Successful outing with 2: Hogle Zoo

Yesterday all 3 of us ventured out to the Hogle Zoo. We met up with Lee Ann, Whit, and her 3 boys. I was a bit nervous about the adventure because it was the first time I would be using my double stroller, and be away from home and be pretty active.

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Luckily, it was a success! Everyone had a great time and the weather was perfect. We got there early and left before it got too hot or crowded(the only way to do it in my book ha).

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They have all these new dinosaur exhibits and fun music throughout the park. It was a perfect day to have our first ‘big’ outing. *PS I found my double stroller on KSL for $70! I was pretty excited about my find. I layed L’s seat back and then put rolled blankets to support her head. I know the pic looks like she’s uncomfortable, but I was just about to pull her out but had to stop for a selfie haha

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When we got home and L was taking her nap me and J played the board game Life. I used to LOVE playing that game at night before bed with my sisters. I’m trying harder to have more one on one time with him and put L down when she’s napping. I could tell he was needing some attention and I’m hoping to be better at dividing my time.

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Yesterday was probably the most active I’ve been post baby.  I feel really good and it’s hard for me to not just start working out again sine my body feels good. I know it’s important to fully recover and take the 4-6 weeks to do so. Until then, I’m going to keep leaving up our last month of summer!

About Sugar Plum Runner

Welcome to the Sugar Plum Runner! I grew up in WA state, but currently reside in UT with my husband Josh, son Jackson, and 2 daughters Lily and Claire. I love running, but I have never been so inspired to run, race, and blog about it since 4 years ago after I had Jackson. I grew up playing soccer and cheered in high school. My favorite part of both sports(and yes I consider cheer leading a sport) was the conditioning. I found myself running after practice was over on my own. That's when I realized that running may be the sport I really loved.
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