This weekend Chicago will host 45,000 runners for its popular marathon. Running a marathon is a spectacular accomplishment, and I had a very emotional and proud moment crossing those finish lines after 26.2 miles.
But this weekend, somewhere a newish mother is going to hear the unmistakable “thwap thwap” of her postpartum belly as she sets out for her first post-baby run. For her, I cheer loudest.
Read here at the Momoir Blog about my first run after my older child was born by C-section. Happy running! Happy parenting!