scale w moneyI’ve recently joined the Winter Meltdown DietBet and will be keeping track of my progress here. With only five short months till the next triathlon season, it’s time to start getting in some off-season shape and dropping some more pounds. Baby #3 will also be walking soon (eek!!) and I’m anxious to lose a little more weight before he does. In the last update, I walked through my DietBet pre-game through day 3. Today’s update focuses on the first week of my DietBet.

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scale w moneyI’ve recently joined the Winter Meltdown DietBet and will be keeping track of my progress here.  With only five short months till the next triathlon season, it’s time to start getting in some off-season shape and dropping some more pounds.  Baby #3 will also be walking soon (eek!!) and I’m anxious to lose a little more weight before he does.  Today’s update focuses on what I did BEFORE I started the DietBet and how the first few days have gone.

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If you’ve been following along, things have been pretty quiet since September. Now, as 2013 comes to a close and 2014 is just around the corner, I’m looking for ways to get back into a healthy pattern. Enter – DietBet: the social way to lose weight (and earn money).

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20130923-195717.jpgFour months after my third child was born I crossed the finish line in a sprint triathlon and set a new PR! No it wasn’t through luck….I’m no elite athlete by any stretch either. While I have worked really hard, part of the secret sauce had nothing to do with me.

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Most of the Running After Baby race recaps focus on my own runs/triathlons (example: Naperville sprint triathlon). Today, we’re mixing it up. I did participate in a neighborhood 5K and finally ran a sub-10 minute pace (barely!). Best part of the day…doing a 1K fun run with my five year old daughter…her first race!!  Race recap for #1′s first 1K!
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