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I've got blisters on my fingers!

Thursday, February 23, 2012      7 comments

Not from playing rock n roll, from cleaning the floor, by hand, on my knees, using a rubber brush. Sorry to disappoint. The last few days have had a cleaning focus, I,ve been making rather feeble attempts to declutter, with encouragement from fl... Read more

Knee pain banished

Friday, February 10, 2012      6 comments

Back in the day I remember one of my colleagues who had a pool telling me, if anyone says as you get older you get stiff,don'tt believe them. She believed using her pool kept her limber. I woke up this morning after spending the whole night as... Read more

Back flips

Thursday, February 09, 2012      8 comments

DH & I gave up dinner with some very good friends to stick with our swim date tonight. Warm pool for me, grown ups pool for him. This time we spent 1 3/4 hours, it was awesome! I started off tired and grumpy, but just got on with it, jogging in... Read more

Sparking on

Wednesday, February 08, 2012      4 comments

This video is a great 9 minute presentation on the benefits of exercise, I found it pretty motivating and maybe you will too... Click here to Watch Dr. Mike Evans video:
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Rugby sevens in Wellington is a dress up occasion...

Friday, February 03, 2012      3 comments

...thought you would enjoy these fan photos, RUA
/photos/6360370 Went down town shopping and Sevens fan watching, saw lots of Vikings, Pirates, a zoo, the Batman family, Little Bo Peep, and some Stabilo mar... Read more

Don't panic, the sims are alright.

Thursday, February 02, 2012      3 comments

It was cold this morning then heated up in the afternoon til I felt really stale and sticky. So after work I went for a big swim. Even though I was in need of it, if it hadn't been hot pool session I might have talked myself out of it, cos I was... Read more

I forgot my Sims!

Wednesday, February 01, 2012      2 comments

Arrgh I left my iPad with my Sims at work. Will they die of neglect? ... Read more


Monday, January 30, 2012      2 comments

Still feeling a little weary, after a busy couple of days. Looking forward to getting back to work for a bit of a break. Zumba today and I am feeling a little challenged since I stepped up the exercise program. Six days a week seems lke quite a ... Read more

Walk in the country

Saturday, January 28, 2012      8 comments

Yesterday we visited friends who are building a new home in the country. It was fun to get out for a drive. The paddocks are full of seeding grass which looks lovely but made me wheeze when we walked to the swimming hole. The neighbour's dogs ac... Read more

Flip turns?

Tuesday, January 24, 2012      3 comments

I've been looking at flip turns on YouTube. Here in NZ we used to get basic swimming lessons at school. I've never been taught beyond that and I don't think my swimming style is so great. But it seems like a lot of trouble to go to stroke school... Read more

Shilly shallying

Monday, January 23, 2012      7 comments

... about Zumba today. My instructor is away and she has arranged for substitutes. But, oh, yesterday was a dead loss. It was TOO FAST and TOO HARD and it was a high impact aerobics session, with no time for making safer substitutions. If I had... Read more

Nek minnit, I was fit!

Monday, January 16, 2012      3 comments

It can be a hard slog staying with the exercise program, so I think it is worthwhile capturing just how great it can be too. I have recently noticed such a big improvement in my fitness, not that I find my workout easy, but suddenly I am wanting... Read more

Working off holiday excess: warning, contains food images

Sunday, January 15, 2012      4 comments

Busy today working off my holiday kilo, on account of this: and this! It was so worth it, guys! Cu... Read more

Saturday not slacker day

Friday, January 13, 2012      4 comments

Gorgeous day today. Went to the 8am Zumba toning class I have just started, phew! Some hardcore folk stay for the fitness class that follows, which inspired me to take my togs along and fit in an aqua jogging session. So pleasantly cooling afte... Read more


Friday, January 13, 2012      3 comments

Boy that was a long three days. My first week is over and after just a few weeks off I am amazed at how unfit I am for work days. After lunch I wanted to sit and relax, but, no, not a good look! Managed my swim but only 1 exercise day of the thr... Read more

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