are reading from. The past few days have been nothing but rain and as much as I love cozy, rainy days in, I […]

My Story of Postpartum Anxiety

I feel like there is something about postpartum anxiety and depression that is a little taboo. Maybe culture is changing on this issue, but I find that in our society, it really isn’t talked about much and many moms who struggle with this, live in […]

Pancakes for Breakfast, Running and Soccer Games (Weekend Recap)

Pancakes for Breakfast, Running and Soccer Games (Weekend Recap)

Good morning friends and welcome back to another Monday. I knew it was a Monday this morning, when I poured my fresh coffee into a cup of leftover coffee. Hello and welcome to the week, haha. Although I would love another day to add to […]

Why Slow Running is Actually Good for You

Why Slow Running is Actually Good for You

Slow running is actually good for me? What? I know, I know, too often as runners, it is easy to fall into the trap of thinking, ‘we must run every single run all out to be real runners,’ or ‘We must do speed work at […]

Tuesday’s Happenings

Tuesday’s Happenings

Good morning friends and happy ‘we made it to the middle of the week day,’ also known as Wednesday! I don’t know about you guys, but over at the Thompson household this week is flying by. I think it has something to do with my […]

What Training for a Marathon with a Toddler Looks Like

What Training for a Marathon with a Toddler Looks Like

This marathon training cycle took me through a lot of phases in my sons life. I started training in April, when he was only five months old. I ran the marathon only sixteen days after he turned 1 year old. Running through so much of […]

A Cozy, Rainy Weekend

A Cozy, Rainy Weekend

Good morning and how are you all doing on this Monday? I hope you are stopping by the blog today, feeling refreshed and ready for another week. This weekend was exactly what I needed. Relaxing, but not boring, good food and time spent together as […]

Running, Makeup, and Benaiah’s Smoothie Obsession: Friday Favorites

Running, Makeup, and Benaiah’s Smoothie Obsession: Friday Favorites

Hello friends and welcome to the weekend! Can you believe this week is already almost over? Between sister sleepovers and busy week nights our week flew by. But a fast paced week leading up to a slow paced weekend has me feeling all the feels. […]

You are Worth More than the Number on the Scale

You are Worth More than the Number on the Scale

Body image. I am just going to come out and say it, being a woman, in today’s culture is hard. Really hard. It seems like everywhere I (we) go, there are countless, hundreds of images begging for our attention. Hundreds of expectations and lies claiming […]

You are Doing Great, Mama.

Wednesday morning, Benaiah woke up at five am, right as I was hoping to get up and have some alone time with Jesus. Instead of enjoying some blissful moments of peace and quiet before another wildly exciting and crazy day started, my day began by […]