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Starting Today
Wednesday, March 30, 2016      3 comments

This morning I hopped on the scale and discovered I gained three pounds. I know you are probably thinking, three pounds? Big deal! I was discouraged when I hopped on and seen that weight gain because I was in a team accountability challenge in... Read more
Wii Fit U - List of Games and other Features
Monday, January 27, 2014      9 comments

I just got my game last week so I still haven't opened up all the levels but this is a list of the games that are on there. When you log on, you have an option of uploading your Fit Meter data or doing it later. You wear the Fit Meter duri... Read more
Personal Trainer Day One - Wii Fit U
Sunday, January 26, 2014      5 comments

I got the Wii Fit U game last week and today was the first time I tried out the Personal Trainer section. I must say that I really love this feature as you can choose how long you want to work out for, Activity Level, and what kind of exercises... Read more
Eat to Live, Not Live to Eat
Tuesday, December 03, 2013      2 comments

I just read a Secret of Success where the author wrote how when she was a child and playing outside, she didn't like to come inside to eat and felt like it was a chore. Here's a link to her Secret of Success Read more
I'm Batgirl!!!
Sunday, October 27, 2013      3 comments

I bought this Halloween costume last month when I was looking for a SuperHero costume to wear to a race in Michigan in November and got to use it today. Anywhere5K was holding a SuperHero weekend in which you go out and run a virtual 5k and th... Read more
My Team Triumph - Canada's First Chapter and Race
Tuesday, October 22, 2013      3 comments

This past Sunday my family and I were lucky enough to participate in Canada's very first My Team Triumph race. This is a program designed for disabled people to be able to participate in running races or endurance events that they may not be ab... Read more
My First Marathon - Chicago!
Thursday, October 17, 2013      16 comments

I ran the Chicago Marathon last weekend and am an official finisher. We were training for it for awhile with building up our mileage but we spent the last 18 weeks seriously training for it. When my husband got home, he would get into his runn... Read more
Run For Heroes Half Marathon - Sept 22/13
Monday, September 23, 2013      16 comments

Yesterday my husband and I did the World Alzheimer's Run For Heroes Half Marathon. Both of us had some injuries with my husband waking up on Saturday morning with something going on with his knee and was limping throughout the day but he woke u... Read more
What Have You Done Today?
Thursday, February 28, 2013      3 comments

"What have you done today, to make you feel proud?" or as Mike asked me the other day, "What have you done today to prepare for the Chicago Marathon?" I was feeling lazy to do my scheduled Hills Workout and could still hear Mike's voice as... Read more
I like my Snowshoes! :)
Thursday, December 16, 2010      8 comments

Now that we have had more than plenty of snow (what was I asking for) and finished up all the shovelling and other outdoor work, it was time to break out the snowshoes again and play. Whew! It really is quite the workout, especially breaking t... Read more
Funny Cat Story
Friday, July 02, 2010      5 comments

We have a tiger striped cat who was the runt of the litter and we used to call him "That Runty Cat" whenever we were playing with the litter of kittens. The name Runty stuck, so we took him home with us. He likes to be an outside cat and w... Read more
Beware of Turkeys!
Wednesday, May 26, 2010      10 comments

I sure screamed today. I bought some new nordic pole yesterday for hiking and took them on a trail with me today to give them a try. This trail was kind of overgrown and I was watching out for poison ivy. I had just stepped over a log and hear... Read more
My Olympic Vacation
Saturday, February 20, 2010      8 comments

I never thought I would be able to go to the Olympics but my husband is a huge fan of The Games and as soon as they announced they were going to be in Canada, he started to make plans for us to go. We seen a Women's Hockey Game, two Men's H... Read more
45 Lessons in Life
Thursday, January 07, 2010      2 comments

I received an email this morning with this in it. I loved it and I thought that I would share with you. Hope you enjoy it as much as I do. ----------------------------
-- 45 Lessons in Life 1. Life isn't fair, but it's still good.... Read more