20 April 2010

Ironman to..

Ironmomma !

I've been quiet because J and I didn't tell anyone except family during the first trimester. I'm out of that and feeling better [still exhuasted] and excited for this next big adventure.

found out February 13-> B.F.P. (big fat positive) O.M.G! >

early sonogram [aka "blob with a heartbeat"]>

almost 12 weeks and starting to resemble a little person>

due: October 17, 2010
can find out the sex in about a month
am currently 14 weeks.

pregnancy goals:
> don't be too hard on myself. making a little person is tough work !
> 150-200 minutes of exercise/ week
> remember that all movement is good movement !

... and then?

tri/ running goals [times + dates tbd]:
> qualify for Boston [3:40:59]
> run Boston
> sub 6 hr HIM [did 6:00:25 last year, soclose!]
> more involved in my local tri club
> volunteer at road races/ tris
> sub 1:45 half mary
> another IM?! [this will be a few years, I'm sure, but I am definitely interested in that journey at least one more time...]


  1. Glad you got the IM marked off the bucket list... kids may/can/and will change your priorities..

  2. Congrats!!! If your a day early on the 16th I will have a birthday buddy!!!

  3. Congratulations!! THat is exciting news. And you found out you were pregnant on my birthday. Double cool. LOL

  4. Congratulations! Very exciting. Now you will have two Iron Sherpas (or is that Sherpi?). Best wishes to you both!

  5. Congratulations! I am so thrilled and excited for you. Motherhood is such an incredible journey. My children make my heart melt every.single.day without fail. While I agree your priorities will change, I am a big believer that you can do it all with a little balance. Good luk!

  6. Wow, congrats to you and hubby. I was wonder why you were so quiet. Good luck chica. Here's to yet another amazing adventure!

  7. I feel like I was in on a secret, LOL. Congrats again! And you should never give up your athletic goals. I didnt start all this tri stuff until after I had kids, they dont hold me back- they motivate me! :-) Take care!

  8. Congrats!! I've been wondering where you've been, and it sounds like you been up to a lot of fun! ;) I hope all is well, and hold on tight!!

  9. Major news, major congrats! I see you with a girl!

  10. YEA YEA YEA!!!!! You are going to love this next journey!!!

  11. OMG, I have tears! That is going to be one lucky, kitty-lovin', fit baby! I am so happy for you guys. I can't imagine a better baby mama!


  12. Wow wow wow!! I'm so happy for you, congratulations! You will be an awesome, kickass mom for sure!! Please keep us posted!!

  13. I have been wondering about you!!! CONGRATULATIONS!! You are certainly in for another exciting year. So very happy for you guys. Best wishes.

  14. Congratulations on your baby. You need to add "Running with baby jogger" to your goals. It is damn hard!

  15. I'm so glad I clicked over to see if you were back to posting. Congrats!

  16. Oh Wow. Congratulations, Tricia! <3