Oh what a feeling...
...and not a good one!
OK, so 7/1 I started to put more focus on me again...getting more consistent and higher intensity workouts in, trying to eat better, etc. Soooo...it lasted until the 4th HAHAHA! Quite a record there, let me tell you. ... Read more
OK, so kind of lame on the blog title, but whatever...I guess I'm not feeling all that creative at the moment. I just wanted to post a little update on how the first three days of July have gone.
So, I'll get the what I "didn't" do out of t... Read more
First day of a new month. First day of a new me. Well, not really. I really started this journey several years ago. So it's not like completely starting over. I've learned a lot and maintained many things, but have let some things slip. The last... Read more
Today is the 25th anniversary of the day my hubby and I each said "I do"!
While 25 years sounds like a ... Read more
Noticing the little things...
So, like I've mentioned to many of my friends and family as well as constantly remind myself...we need to pay attention to the small things while on this journey. So, I didn't have a big change on the scale...no "biggest loser" 5, 10, or 15 lb ... Read more
In like a lamb...
So, anyone else know that old wive's tale about March..."In like a lamb, out like a lion or In like a lion, out like a lamb"?
Well, weather-wise, we are being treated with fairly "lambish" weather! Yeah, we got a boat-load of rain yesterday... Read more
Pulling in the reins...
...on my brain!
So, I've gotten a good kick of motivation lately and my mind is like a whirlwind...... Read more
Explaining the 12356
1 - This is for me. I am 1. I am an individual. I am learning that I myself am important. I am worthy. I am a child of God. I am a daughter, wife, mother, Godmother, aunt, sister, sister-in-law, niece, and great aunt. I have my own thoughts, fee... Read more
Potato chips are not good fuel for a workout
Just in case anyone was wondering...
Yesterday was supposed to be my walk/jog interval day, but I woke up in a mental funk and skipped my morning workout. Long story short...ended up at the grocery store, bought chips, ate some felt better,... Read more
Re-starting my love-hate relationship with my treadmill
I love the fact that my treadmill is right in my basement...I can use it any time of day or night, regardless of the weather.
I hate how boring it is.
I hate that I feel so self-conscious running outside. Why do I think that my neighbors ... Read more
My new favorite running shoes & how I tie them
OK, well I don't typically like to advertise for any company (particularly for free hahaha), but I have to say I really like the new Reebok RealFlex running shoes. They are the lightest things on the planet and I definitely run more naturally, a... Read more
~ Why do people think my yard is their garbage dump?
~ Why does the dog always leave at least one pile of poop under the clothes line?
~ Why do people say they'll do something and then not? Really - can't you just say what you really f... Read more
My Action-Packed adventure vacation!
So my husband and I decided to take our "baby" and a friend of his, who both just graduated from high school, on a little mountain vacation.
With a 14 hr drive from western PA to northern Maine, we left on a Friday after work, stayed in CT ... Read more
A good reminder
OK, so I thought even though I couldn't find a job related to my degree that I was ready to go back to work and it didn't matter what it was. So, after filling out several online applications, the only place to get back to me was Lowe's...for a ... Read more
A new day
I almost titled this blog "starting over...again". After I thought about it a little, every new day is almost like starting over. Granted we don't restart at the same weight every day and hopefully we've learned a little bit more each day, parti... Read more