I am an athlete!
Monday, December 31, 2012      4 comments

I may have a bad knee, am really oveweight at present and have trouble staying motivated but I have determined what I really am inside, inspite of the outward appearance: an athlete! I want to copy my friend Monida who has RA and who competes ... Read more
What I want most
Sunday, December 30, 2012      2 comments

I had given up on myself - again. I realized I was hurting, emotionally and physically and have just come from my own retreat to regroup. I gained weight, hated myself and didn't make time to work out. What I want most out of life is to feel ... Read more
I gave up. Then I got up.
Saturday, September 29, 2012      2 comments

I decided I couldn't do it. I had the knee injury, which makes me unstable walking sometimes so pretty sure hiking might be out. For sure, treadmills and race walking are out. Not to mention ellipticals for now. That leaves bikes and spinner... Read more
From the valley to the mountaintop
Saturday, August 11, 2012      4 comments

Well, today Heavely Father tested my fortitude in a big way! I was so excited to go to hydrorider class, only to have a nasty spin nazi teaching the beginning class. She told me I was wasting her time...and I should go to another class for beg... Read more
What an amazing day!
Thursday, August 09, 2012      2 comments

It seemed ordinary...but it turned out not to be! My boss had me work over yesterday so I already knew I was going to leave early. It was raining which I love. A coworker asked if I wanted to go to the play next Tuesday - and tickets are $10 ... Read more
How I feel going back to the gym
Monday, August 06, 2012      3 comments

Scared. Excited. Like my true self. It's like that commercial where the guy is walking calmly down the street but his music indicates there's a secret dance going on inside?!? It's that type of joy for me. I feel like an athlete though I lo... Read more
Monday, August 06, 2012      2 comments

Learned a lesson. A big one. When serious about changing your eating habits, clean out the pantry! This is not the Great Depression so anything that is within date range can be donated to a pantry or friends but NOT eaten just to use it up! ... Read more