As much as I get overwhelmed by the craziness in my own life (busy! stressed! time-crunched! unhappy/annoyed sometimes), today I am struck once again by what really matters in life, which puts my relatively minor crap in perspective.
A cowo... Read more
Today I went shopping for, among other things, knee-high black boots. I tried a bunch of different stores and wasn't having any luck. Either the fit wasn't quite right or the price was too high. In the last store I tried, I had a super helpful s... Read more
Okey-doke, time to go public with my Great Big November goals. If you've been reading my blogs, these just might look a little familiar. That's because they are essentially a repeat of my October goals, which... um... did not work out so well. T... Read more
Now I get to share the news I hoped to be able to share with you all. The event that has been causing me MUCH anxiety, increasingly month by month, culminating in this month me being just really a tight fist of anxiety ready to punch a brick wal... Read more
I am not doing well. Stress is getting to me, and my health and fitness goals are falling to the back burner. I know exercise and eating better could help me feel better. I know this. I'm just not coping the best at the moment.
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I know I said I was going to blog about my October goals, but this is more interesting:
www.nydailynews.com/news /national/tv-anchor-blasts -viewer-criticized-weight- article-1.1173067
This thing has gone vir... Read more
Here's the Public Service Announcement I promised.
Many of you know this already, and some of you may have committed this grammatical crime by typo only. But I do believe that many people don't know the difference between loose and lose. An... Read more
I've been really trying to eat better and stay within range, especially on calories, but on the other nutritional things too. I'm doing a pretty good job! I've come in high (on fat) only once the past week, and low on a few others.
I'd lov... Read more
First let's back up to before the shopping. We had family pictures taken today for church. You know how you get to see the pictures on the computer screen and pick the ones you like? I couldn't believe how thin my face looked! Maybe it was a tr... Read more
I'm over my running madness. I skipped my Wednesday run and took some time to rethink my running goals. They were just a tad ambitious. Too ambitious apparently for me! I'll run again tomorrow and take it a little easier than I have been. The p... Read more
I came to the realization tonight that I am pushing too hard with my running. I set my sights on running 5 miles and maybe someday a 1/2 marathon, and it's just not happening any time soon. I need to slow down the progress, or my knees and feet ... Read more