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Walking the 5K

Sunday, April 04, 2010      3 comments

My DH and I walked the 5k route at an easy pace on Friday morning just to get a baseline. I didn't want to enter if I couldn't even match the longest time from last year - which was 1 hr and 7 min. We did it in 59 min. So I guess I'll enter!!... Read more

Is it Exercise if you Love it?

Friday, April 02, 2010      6 comments

I am really enjoying being active. I am swimming, walk/jogging, spinning, weight training and counting steps. It seems like every morning when I wake up the first thing I think of doing is starting some activity. I just can't believe how much... Read more

Exercise Buddy

Thursday, April 01, 2010      4 comments

A colleague at work stopped me in the hallway yesterday to comment on my weight loss. After we talked she asked where I exercise and expressed interest in exercising with me. Another person overheard her and offered her a free pass to the Rec ... Read more

How to Stay Young

Wednesday, March 31, 2010      8 comments

I don't usually send out stuff like this, but I was really impressed with an email I received! HOW TO STAY YOUNG 1. Throw out nonessential numbers. This includes age, weight and height. Let the doctors worry about them. That is why yo... Read more

I Don't Understand it, But its OK!

Monday, March 29, 2010      8 comments

When my grandkids were here, I exercised more than I ever had and I felt great! Jogging, Swimming, Skating, even Skiing! The next week I was exhausted...I really am 62 not 35! LOL This last week I cut down on my exercising while staying ... Read more


Friday, March 26, 2010      5 comments

Yesterday was a better day but I spent a lot of time finishing up loose ends from the day before. I am psyched! I have had fibro all week and I really didn't want to go to my Master's swim class last nite. DH even said he thought I should... Read more

Work Woes

Thursday, March 25, 2010      5 comments

I have had a rough week at work. I'm not complaining (this time! lol) just stating a fact. I had a backlog when I started the week on Monday, my supervisor decided to have me start training my replacement this week, we had an unexpected new e... Read more

Spring Snow

Wednesday, March 24, 2010      7 comments

The snow is lying heavily on the trees and bushes. It is glistening in the dawn. We got about 6 or 8 inches and it is just gorgeous! I couldn't resist going outside and taking a few pictures (taken in my bathrobe at 5 am from our back patio!)... Read more

Back to Work

Monday, March 22, 2010      5 comments

I had the usual first day back at work after vacation...lots of fires to put out and tasks to catch up on. I start orienting my replacement tomorrow. My job is pretty specialized and detailed so I get to begin orientation of my replacement 8 m... Read more

Home Again Home Again

Sunday, March 21, 2010      4 comments

Had a great weekend despite not being able to go to the cabin. We rested on Friday. On Saturday we went to the gym in the am and I walk / jogged a 17 min mile -- a PR. I actually jogged the whole circuit of the indoor track (1/11 th of a mile... Read more

Change in Plans

Saturday, March 20, 2010      1 comments

We tried to drive up to the cabin yesterday morning but were unable to make it on the snow covered mountain roads so we turned around and came back home. emotic... <a href=Read more

So Much Fun!

Friday, March 19, 2010      6 comments

I just can't believe how much fun my DH and I had with the DGDs and with our DS yesterday! I actually got on skis (first time in 15 years) and went on the Bunny Slope with them yesterday morning! When they moved up to the Green slopes I stayed... Read more

Skiing Again

Thursday, March 18, 2010      3 comments

We are going skiing again today! I am looking forward to another day on the slopes. The weather is supposed to be fair and sunny. We will be meeting DS there. I feel strong and energetic and ready for another day!... Read more

What a Change!

Wednesday, March 17, 2010      8 comments

What a wonderful day! I watched the DGDs in their ski school from 10 to 3. Then let them ski by themselves on the bunny slope til 4. They did great! I can't believe how exhausted I am from just watching them ski and walking back and forth at... Read more


Tuesday, March 16, 2010      1 comments

We're off to the mountains to ski. I tried on my DH's ski boots and skis and tried to get up from a sitting position (as if I'd fallen) and set off really bad back spasms so I'm not going to try to ski. That's ok! I will enjoy it vicariously... Read more

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