A few days ago at the gym, I finally decided to weigh in, my scale at home hasn’t been functional for almost two months now, the batteries died and I decided that I needed to take a break from it anyways and shift my focus to working out and how... Read more
What I'm going to accomplish in 2011
This year I decided that instead of setting one or two resolutions that I’m going to go with a theme and have it affect all areas of my life. The theme for 2011 is “becoming the best ME I can be.” It’s a little on the cheesy side, but it really ... Read more
I know I'm long overdue for a catch up blog, which will hopefully happen sometime this week :) Since it's a new year, I'm ready to pump up my workouts and am looking to revamp my playlists! What songs are on your playlists? Or that you love? Or ... Read more
Looking forward to an exciting weekend + playlist suggestions?
Now that my orientation is well underway, and all of our new temps are watching a video, I can calm down…nothing like being told the day before that you’re going to be doing new employee orientation for about 15 people the next morning when its ... Read more
WIN Holiday Wish!
WIN Holiday wish: This holiday season I think that my wish has three different parts
1. To modify holiday recipes so that they are as healthy as possible, while still tasting delish
2. To partake in all holiday fun in MODERATION! I think th... Read more
Feeling kinda alone….non weight related
So yesterday at work, my boss and I were talking about the upcoming holidays and what time I want/usually take off around the holidays, since this is my first holiday here, and I told her that I don’t. She seemed shocked, and asked me if I took ... Read more
Tapering and my FIT test results
Can't believe that my next half marathon is only 15 days away! I can't wait....it's going to be fun, I'm staying in the city the night before and then the after my half marathon, so that'll be nice, I'm thinking of going out at nite in sf with s... Read more
Long overdue blog….
Lately I’ve just been busy, doesn’t mean I haven’t been doing well nutrition and exercise-wise, I have been pretty on point actually!
I’ve made it to the gym 5-6x each week and worked out 6-7xs a week, and I’ve been managing to fit in some ... Read more
If you’d told me a year ago that I would run a half marathon, I’d tell you there was no way that would happen….but it has happened! I can’t even put into words the elation I feel being able to say that!!!
Was it rough? You bet! Am I doing ... Read more
Well here I am on my 25th birthday…..
I know I’m long overdue for an update on what’s been going on in my life! Work has been busy, especially last week, as my boss was on vacation and I had to basically do both our jobs, which was a little crazy! But luckily she’s back this week.
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11.44 miles, signed up for another half marathon and my distorted body image
Let's start with the awesome news first! I ran 11.44 friggin miles this morning....we were out on this beautiful run and it was nice and overcast, and the amount of time that we were supposed to run was rapidly approaching, but the end of the co... Read more
Where did your journey start?
The question of the day from the Just Do It team really spoke to me this morning….sometimes it’s so easy to get caught up in the fact that you haven’t worked out enough times this week, or that you haven’t seen the scale move in a while that you... Read more
Just had to share :)
So today, I stepped on the scale and guess what?! Not only am I finally out of the 170s (I swear I was there for a good two months) but I finally am into a healthy bmi…..I’m not sure which one I was more excited about!
Now comes the tough ... Read more
One of my best friends, who lives in Vegas, has been going through a rough patch, as she recently split with her fiancé and it having a hard time coping with it. So she decided to drive up and surprise me with a visit! Unfortunately she was only... Read more
a long weekend and some things that have been on my mind lately...
I had a very nice three day weekend, and as they all go, I couldn’t believe how short it felt! But it was quite packed with good nutrition, exercise and fun!
Saturday I went on my endurance run, it was good but super hot! We went for just u... Read more