Good Morning all! Today started with a fibro flare up. Medicine and a heating pad are going to be my pals. Tomorrow will be better.... Read more
A turtle still gets there!
I'm a turtle. I'm slow at everything, but I'm fine with that. Turtles get there at their own pace and they enjoy the journey. Exercise is starting out slow for me, a day at a time, but it's getting there. After having my ankle replaced, I expect... Read more
I'm back on the elliptical
It has been too long, but I'm back on the elliptical after ankle replacement surgery in April. I made it 15 minutes so far today, and other than some aches and twinges, I think I'm doing just fine! Go me!... Read more
Good morning all! It's been awhile since I updated on here, so here it goes. I have moved since the last time I blogged, and I have resigned from a job I loved to have much needed ankle replacement surgery in April.
Now I am recovering, and fi... Read more
Hello All! I am doing good today, substituting HS math - Algebra 2, Trig, & Geometry. My energy level is pretty low, as I am not completely over a sinus cold that my youngest was more than happy to share with me. I am hoping to get back on track... Read more
Well, I am back to subbing again! I have to say that I took the summer off of exercising on the elliptical, but I moved from a three story house to a trailer, so I think that I got my workouts!
My fibro is off the charts at the moment, as we s... Read more
School is out and I am not working, so I should be working out more, not less, right? Then why can't I drag my flabby self outta bed in the morning? I sleep in and still have to drag myself out of bed. The elliptical is gathering dust, and my wi... Read more
5-3-10 What a fattening weekend!
Why is it that family reunions are so much fun to go to until it's time to eat? All the typical things were there - fried chicken, potato salad, green beans with bacon, sodas, cookies, brownies and of course, hours of sitting while you visit wit... Read more
4-2-10 Grouchy & It's Only 10:30
Well, my day did not get off to a good start! My 2 year old decided that he was not going to sleep well, and kept me up half the night. Then when my alarm went off at 5, I shut it off and went back to sleep. GRR! I got up at 6, took a quick bath... Read more
2-23-10 Not too bad
Well, I did something to my knee, the doctor says it might take up to 6 weeks! to heal because of my Fibro, but I am hoping for a whole lot less, like 2 weeks. She recommended that I elevate & ice, take Motrin, and gradually flex it. I spend the... Read more
Well, I don't know whaat I've done to my knee, but it's swollen & hurting like crazy. I'm sitting here with an icepack and have taken medicine. I can't even seem to walk properly. Sigh. How in the world do you lose weight when you can't exercis... Read more
Today got off to a rought start. I did not want to get out of bed, even though I knew I had to get ready for work, and I had to work out. It was, and still is, bitterly cold outside, and my joints were screaming for me to stay in my nice warm be... Read more
Hello all! Today has been a busy one. I got up at 5, did my workout for an hour on the elliptical, then got ready for work- substituting for the high school foreign languages teacher. After work, I had an appointment then church, so it's now 9pm... Read more
Good Monday morning all! We dodged the snow bullet around here. We got about an inch instead of 5-8 like they said was possible. More possible around 3, but no canceled school!
Got up this morning at 5, was on the elliptical by 5:15. Did t... Read more
Well, I slept in this morning since it was my morning off exercising at 5, but now I am wishing that I had gotten up and worked out. I feel sluggish and achy because of the weather, which is cold and snowy. My motivation is not high, and all tha... Read more