It's Nice to Hear Good Things
It's no surprise that this week has been rough on me. I had a great 5-miler last Saturday, and while it was rough, it wasn't all that bad. Monday, however, I did my "easy" 2-mile run and stupidly I ran too fast. As I told the woman at the gym... Read more
We all have choices. Sometimes they're big choices - have kids? not have kids? get married? stay single? leave a relationship? Big fat choices that change the entire cour... Read more
All I Can Do Is Laugh
...because I really just want to cry... because I'm having one of those "maybe they were right" moments right now.
Last night I was scheduled for an "easy" two mile run. HA! Easy, my foot! First of all, the weather was BEAUTIFUL! It was... Read more
I'm still sore. I'm quite tired. Scale isn't being very forgiving either. 303.6 this morning, so moving back in the right direction again, but slow as crap.
This morning I came to work and told a co-worker that I ran my 5 mile run this S... Read more
Weigh-In Day: I Saw That Coming Edition
Weight Last Week: 304.0
Weight Goal for This Week: 302.0
Actual Weight This Week: ... Read more
All it Takes is 5 Miles
I just finished my run...and my ice bath because OH-EM-GEE! *lol* I'll be able to gauge more the "should I have done it?" factor once I see how my body feels the rest of the day. If it's spent the rest of the day, I worked too hard. If, howe... Read more
The Calm After the Storm...and Before the Next One
So the presentation went really well. I engaged the crowd and got them participating and it felt amazing! I want to do it again...and again! *lol*
I was remarking to Hubs last night how much different it feels to be up in front of people ... Read more
This is a Mess...As Is My Life
Well, I've gone once again from the girl trying to fill her time to a girl with little time left to do anything. Oh, the joys of a crazy life and its constant ups and downs.
I got one day this week (Monday) when I had little to nothing to ... Read more
Making a Conscious Decision to Eat Unhealthy?
Uhm, excuse me...
*shuffles the evidence of her poor lunch choice off her desk*
Uhm, nothing. No, it was nothing. I, uh, just...
*lowers her head in shame*
Lunch today = Wendy's Single w/cheese, with small french... Read more
Weigh-In Day and 5-Miler Attempt Recap
First thing's first...
Weight Last Week: 306.4
Weight Goal for This Week: 304.4... Read more
Don't Sell Yourself Short
Hey, Esther. It's time we had a little talk.
Look, I get it...2011 was a rough year. You didn't lose a lot of weight and, for some reason, you want to count 2011 as a failure because of it. But I need you to stop that thinking right now.... Read more
Well, Hello, Mr. Rest Day!
I'm starting to think adding in Thursday rest days were perhaps the greatest idea I've ever had. I was SO excited when I woke up this morning to feel like I had the freedom to just enjoy my day without rushing around to get everything in. All ... Read more
No Zumba, More Circuits
Yesterday was the first day of the new month and the first time I was trying something new...kinda. Usually Tuesdays/Thursdays were reserved for Zumba, but lately I've cut back to just Tuesdays. Still, every single Zumba workout at the gym lea... Read more
October Recap/November Goals
Weight 1st of October: 310.4
Weight Goal for November 1st: 304.4
Actual Weight for November 1st: ... Read more
Oh, Is It Halloween??
I thought it was just another Monday. *snort* No dressing up for me. No parties. Just a walk through a nearby town while the boys collected candy, my back hurting a bit by the end of the hour and getting impatient to go home. Thankfully bot... Read more