Ok, it has been a long time but, I am starting a new journey! I completed a marathon on May 17th - the Colfax Marathon in Denver, CO. I chose to do the marathon because it was the 10th Anniversary for Colfax and it had been 10 years since I di... Read more
Ok, this week just flew by but, I am determined to hold myself accountable so, here is a recap of week 2 of this battle! I am loving this battle!
•Exercise a minimum of 30 minutes 5 days per week Read more
Today I completed my second half marathon for 2010 and it differed from many others I have done.
I learned that I am capable of getting myself up and ready and out the door by my deadline - no one was waiting on me or picking me up. I know th... Read more
There are things you can never have enough of - Good Times and Spark Buddies! And it is even better if you get to combine the two.
I have been 1/2 Marathoning in earnest since November 2008 when I did my first 1/2 Marathon in San Antonio, ... Read more
I took the opportunity to make a trip to Breckenridge today to visit a friend who lives and works up there and I really could not have chosen a better day. I think the temps were in the 30's - so spring like - and I was feeling overdressed for... Read more
I have a most amazing week - I have been able to go on three hikes and I feel like I am in heaven.
The first was on Tuesday to Meyers Ranch Park - near Conifer, CO and my very good friend and Spark Buddy Janet went along! It was a clear, beau... Read more
One of the challenges for the 8 Week Battle team is to post our beginning pictures and whew, don't I just hate to make myself do that but, here they are - there are several because I felt some actually showed a better (less flattering) "picture"... Read more
Some of you made it to the previous blog before I finished it and I realized that I didn't upload the pictures with the deer so, here they are - they kind of have the same look on their faces that I have so many times. Read more
So, as I go along this journey to a healthier me I find great adventures to make to trip fun and exciting.
Today, I hiked the 3 Sisters Trail above Evergreen with the Meetup group that I joined a few weeks ago. Read more
Ok, this is scary but, it is part of the process of change that I am accepting. If I don't post the pictures, did I really accept the challenge? So, while the before's have been on my SparkPage they are here as well> Three pound loss and thes... Read more
I stopped by my Mom's today so that she could take me home and I could leave my car at her house while I am away on vacation. Something just tells me that I should not leave my car at my apartment for the next 10 days without supervision - it h... Read more
This year while my sister was home from Hong Kong we once again got a group of people together to make cards for soldiers who are serving our country.
This time we made them for a group called CARDSFORHEROES http://cardsforheroes.org . The... Read more