Two days until Thanksgiving, and I'm grateful for an extra day off from work...and it is just one of my favorite holidays of the year! The bummer is that our nearest family is 1000 miles away, and none of us are able to travel this year, so it'... Read more
This morning I think I had one of my WORST workouts since I started running (three months ago). I set out on a two-mile run outside. It was about 50 degrees out, so pretty good conditions, if not a tiny bit cold. This was supposed to be an "e... Read more
Isn't it always sad to return home from a fabulous vacation? My trip to Florida last week was one of the best EVER, so it was kind of a bummer to see it come to an end on Sunday afternoon. We had a BLAST at Disney World, and I would HIGHLY rec... Read more
Well, I've been waiting for this week to come for MONTHS. I am finally on vacation in my Central Florida hometown! It is wonderful to get a break from the stress of work, the Wisconsin fall weather (which has for the most part been drizzly and... Read more
Madison's second annual Gilda's Club Run,was my first timed race! I was so excited about racing that I was at the race site right when the registration/packet pickup tables opened up, two hours before the start. I got my things, and then took a ... Read more
You know, it all starts off innocently enough, with a bad day or a small excuse. In my case, my whole family was saddled with some mysterious illness that started with feverish-ness, then some nasty GI related troubles, followed by coughing and... Read more
It's been kind of a roller coaster of a week! I work in IT and my main client is upgrading this weekend, which made my work week busy, busy, busy. I'm also on-call this weekend in case any crisis should arise. I'm hoping that the big event go... Read more
This week marked a landmark in my Couch to 5K training program. As any C25K'er or C25K graduate knows, week 5 day 3 is a "big" run, twenty minutes straight. It's the first "long" run after several weeks of building up with shorter intervals. ... Read more
It's been quite a busy month for me! My time to blog has been a little bit scarce, to say the least. Anyway, thought I'd at least make an effort to post something new once a month on my progress, what I've been up to, and so on.
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I'm Christina, and I'm 31 years old. I have been married for five years and am Mommy to a very sweet 2-1/2 year old boy. I work full-time in IT and live in Madison, Wisconsin. I grew up and went to college and grad school in Florida so gettin... Read more
I have a blog about my Weight Watchers and Couch to 5K adventures on BlogSpot.
I'm sure I'll probably post some of my major milestones and accomplishments here as I go along though.
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