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Breakfast ideas

Wednesday, March 21, 2012      6 comments

Today I realized I hadn't eaten breakfast and had about 1 minute to leave. So I went for my basket of bars that I bought when I was home at Christmas. I'm down to 2 more Luna bars (the breakfast of running late champions). And so, I need s... Read more

Challenge Day 3

Wednesday, September 28, 2011      2 comments

Today's update: 2 meals finished with tea (well bottles of cold, I didn't want to heat water) no exercise That brings me to: 5/10 meals finished with tea 50/120 minutes of exercise (2/6 days) We'll see if I'm going to make it e... Read more

Challenge Day 2

Tuesday, September 27, 2011      3 comments

As of today I have: 3/10 meals finished with tea 50/120 minutes of exercise finished (2/6 days) In other news: After almost 2 months and my fridge dying, my BOE has purchased a new one which will be here tomorrow. Still frustrated wit... Read more

Challenge Day 1

Monday, September 26, 2011      3 comments

Last week, I read about a spark friend trying to change her signal for the end of a meal to something other than sweets. I was inspired and thought I should change to tea. I told another friend about this and she decided to join me. ... Read more

Running advice?

Monday, August 01, 2011      4 comments

A while back I started doing the c25k training. I did really well for the first few weeks and then traveled with my running shoes and a pair of sandals, going back and forth between the two. During the trip, while squatting down to take a ... Read more


Wednesday, June 29, 2011      5 comments

I don't know how many of you have Spaghetti Factory in your area, but ever since I was little my family has been going there. They make very yummy Italian food. But one of the best things is their Pesto Dressing that you can get on salads.... Read more


Sunday, June 19, 2011      5 comments

Hey Sparkfriends, Sorry for my lack of being around lately. Life has been busy: I've been running, trying out my new camera, working, studying Japanese and doing more things away from my computer. I'll try to be better about updating. ... Read more

A random collection of thoughts

Wednesday, June 15, 2011      5 comments

My run went really well today. I was amazed at how far I got today, though the second half wasn't quite so fun, because I had switched from seeing how far I could get, to knowing I just had to return, which is so much less exciting. Other ... Read more

Osaka Run

Monday, June 06, 2011      5 comments

This was where I ran on the first day of our trip, in Osaka. It was a beautiful place to run. That seems to be all I can get to work right now. I'll try to post a few mo... Read more

c25k Week 6 day 3

Friday, June 03, 2011      6 comments

It's been a while since I posted a blog. I did week 6 day 3 about 3 weeks ago and it hurt. I didn't feel good and I just wanted to quit. I repeated the interval days from weeks 5 and 6 the last couple of weeks to gear up to try it ag... Read more

Week4 Day1

Sunday, April 24, 2011      9 comments

When looking at today's run, I thought 5 minutes? I'm gonna die! My run went something like this. Start, walk a slightly different route - down what is essentially main street, I've realized no one is really up before 7. First run ju... Read more

I never thought I'd say this . . .

Friday, April 22, 2011      10 comments

Today I decided to sleep in and didn't exercise - as I lay in bed contemplating it, sleepy me reminded healthy me that I had done two days of strength training and I could afford a laying in bed staying warm day (I've been crazy cold the last co... Read more

c25k Week 2 day 2

Tuesday, April 12, 2011      5 comments

I did it! Again it took me a bit to get my lazy self out of bed, but I did it! This week has a lot more walking than last week. I kinda wonder why. But I know others have done this program and succeed, so I'm going for it still! I we... Read more

C25K - Week 1 finished!

Friday, April 08, 2011      7 comments

Crazy week this week! I started with a run on Monday and the schedule was working out ok, I got out of bed a bit slower than I wanted to, but I went out and did my run anyways. It felt good and I was surprised at how easy it was compared t... Read more

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