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Making a 6 Month Plan May - Oct
Monday, May 05, 2014      0 comments

Ok one of the articles today is sticking with me. So I am making a plan and giving the details: What May's Goal is 5 lbs - 196 to 191 And here is HOW I am going to do that: Steps 7000 each day (increas... Read more
So how many steps to burn one calorie. Inquiring minds want to know.
Tuesday, March 04, 2014      1 comments

Since I got my treadmill I have walked everyday. My goal for the First 30 days is to walk or run for 30 minutes each day. I am happy to say day 4 and I am walking each day for 30 or more minutes. But now I am wondering how many steps ... Read more
New Treadmill
Sunday, March 02, 2014      0 comments

We'll I finally did it. Had a gym membership but that really didn't work for me. Trying to get there after working all day was hard. Once I get home especially in cold snowy winter is the last thing I want to do. I like staying home when I g... Read more
Long Winters Nap
Monday, December 02, 2013      2 comments

I think this winter instead of the "Long Winter's Nap" I am going to make it a exercise journey. For the months of Dec/Jan/Feb I am going to challenge myself to exercise more. Not that I did much before. No fooling myself. Time to do it. I... Read more
Spark Activity Tracker - Motivation
Wednesday, October 23, 2013      3 comments

I got my Spark Activity Tracker about 2 weeks ago. It came in a nice package similar to my IPod and also has an extra battery. From the first time I plugged it in - I can wait to see how many steps I am doing. My first goal was to get 6000 st... Read more
2nd 5k completed
Monday, June 14, 2010      2 comments

My goal was to take 4 minutes off my first time. And I did, was so happy. It was hot and humid which slowed me down some. A lot of folks struggled with this one. But I just stayed focused on my goal and me, kept pushing myself a little m... Read more
My update - Thyroid and Chiropractor
Friday, May 14, 2010      1 comments

Well I have been MIA for a few weeks and unlike other times I have been working hard to keep on track. I am exercising every day for 3 miles, weekdays it is a walk / jog thing and weekends it is my bicycle. I can see my endurance gaining stren... Read more
Thursday, April 15, 2010      1 comments

Last two weeks I was fighting my shoulder blade, had a feeling like a tack was being stuck in it - just a pinch. Well last Friday I couldn't move my head very well without having a sharp pain shoot to my neck. Got to work and called a local ch... Read more
Can't believe it!
Saturday, March 27, 2010      9 comments

Today was my first 5k race, all week I was thinking how can I get out of it. I asked hubby and friends to join me and they did. This made it difficult for me to back out. Normally I would have but I couldn't. I had to go through with it. ... Read more
MotorCycle Time again....ahhhhhh
Tuesday, March 16, 2010      0 comments

Just starting to plan a few trips for the year: 1) DC we will be heading down to DC in a few weeks, can't wait. Always wanted to see the Cherry Blossom and we will drive right down the streets on our motorcycles. Will be my longest trip a... Read more
Few things I need to remind myself everyday!
Friday, March 12, 2010      5 comments

1) I chew gum whenever possible. I must go through a half pack of gum a day. This really helps me trick my mind because I am chewing. 2) Cycle – know when my cycle is. This helps me stay on plan even when I have a pound or so gain. Th... Read more
P90X - Week Two
Wednesday, March 10, 2010      3 comments

Yesterday I started my second week at P90X, I feel strong mentally and physically. Chest and back - so push-ups and chin ups - I still use the chair to rest my foot on for chin up and still getting a great workout. I was afraid I pulled somethi... Read more
Fell off the wagon trying to get back on!
Sunday, March 07, 2010      2 comments

Well January and February have been a bust. Not sure why I do this to myself. Trying to figure it out. Went on vacation in January fully intending to use the treadmill...both of them didn't work. The day I was leaving to come home they broug... Read more
5K - To train or not!
Sunday, January 10, 2010      3 comments

I would love to run a 5k, I admire folks who are not runners train and complete a 5k run. This would be such an accomplishment for me. Not sure why I have never trained probably didn't know how to get started or didn't take myself serious eno... Read more
1/7/2010 The Good - The Bad
Thursday, January 07, 2010      4 comments

Well weight loss isn’t easy! I guess if it was I would not be over weight. This week I have been working on building my exercise consistency. I did that. I did exercise every day, matter of fact I did better than 15 minutes. Some day... Read more

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