I recently heard the above statement during one of my NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) socials. It was not an insult. The person who said this had never met me before this particular social. She had never seen me at my most obese. She wa... Read more
I have done absolutely nothing this week to deserve a one-pound loss. In fact, I probably deserve a one-pound (or more) gain. Seriously. This is how my week has gone:
On Sunday, I ran a 5K, pushing myself way too hard. I spent the rest of t... Read more
The day didn't start off too well, not with temps getting back into the 80s, my oldest son coming down with a stomach virus overnight, and having major cramps (sorry to the guys). But then I checked my email and discovered I was made Done Girl o... Read more
For my full race report, with lots of pics and stats and such, please see my post on my regular blog, Reading and Running:
readandrungirl.blogspot. com/2012/10/race-report-fe ast-of-heart-5k-2012.html
This post ... Read more
...when everything goes completely right?
According to my Wii Fit today, I'm down another pound, have perfect center of balance, and am 20 years old. I can live with that.
163 lbs! Only 8 more until I hit my first goal and the 100 lbs ... Read more
I'm here to celebrate! Yesterday, I SMASHED my personal best time for running a mile, moving from 11:55 to 10:33. Woohoo!
This is crazy. I've always been a very slow runner. I've been running for over two years now, and until the last two m... Read more
Other than my actual weight goal, I only have two weight-related goals left on my list. The first is to fit into a regular-sized watchband. For all I know, I may already fit into one. I haven't tried one on in many, many pounds, over 50 lbs, so ... Read more
Siclovia is a semi-annual fitness street festival here in San Antonio, TX. It originally came from Colombia, and our mayor brought it here last October. Basically, several miles of downtown-ish streets close to traffic, and people are encouraged... Read more
Yesterday, I got back to my weight lifting program after a week off. Part of the day's workout included three sets of 10 pushups. There are different degrees of difficulty for the pushups, and until today, I've just been doing the second-to-hard... Read more
Only 1.5 lbs lost this month, but I'm down several inches, and more importantly, the month is ending on four really high notes!
1. Earning my 90-lbs lost trophy. Yeah, no more elaboration needed!
2. My annual NaNoWriMo (National Novel ... Read more