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Behind the Scenes with Active Moms Club

If you haven’t heard, Active Moms’ Club is the Totally Awesome pick for Red Tricycle’s best mom fitness resource in Chicago for the second year in a row! It’s an honor that our moms think so highly of our prenatal and postnatal fitness programs, and the community of support we provide. Owner, Cassandra and her two favorite mascots In light…
November 12, 2013
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Mom Moment: Running To Keep Up, Literally!

My husband and I are both athletic people. Before kids we used to train for endurance events, between us we have 13 marathons and dozens of triathlons under our belts.  Now with twin toddlers, endurance events are sidelined and we use our workouts to maintain our health and sanity. During the winter months we tag-team our weekend workouts. Once morning…
August 26, 2013
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Learning to Let Go – Lessons from Little Ones

I will fully admit I am a Type-A personality and have small issue with control. Well ok, maybe it’s more than a small issue, but it’s no surprise to those who know me well. As I enter my second year of parenthood, I have found that I’m learning more about myself than I ever thought possible. The boys are teaching…
June 26, 2013
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Soldier Field 10-Miler Race Report

Saturday of Memorial Day weekend is one of my favorite days of the year. I love this Saturday for the promise of all the summer days ahead and to run my favorite road race, the Soldier Field 10-Miler. I've been running this race for years, with the exception of 2011 when I was 6m pregnant. This was Fleet Feet’s 10-year…
May 26, 2013
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Toddlers. What, already?

My twin boys, W and H, are 19-months old. Their development in the past six months is nothing short of amazing. They are three inches taller, learned to walk and now run everywhere, and babble emphatically. The boys touch body parts on command and love to turn in circles when asked. They complete simple tasks, like helping mom put clothes…
March 29, 2013