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Day 2
Thursday, May 07, 2015      0 comments

Today was strength training. I thankfully wasn't to sore from yesterday. I am behind on my walking today but I will walk to the grocery store with DH later tonight so he has coffee tomorrow morning. Slept really well last night. Tomorrow I am at... Read more
Day 1
Wednesday, May 06, 2015      3 comments

I am starting over. I was able to go hiking today and enjoyed a mile and a half hike. Then went with DH for a walk so he would get 5 miles today for walking today as well. Feeling pretty good, but I am hoping not to be to sore tomorrow.... Read more
Friday, November 28, 2014      0 comments

Once a year, DH and I choose to do a junk food day. This year we picked Thanksgiving as we will be with friends for Christmas. We had some of our favorites. However, I felt gross last night. My body was sluggish and not its normal self. Today I ... Read more
Thursday, November 27, 2014      2 comments

Happy Thanksgiving!. This is the one holiday I truly enjoy. Why you might ask? Because the holiday has little commerical attachment. Yes, store are open ( i worked retail for 8 years including at Walmart when it was the only store open in town.)... Read more
dealing with desire
Tuesday, November 25, 2014      0 comments

I really had to talk myself into going for my bike ride today. The weather was good, it was late enough traffic wouldn't be crazy, but I just didn't want to go. I had a million reasons why. But really I wanted to be lazy. Finally I told myself 1... Read more
starting week 4
Monday, November 24, 2014      1 comments

I have been making healthy choices for about 4 weeks. I have noticed some big changes that have nothing to do with weight or body size 1) less pain in my joints and less swelling overall in my joints 2) sleeping longer and better 3) hav... Read more
new day
Sunday, November 23, 2014      1 comments

On friday night DH and I found out the his grandfather passed away. It is really a huge blessing but still hard. His gradfather had severe alzheimers. Last month we were able to go back to TX and say good bye, and by grace of God, had moments of... Read more
Friday, November 21, 2014      0 comments

Today we had sunshine and it has made a difference in my attitude. I had a good bike ride this morning riding 20 minutes and after poor late night choices yesterday am eating healthy again. Feeling better, though a bit tired. Probably due to a l... Read more
Thursday, November 20, 2014      0 comments

I have been battling apathy the last 2 days. I am definitely a California girl and we have cloud cover. Grey skies make me want to just stay in all day. Last night DH did strength training with me. I am blessed in that in my life partner I have ... Read more
Times with friends
Tuesday, November 18, 2014      0 comments

This morning I woke up really early for me. 6am. Normally I sleep till about 730ish. However this was a blessing. A friend of DH is looking to change his diet. He is very active already but still is eating alot of processed foods. He asked if we... Read more
feeling good
Monday, November 17, 2014      1 comments

After church yesterday, I really wasn't feeling like I wanted to workout. DH and I had a commitment to help neighbors work in their garden. I am grateful for my parents about ingraining in my the need to keep my word. We went and helped dig out ... Read more
I'm back
Saturday, November 15, 2014      0 comments

After a long hiatus to deal with emotional and physical issues I am back. I have continued walking but needed to take a break from logging and focus on self and family. My husband's grandfather has advanced alzheimer's and has been in and out of... Read more
Day 3
Friday, May 09, 2014      0 comments

Walked a bit less today due to pain in my calf. I have been lucky the last two days. However despite the pain, I maintained my pace once I subtracted out stopping time. I also did strength training this morning before my walk which I am sure cha... Read more
Day 2
Thursday, May 08, 2014      0 comments

Walked 1 mile this morning and then biked to the grocery store to pick up some necessary items (apples, bread). Still struggling emotionally but I know this is just a hard time of year for me. I am reminded of alot of loss in my life. (dad's bda... Read more
starting over
Wednesday, May 07, 2014      1 comments

After a hard few months of physical set-backs and emotional struggles I am ready to reclaim my life again. My goal for the rest of May is walk at least a mile everyday. I know I can't walk it straight yet, but I will get back there.... Read more

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