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Missed one day

Saturday, October 12, 2013      3 comments

For 390 days I walked a mile every day outside and then I missed a day. Basically my horrible work life caught up to me, I went out with friends and came home to tired to walk. I literally completely forgot to do the one thing in my life that is... Read more

Shame on you physiology, shame....

Wednesday, September 25, 2013      4 comments

Well really it's me who deserves a bit of the shaming. Water challenge and cleaning challenge still in tact but I broke my streak on drawing everyday due to studying for physiology. I am not completely heart broken over it. It's just there is so... Read more

Easing into it

Sunday, September 22, 2013      5 comments

If I know anything about me it's that I don't do hard and fast, as evident by my inability to really kick start a solid weight loss routine over the past year. On my walk tonight though I realized the rest of 2013 may be spent easing into a heal... Read more

Celebrating a new year with family, friends and new challenges!

Tuesday, September 17, 2013      3 comments

Yesterday marked the start of a new year to commit to my walking challenge. Unfortunately I started with failing my physiology test (ruined my mood for a good part of the day, oh and this is after I stayed up till 2am studying for the damn thing... Read more

Day 365!

Sunday, September 15, 2013      4 comments

Today is the final day in my one year challenge, DAY 365! After I take my walk to today I will have completed one solid year of walking outside for one mile every day. It's a proud moment because in the past year my life changed dramatically for... Read more

Almost One Solid Year of Committing to my Challenge

Thursday, August 29, 2013      5 comments

When I passed 300 days of walking my mother took me for a massage. Up until then I never had a massage and I am grateful to her for celebrating my success. Now it's coming up on September 16th. On September 16th I will have walked outside for at... Read more

I passed 200 days!

Friday, April 05, 2013      4 comments

Oh wow. Today is 202 in my daily walking challenge. I finally celebrated myself with two very loving and supportive friends. On 200 my longtime, wise, delightful confidant took me out for a drink and raised a glass to the small meaningful change... Read more

Almost 200 days!

Friday, March 22, 2013      5 comments

In a week and a half I will complete 200 days solid of walking one mile daily. It's a small accomplishment. I just wish I could reach a little higher. Start eating healthier for starters and really stick with it. I want to report in six months f... Read more

Day 165

Wednesday, February 27, 2013      2 comments

Two blizzards later, I managed to maintain my walking challenge to hit Day 165! A friend once told me about a man she saw speak once who eloquently put into words why I keep up my challenge. In his speech about his struggles with sobriety he men... Read more

It's my birthday!

Sunday, February 03, 2013      3 comments

Only nine more days before reaching my 150 day walking challenge! That's the best gift I can give myself. Now I just need to add in something else to really lose the weight and better the person for next year.... Read more

Day 132

Friday, January 25, 2013      1 comments

Today marks 132 days of my daily walking challenge! Day 132! I am so excited to just think in about two and half weeks I will celebrate 150 days of my walking challenge. It's something to smile about despite all the other crap going on right now... Read more

Over 100 Days of Walking!

Friday, December 28, 2012      5 comments

Through the weather, holidays and getting my wisdom teeth pulled I DID IT! Today marks 105 days of walking a mile straight despite all the insane life challenges. 23Dec12 - Day 100!: I celebrated by taking my dog, Cami, to the plaza with h... Read more

Day 94! And 10 pounds lost!

Tuesday, December 18, 2012      6 comments

Ok it took me 94 days to lose 10 pounds. After all the crap endured over the past couple of months I am reaching over my shoulder and patting my back. I couldn't care less if I am five pounds off from my goal weight on the My Weight full report.... Read more

Christmas gift of 101 Fitness Days

Wednesday, December 12, 2012      3 comments

It's Day 89! I just finished my walk with my Catahoula, Cami, and realized Christmas Eve will be Day 101 of my daily walking challenge. I effectively gave myself for Christmas 101 days of fitness :). Now I'd hoped to lose at least 20 lbs be... Read more


Sunday, December 02, 2012      5 comments

As a young person most people described me as incredibly competitive. Indeed as a child if I did not surpass all my peers in anything and everything then I saw my efforts as abysmal failures. As an older person though I am trying to learn person... Read more

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