First I want to thank everyone for their amazing support. I really needed to vent and so it was nice to just "get it out there". thank you.
I was going to do a DVD workout this morning. I am currently doing the Combat workout, which is a... Read more
My Mental Breakthrew (a serious blog)
Anyone watching the Biggest Loser or Dr Oz will know that with weight loss comes mental breakthroughs. What is holding us back? What makes us self sabbatoge or attempt to give up on a long speed bump?
Many things can be hidden in oneself ... Read more
bah-humbug **grumpy emoticon**
Well truly this year has started off with no bang, no confetti, and really just has been a struggle: the same as 2014. Which is, in my book, poopy. **envision a pile of poopy emoticon right here**
I just got back from Denver from visiting... Read more
Can today be January 1st? I think I'm a little behind folks. Just updated my page and still trying to figure out where 2014 went.
Today, as I sit engulfing my plain coffee I thought I'd spend a little time catching my brain up to today'... Read more
prepping for the New Year checklist:
I am a weigh leader of our 5% Spark team and right now our assignment is to:
"In 2015 give yourself the gift of a slimmer healthier body. Make this Challenge the Best Ever!
Have you got your gym clothes, runners, water b... Read more
Running against the wind.
yup it's true...so in as much as I was kind of mentally beating my self up regarding NOT being able to run a full 20 minutes, well...the story goes like this:
Yesterday... Read more
Finding our time rambles.
It finally rained in California. by rain, I mean a LOT.
My husband and I were looking at the poor excuse I call a garden this year and I sighed "I need to make it pretty, but alas I just need to find the time"
My husband, in his sweet ... Read more
I hate my bestie right now
well, I haven't been running every day as I'd like to do, BUT I have been running 3x a week as the Couch to 5K program shows AND I'm on week 5 day 2 which is a full 8 minute run...day three terrifies me...a full 20 minute run!! gasp!!! I'm tr... Read more
Oh boy, that was brutal
I knew it was coming.
I had told y'all I was bingin' waaaaaaaay too much
and it caught up.
yup...that beautiful 169 goal was self sabotaged ... Read more
Monday, take two
So I deleted the last blog. Not because it was anything bad or whatnot. It actually, (I thought) was pretty good and heartfelt. It needed to be said.
However, I kind of freaked out about anyone outside spark ever catching it so it went a... Read more
Silver Award rambles
I finally got one of those babies on my Spark Tracker. I see a lot of negativity towards the Spark Tracker, but I figure it is what it is for the price so I quite enjoy mine. It's great until I can advance to a new giggity gadget. I so love n... Read more
Tis what I get for sneeking a peek
It's a good thing I don't let the scale ruin a day. I figured with the consistent running I've done this week it'd be pretty.
I looked at the number (yes, above 169) and said "liar" and got off.
and you know what? I'm going... Read more
Two items of utmost importance!!!
!) I finally made it to week 2 of my C25K running and Spark running plan.
I had made it to week 4 before (a long long long time ago) and for the life of me couldn't get up a hill, then I slacked off for um....3 or 5 ... Read more
I have seven minutes
Seven minutes til I grab my shoes and off to work.
**stares at blank page in desperation**
Everyone deserves a new beginning
I haven't been inactive lately, I just haven't been able to blog. Which is a good thing, I suppose. I just re-read my last blog and it made ME smile...what can I say? I crack myself up.
I haven't been consistent at exercising, but I have... Read more
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