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Wednesday, January 07, 2015      1 comments

Well, it has been quite a while since my last blog post on here, and I must say that looking over my old posts is pretty depressing. The past year and a half has been a time of personal struggle, and admittedly I got to the point where I c... Read more

Trying not to Wallow in Self-Pity

Sunday, July 21, 2013      2 comments

Hello sparkers, Well, today started out super late and I'm a little disappointed about that. I set multiple alarms this morning so I could get an early start on study... Read more

Must. Go. To. Gym.

Sunday, July 21, 2013      4 comments

Hello sparkers! WELL it has been an eventful couple of weeks for me, to say the least. I tried to convince my ex-boyfriend that "We're meant to be together and I love... Read more

The Diary of an Emotional Elephant

Friday, June 28, 2013      3 comments

So here we are, six months out from my last post on SparkPeople. Surprise, surprise. Well folks, guess what? I've gained about 30 pounds over the past 6 months, putt... Read more

Hitting the Bottom

Monday, January 21, 2013      2 comments

Well, it's been about 6 (ish) months since I have been on Spark People or put much thought into losing weight. Reading my last blog entry from the day before I started summer classes is kind of depressing, because I was making some nice progress... Read more

Looking to the Future

Tuesday, June 05, 2012      1 comments

I have so much going on right now that I really need to take a moment to sort it all out in a physical form (outside my head), before I lose track of something along the way. Well, I guess I'll begin with my fitness and health-related stuf... Read more

Week 2 of 5k Training Complete + June Goals!

Friday, June 01, 2012      1 comments

Well, I'll have completed my second week of 5k training after my visit to the gym tonight after work. Let me share my current progress with running and building endurance for my race on July 15th: 1. I no longer feel like I'm dying after my... Read more

Great Workout Yesterday

Thursday, May 31, 2012      1 comments

Yesterday was kind of a motivational turning point for me in my 5k training. I've been working on my running endurance for two weeks now and I finally don't feel like I'm going to die at the end of my workout, which is great! It leaves me feelin... Read more

New Shoes & Planned Parenthood Internship!

Wednesday, May 30, 2012      2 comments

New Shoes! Yesterday I splurged a little and bought a new pair of running shoes in preparation for my first 5k in July. Before I was just using the old pair of sneakers I... Read more

Week Two of 5k Training.

Tuesday, May 29, 2012      2 comments

Well, I blew it this weekend. I missed the gym on both Saturday and Sunday, though I burned a ton of calories yesterday going on a Memorial Day hike with my boyfriend around the Columbia Gorge. And what did we do afterwards? We went to a Mexican... Read more

First Vegan Week + 5k Training Progress

Saturday, May 26, 2012      0 comments

Well, about a week ago I decided it would be a great idea to captain a team for the Portland Be the One Run 5k on July 15th, which is working to raise funds for the National Bone Marrow Registry. I haven't managed to start fundraising with full-... Read more