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I love the bling bling....

Friday, January 11, 2013      1 comments

The medal I hope to add to my collection emoticonRead more


Friday, November 30, 2012      1 comments

These past few weeks have been a bit complicated; I have had to improvise my training schedule. The week of Thanksgiving my family and I took a 7 day cruise. If you think the Thanksgiving Holiday is challenging multiply that my 168 (7 days time ... Read more

When is it safe to change your weight tracker?

Tuesday, November 06, 2012      4 comments

I have wanted to change my weight tracker for over two weeks. Iíve been hesitant cause in the past Iíve changed it and the weight returned. I reached my weight goal of 159 while training for my 1st Marathon and have managed to keep it off... Read more

I came, ITRI and I Finished

Tuesday, October 23, 2012      2 comments

On Sunday, October 23, 2012 at 7:30am I participated in my 2nd Olympic Triathlon. For those who do not know; In June 2012 I was timed out of the swim portion during my 1st ... Read more

Sprint Triathlon

Sunday, October 07, 2012      3 comments

Today I completed my third Sprint triathlon. Hereís the good and the bad. .. Bad 1. It was cold (52 degrees) and I did not pack a wet suit. The day before it was 89 degrees 2. My swim time ranked dead last 3. In the last 100 yards I ... Read more

This is the first time I can even bring myself to talk about itÖ

Wednesday, September 26, 2012      6 comments

This is the first time I can even bring myself to talk about itÖ As some of you may know I participated in my first Olympic distance Triathlon on June 24. I knew from the start that the swim was going to be a challenge. I wasnít even sure I... Read more


Saturday, September 08, 2012      3 comments

Today I participated in "The Saints Back to Football 5k" it was a huge celebration. The finish-line was inside the Superdome on the 50th yard line. It was a wonderful kick off to Football and Running Season. I didn't have high expectation... Read more

Bridge Run PR

Wednesday, August 22, 2012      5 comments

Today I ran the Bridge in 27:22:58... My best time every. emoticonRead more

My first 8 minute mile Bridge Run

Thursday, April 12, 2012      0 comments

I've been a member of the Best bank Track Club since April 2009. Our club season runs from April to October. Every season I've improved: emoticonRead more

I'm still surprising myself, the possibilities are endless

Tuesday, April 03, 2012      0 comments

This weekend I completed the United Way 10K Bridge Run in Luling, La. in 57:47. Since my marathon I've been taking it slow, running only twice a week and no more than 4 miles. Several of my running buddies registered for the Bridge Run, so I ... Read more

I've wanted to post a BLOG since I...

Thursday, March 22, 2012      1 comments

I've wanted to post a BLOG since I completed my marathon March 4. I just could not sit still long enough to do so. So yes I completed my 1st marathon before I turned 40, a goal I set for myself 3 years ago. And yes it was everything I thou... Read more

I ran from New Orleans to Gretna

Friday, January 06, 2012      1 comments

For all you non-WHODAT"S. Gretna is a city the borders New Orleans. Reality I ran from the Algiers Ferry to the Gretna Ferry, which in all fairness to me is located in two separate cities, But the path is only 2.65 miles from one poin... Read more

"You run for you"

Friday, December 30, 2011      3 comments

On yesterday my husband and I was talking during the conversation he said " you run for you". When he said it I was a little taken back. But, throughout the day I couldn't stop thinking about it. Then something snapped, I could not think of one ... Read more


Sunday, December 25, 2011      0 comments

Today, Christmas Eve morning my Husband (Best Friend) ran eight miles for the 1st time in his life. emoticon... Read more

My Marathon Inspiration

Tuesday, November 15, 2011      3 comments

My Marathon Inspiration My husband had the bright idea that I should purchase some wild outrageous shoes while training for my 1st marathon. He was so right. The shoe... Read more

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