Getting the Family Fit!
Recently, I signed up for a 5K at my son's school, and decided to "torture" all my family by signing everyone up for a 1-mile fun run! My younger son has special needs, and is the only one who goes to school. The other three are home-schooled, a... Read more
Day 9 of 15 - Fitness Model Fitness Challenge
Today marks Day 9! I took measurements yesterday & looks like I'm down a little bit collectively, but weight was up 2 lbs, I think mainly due to eating poorly over the weekend. So here's my recap of the last few days:
Friday - y... Read more
Day 4 of 15-Day Fitness Challenge
I'm BAAAAACK! Well, at least for now. I'm working on getting back into being fitter... if that's a word. Not that I have completely derailed, but I've just been lagging along lately.
I've taken a long hiatus from SP due to life just being super... Read more
Reviving my Sparkpage.... 5 months of race reports.
Wow, this might be a long blog. Sit tight.
I've dropped off the SparkPeople grid for months... just way, way, way too busy with life. But that's not to say I stopped trying to be healthy. Although I let a lot of good nutrition habits slide,... Read more
My MINIMALIST MARATHON
I already wrote a race report, but I forgot one VERY IMPORTANT detail:
This was my first marathon in MINIMALIST SHOES!!
I ran this marathon in my Saucony Hattoris, t... Read more
Make It By Midnight Marathon - RACE REPORT!!
I FINISHED that marathon, made it by midnight, & earned my little tiara, YEEEEAAAAHH!!! I also had an AWESOME time meeting other Sparkers! WOOT WOOT!! I've waited a LOOOOOOOOOOOONG time to get this opportunity!
We left on Saturday morning f... Read more
HELP!! Pre-Race Munchies Meltdown!
Moment of truth:
My eating yesterday & today has been off the charts!!
What is it about running a marathon that drives me to a Munchies binge?? LOL Of course, I'm sure my body can use the extra calories starting in about 8 hours. But... Read more
3 days until Marathon #3!!
Wow, it's coming up so fast! I will be running the Make It By Midnight Marathon in Macon Georgia with Marathon_mom (Becki) & Runtrilaugh (Wendy) & a couple of other Sparkers. This is my first marathon Stateside, my first race after being back to... Read more
And My Body Fat % is..... (Drum roll, please)
I am one of those people that use a scale religiously. I have used the scale as my goal guide for a long time....
I know, I know, there are a LOT of scale haters out there. BUT I do realize that it is just a number, I don't base my life's h... Read more
No time... Having too much fun!!
So, Friday, June 22nd, marked ONE MONTH of us being back in the USA! Has it really been that long? It's almost been that long since I've blogged last too. But I have just been SOOOOOOOO busy having a great time being back, there just hasn't bee... Read more
My Insane Week.
Wow. The mayhem of our international move has really come to a peak this week!!! From trying to buy a car, to having to get a new driver's license, to trying to find a house, & trying to deal with borrowing other people's cars until we get ours.... Read more
Yep, that's right, folks!! After 25 hours of travel time, we made it safely to my sister's house in Port St Lucie last night at 10 pm EST. I can't believe I'm here!!! I can't believe it's been 5 YEARS since I have even been in my home country!!... Read more
T- 11 days - THIS IS IT!!
Things are 'bout to get CrAzY up in HERE!!! Today is the LAST DAY before our container comes! One moment, I feel like we are pretty much ready.... the next, I look around & see all the crap that's still sitting around, & I start to panic!!
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T-17 - MORE GREAT NEWS!
Well, we already sort of knew, and I already sort of blogged about it, but it's DEFINITE now!!
DH has been in close contact with his former employer for months, and they told him they had an opening they thought would be perfect for him in ... Read more
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T-20 - HM in VFFs: I did WHAT?!?!
Wow, what an INSANELY crazy, yet insanely wonderful & amazing day!!! I'm still so excited that I totally can't sleep, so I gave up trying.... (Sitting here @ 3:45 am sipping some tea to help me relax... maybe I'll get another couple of hours of ... Read more