But, like I said, running and parenting is hard. This has really come to light in the last week for me as I finally plunked down my registration fee for the Tread 6 Hour Trail Run
and wrote my training plan on our family calendar. There are a lot of kilometres to cover in the next 12 weeks, more than I’ve ever run before. And while the distance is daunting, it’s the mommy guilt that I know will be the toughest to conquer. When confessing my fears to other mothers, the same word keeps coming up: balance
. While I don’t have the secret to making it work because my day-to-day life isn’t balanced, here’s what is working for me (so far).