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My First 5k

Sunday, September 26, 2010

I now consider myself an official runner. I ran my first 5k in 37:51. The one I did was all about hills. OUCH! Lol. It was tough, but I felt so amazing crossing that finish line. Im going to do absolutely no running this week, but Im going to get back to it next week. I want to do amazing at my next one in the spring.

  
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SHEFFIELD09 9/29/2010 11:22AM

    Congrats! I am really excited to do my first in 2 months! Your motivating me to try harder and do it!

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ANEPANALIPTI 9/29/2010 11:17AM

    WOO HOO!!! WAY TOGO !!!!

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CHAS1949 9/27/2010 11:39PM

    I think that is terrific!! It sounds like you had fun!! The pain will go away and hopefully you will just remember the feel of victory as you crossed that line!!
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CANLOSE81 9/27/2010 11:59AM

    WAY TO GO!!!!
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JRSTACY98 9/26/2010 10:22PM

    Good Job!!!!

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CNTRYGAL 9/26/2010 9:42PM

    That's GREAT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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MEYLOSE 9/26/2010 9:31PM

    Well done, CONGRATS emoticon

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5 Goals for the week. Week 1

Monday, August 16, 2010

I'm gonna start doing 5 goals per week...This is week 1

1. Drink all water every day.

2. Do all 3 scheduled runs + at least one long walk

3. Enjoy moving in to apartment!

4. Stay in calorie range, especially Saturday, when I start new-student orientation.

5. Get in some kind of workout, even if it's short Saturday.

  
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MEGHAN2012 8/17/2010 1:14PM

   
the reason Saturday is going to be a challenge is I'm moving into my campus apartment. Which means new-student orientation, 2.5 hrs in a car driving, & not much time to myself, but the campus is huge so I'll get plenty of walking in.

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CHEWY3 8/16/2010 9:36PM

  Great goals. One day at time. Good luck, especially on Saturday emoticon

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BALLOUZOO 8/16/2010 5:28PM

    Great goals!
Best wishes on your wellness journey!!
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CHAS1949 8/16/2010 1:52PM

    Great plan!! Your goals are doable!! Good luck!! You just inspired me to make a new goal list.

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WISEONE68 8/16/2010 12:27PM

    sounds like a great idea!! setting goals for the day/month/week is helpful to me...helps me reach my ultimate goal--as long as I reach the smaller goals emoticon

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1.5 mile run

Thursday, August 05, 2010

I finally made my evening run today. It was rough, but I feel that I did my best. These btw are not the best shorts to run in...lesson learned.

  
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CHAS1949 8/6/2010 6:25PM

    I'm glad you did the run. It is great that you kept going even though you were uncomfortable. I hope you have other shorts you can use today!

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100 Things I Love

Saturday, July 31, 2010

10 Activities
Running
Playing flute
Watching Movies
Playing online
Sparking!
Board/card games
Eating (let's be honest here)
Spending time with my boyfriend
Blogging
Reading

10 Restaurants
King Buffet
A&A BBQ
Esperanza's
China Chef
Sonic
Subway
Taco Bell
Gristmill...some amazing healthy options
Rosarita's
McDonald's

10 People
little sister
boyfriend
mom
dad
brother
step-sisters
step-sisters kids
daena
lora
bobbie

10 Foods
Grilled Chicken
Bagels
Soy milk
meatloaf
Broccoli
grapes
candy
Cereal (for dinner :D)
Omelet
Shrimp

10 Games
Texas Hold 'Em
Guitar Hero
Dance Dance Revollution
Uno
Skip-Bo
Last Word
Facebook games
Mario Brothers!
Rock Band
Ping Pong

6 Drinks/Beverages
dr. pepper
milk
water (sometimes :D)
apple juice
lemonade
strawberry daquiri (virgin only for me)

4 Desserts
Cheesecake
Kolache
Cookies
Pie

10 Paintings
Irisis
the rest are ones my friends painted

10 Web Sites
Facebook
Sparkpeople
OMGPOP.com
TLU.edu :D
fmylife.com
icanhazcheezburger.com
addictinggames.com
pogo.com
tetrisfriends.com
chacha.com

10 Writers
Dean Koontz
Stephen King
Max Lucado
Edith Wharton
Stephanie Meyer
Ann Brashares
Alex Haley
Can't think of any more

10 Famous lines from books/movies
Edward Cullen: I love you. You're my only reason to stay alive... if that's what I am.
"I love the smell of napalm in the morning!" Lt. Col. Bill Kilgore
"I'll have what she's having." Customer
"You're gonna need a bigger boat." Martin Brody
"Mama always said life was like a box of chocolates. You never know what you're gonna get." Forrest Gump
"There's no crying in baseball!" Jimmy Dugan
"Here's Johnny!"[23] Jack Torrance
"Yo, Adrian!" Rocky Balboa
"Who's on First?" Dexter

  
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BALLOUZOO 8/1/2010 8:49PM

    Yay You for counting your blessings!

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Vacation

Saturday, July 24, 2010

Vacation went very well. A quick list of things we did in San Antonio: River Center Mall, Riverwalk (including the boat tour), zoo, Wax Museum, ripley's believe it or not museum, alamo, el mercado, & some other stuff. I only gained .2 lbs, which is great considering we ate out almost every meal. I had a blast...hopefully i'll post some pics soon.

  
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BABYKANGAROO30 7/30/2010 11:25AM

    Awsome that sounds so fun! You're doing great- hope I can follow yur example emoticon emoticon

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BALLOUZOO 7/25/2010 2:34PM

    Color me green-sounds wonderful. Sounds like a lot of extra walking mileage too!

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CHAS1949 7/25/2010 12:23AM

    Wow sounds like fun!!

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