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February into March: A&I Challenge

Saturday, March 03, 2012      7 comments

My assignment: "February Into March" review February progress & set goals for March. February 2012 Wrap-Up emoticonRead more

Overcoming Obstacles: A&I February Week 4 Challenge

Sunday, February 26, 2012      7 comments

My Assignment: “OVERCOMING OBSTACLES ~ GETTING BACK ON TRACK” - We all have days when we face obstacles or roadblocks to our success. How do you overcome those roadblocks and start moving forward again. Share strategies that have helped you st... Read more

Lent 2012

Friday, February 24, 2012      2 comments

My mom asked me what I was "giving up" for Lent. When I told her she said it sounded like a lot, and I just responded that it's what I should do all the time anyway. So here's my list of things I have omitted from my diet started Wednesday ... Read more

Race Report: February 2012 Half-Marathon

Saturday, February 18, 2012      9 comments

I’ve waited so long to do this race report, I’m not sure I can really say much. We’ll see! We drove to Palm Springs on Friday, stopping at a few art museums and galleries along the way. It was a pleasant day. We got there just in time to pi... Read more

Goals for February 2012

Saturday, February 04, 2012      11 comments

Pretty much need to get back on track the rest of this month. Lent starting on the 22nd will make things easier. 1. Continue weekly monitoring of blood pressure with DH. 2. Maintain physical therapy schedule: at least 2x/week. 3. Stay i... Read more

Results for January 2012 Goals

Tuesday, January 31, 2012      5 comments

It hasn't been my best month, but it also shows me how much better I do when I track what I eat plus keep a normal routine for exercise. Travel threw that all off, but I'm confident I can apply my good habits and get back on track in February a... Read more

Race Report: January 2012 Half-Marathon

Monday, January 16, 2012      13 comments

I chose this half-marathon because of its route, one my DH and I have crossed every year since moving (here five years ago) on our Sunday morning run. I’d pictured him with our basenji, Alley, cheering me on less than a mile from our apartment. ... Read more

January 2012 Goals

Sunday, January 01, 2012      1 comments

1. Get regular check-ups and tests: Call to make appointment for January check. 1B. Continue to monitor blood pressure at least weekly with DH. 2. Maintain physical therapy schedule: at least 2x/week. 3. Stay in training mode=18-24 miles/... Read more

Best of December 2011

Saturday, December 31, 2011      3 comments

My favorite things about the month that just no particular order. 10. 2,348 fitness minutes this month! 9. Swam 5 miles! 8. Ran 95.29 miles! 7. Professional performance of Handel’s Messaiah at DIsney Hall. 6. Kept up wit... Read more

December 2011 Goals Results

Saturday, December 31, 2011      1 comments

1. GOAL MET!!! “Physical Health: Monitor blood pressure at least once a week to get DH to do his.” I’ve had this goal now for at least three months, with very little progress. For this month, I put a weekly reminder on my smart phone and ... Read more

Goals for 2012

Friday, December 30, 2011      1 comments

I decided to break my goals down into three areas as I normally do for my monthly goals. General Health: 1. Get regular check-ups and tests. --> ACTION ITEM: Enter the dates in my 2012 calendar when I need to make the relevant appointm... Read more

Changing My Mind in 2011

Wednesday, December 28, 2011      3 comments

I identified a few areas last January that I wanted to approach differently. Over 2011 I made real progress in altering and internalizing the way I look at some basic things. 1. Back On Track "Though no one can go back and make a brand ne... Read more

Goals Met for 2011 & Some Other Accomplishments

Tuesday, December 27, 2011      12 comments

My assignment for this final week of December: “WHAT I’VE ACCOMPLISHED IN 2011” – Make a list of things you’ve accomplished, big and small, this past year. I'm not strictly following these directions, as I want to revisit the specific goa... Read more


Saturday, December 17, 2011      11 comments

My assignment: “MY LIFE SINCE JOINING SPARK PEOPLE” -- How has your life changed since joining SP? What obstacles have you had to overcome in your own journey? Have you allowed yourself to lean on your SparkPeople friends to carry you through s... Read more

Week One of December 2011: Goals met!

Thursday, December 08, 2011      6 comments

I'm on track for the month so far. Results for week 1: 1. Took my & DH's blood pressure last evening. Sleep is improving. 2. Ran 22.05 miles + accumulated 625 fitness minutes doing all the targeted activities in my goals.. 3. Staying in ... Read more

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