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Good Times
Sunday, March 22, 2009      4 comments

We had a BLAST at the Shamrock Half today. This event was a TON of fun. I have to recommend this race to every beginner runner or anyone just looking to have a blast. This race had it all... lots of fun runners (men in kilts), beer stops, live B... Read more
Heredity biting me in the dairy-aire
Friday, March 13, 2009      3 comments

Some things we just can't control. Heredity is one of them. Other things, like running your butt off... well that is something I can control. I've had an interesting week. My runs went really well and I worked really hard. I may have pu... Read more
it's not in my head!!!
Friday, September 26, 2008      4 comments

I'm sooooo glad I went to the doctor for my ear infection. While I was there I told the doctor how concerned I was that I couldn't seem to lose weight as easily anymore. I lost 85 lbs. 9 years ago now and kept it off for 7 years. I KNOW how t... Read more
Ready to lose the baby weight AGAIN... but where to start?
Friday, September 12, 2008      5 comments

So, I'm not sure where to start. this is my second round of this, so you'd think it'd be easy. BUT, i'm in a new home (out of the city and into the country), with another kid (even less time for myself) and I have no clue how I'm going to get ... Read more
Pregnancy Goals
Friday, March 21, 2008      4 comments

It's just one week until I get to the 3rd trimester. Time is flying!!! It's time to access my goals again. Trying to stay within 15-20 lbs. is proving to be somewhat unrealistic for me. I'm running and walking and trying to keep within range... Read more
The I-Can-Make-You-Thin Show
Wednesday, March 19, 2008      3 comments

I DVR'd the "I can make you thin" show and watched the first of five episodes last night. The first four guidelines are to: 1.) eat whatever you want. ANYTHING you desire. 2.) eat when you are hungry (do not let yourself get famished, don... Read more
Crappy Start to the Weekend
Friday, February 29, 2008      4 comments

I'm struggling right now not to down a plate of brownies. The day started out so great. I was looking forward to spending some time out tonight with hubby. We were going to go out for dinner. I was looking forward to this ALL week. I had ... Read more
Feeling like a record on repeat!
Friday, February 22, 2008      4 comments

Same old, same old. I came down with a fever and chills last night. I didn't feel like eating dinner and I headed to bed early. I do feel better after the rest. It's my 6th cold/cough/flu of the season since being pregnant. At least I... Read more
Amazingly Wonderful News
Monday, February 18, 2008      9 comments

Can you believe my blood pressure was only 110/68 at my doctor visit on Friday?!! I'm so incredibly psyched. I've gone from the 150/high 90's(i.e. danger zone) to the 110's/60's in the matter of a few weeks thanks to getting back to my regular... Read more
Making Some Progress
Sunday, February 10, 2008      5 comments

Just wanted to do a blog to thank everyone for their prayers and thoughts. My blood pressure is down to a safe level. thank goodness!!! My PIH (pregnancy-induced-hypertensio
n) panels came through last week (I spent a half day at the doctor... Read more
Alarming News
Saturday, February 02, 2008      9 comments

A couple of months of unsteady workouts due to morning sickness, bronchitis, the stomach flu, and several colds (I feel like I"m 70) has had a very negative impact on my body. Already at 19 1/2 weeks pregnant, my blood pressure is through th... Read more
Feeling Good
Wednesday, January 30, 2008      2 comments

Now that I'm finally feeling better, I'm ready to get back into my fitness routine. It's been a long drawn out month. I actually miss exercising!! I managed to get a modest workout in the last two days in a row. Whoohoo! I'm glad to be back... Read more
On a Sick Leave Hiatus
Thursday, January 10, 2008      3 comments

I'm now on my 3rd cold I've had since being pregnant and I'm only 16 weeks pregnant. Add to that the stomach flu I had before and then also the morning sickness, and that adds up to a very tough couple of months. I'm taking a little hiatus to h... Read more
New Years Resolutions
Wednesday, January 02, 2008      3 comments

2008 Resolutions 1.) To have a healthy pregnancy and keep my gain in check. 2.) Make time for me and hubby. 3.)Find more time to read. (I've lost this since having my 1st daughter. I need to make it a priority.) 3.) Keep up on working ... Read more
Feeling Yucky, but I'm keepin' on keepin' on.
Monday, November 12, 2007      2 comments

I was hoping to switch my morning runs to afternoon runs with the colder air. The problem is, afternoons are terrible for me due to "morning" sickness. I'm hoping by the time it really gets cold, i.e. January, I'll be done with the sickness ... Read more

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