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Tuesday, May 28, 2013      4 comments

Life has gotten in the way again; however I am standing tall for the first time in a long time. I have shaken the anxiety and the burden of someone else's addiction. This has left me me with the freedom to focus back on me. It ... Read more

enough with the starting and stopping.

Wednesday, March 27, 2013      7 comments

I've been reading some of my friends' blogs today, and it sounds like so many of us are finding our way back. This makes me happy and nostalgic of the great AB days. I am in New England, but I think it is ALMOST safe to say that spring weather ... Read more

January 2013

Saturday, February 02, 2013      2 comments

January New beginning, right? Tracked 24/31 days 77% Miles ran 40 Fitness minutes 1003 Strength trained 2-3 days a week Pounds lost 3 I had an added motivation this month, other than just wanting to look and feel better.... Read more

OCD: week one complete

Sunday, December 02, 2012      5 comments

It is so true, that once you start moving it is harder to stop. Week one has been a success. I have tracked ever day and stayed in range (okay one calorie over today). Let me say that again, I tracked seven days and stayed in range th... Read more

Operation Cocktail Dress: The pictures

Friday, November 30, 2012      7 comments

OK ladies, I understand it is "pictures, or it didn't happen" It happened. The dress arrived today and after a battle of who was going to take the pictures. We got them done. It fits. It zips up fine. I really like the feel and so h... Read more

Operation Cocktail Dress

Tuesday, November 27, 2012      8 comments

I took a leap of faith and bought a dress for a wedding online. Bought the dress without trying it on or seeing it really up close in a size 8. Size 8 pants are tight right now. 6.5 weeks to look decent in this dress. Plan: Quit ... Read more


Tuesday, November 06, 2012      7 comments

I turned 37 yesterday. How did that happen? I have a child in the elementary school I went to. I can quickly fall back into memories as soon as I step into the place. I remember pumping as hard as I could to get high on the swings. I reme... Read more

Confessions of a slacker.

Saturday, October 06, 2012      9 comments

I am nearing my 3 year Sparkversary and in the past two years I've gained and lost the same 10 pounds. I still exercise more days than I do not, but the last few weeks I go longer stretches without exercising. For someone who took my... Read more


Monday, June 18, 2012      6 comments

It is back. Maybe it is the summer months or the upcoming 1/2 marathon, but I feel it. I am back in high gear. It has been a month since I started circuit training and I look forward to it on my scheduled nights. I switch between the ... Read more

There is something about putting on my sportsbra....

Saturday, April 07, 2012      6 comments

I already went to Target and to the grocery shopping today. I had been to get my hair cut. I cleaned a wee bit and my hair was clean. It looked a little windy. I admit it. I was losing steam. Ask Kristina (Karvyo9/RunningChunky). I message... Read more

City boy joins his family in the woods.

Sunday, March 11, 2012      11 comments

I've been with my husband for close to 14 years. In those years, I have spent many weekends exploring the outdoors. My husband has never accompanied me. Even when we camp, he stays at the fire and listens to the Red Sox game on the radio. He's... Read more

My speed may count as

Saturday, February 18, 2012      16 comments

I love looking on Pinterest in the fitness search for inspirational quotes and pictures. Today, was no different. I looked before and after I hit the pavement for an hour. Something struck me though this evening. There is a campaign for P... Read more


Tuesday, January 31, 2012      6 comments

If you are like me, you set new goals up for each month. For January, mine were: January's goals were to push past 1000 fitness minutes - check! Do pilates 2x a week - check! Hit 50 miles -check, check, check Now, I have to sa... Read more

Wintery Weekends....

Friday, January 20, 2012      8 comments

I love my weekends. I really do. I look forward to that me time that the unstructured days allow. When it is warmer, I can count on some form of exercise outside maybe in the pool, on the road or hiking with the kids. It is New England here... Read more

There is NO blah in Anti-Blah.....

Monday, January 16, 2012      6 comments

I tracked every meal except for one and exercised for eight days straight. Yet, no loss this week. It was week 3 of going hard, and my body may be revolting. It has been a few months since I was exercising at this intensity. I also started a... Read more

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