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Thanksgiving and Meditation 2/29/2016
Monday, February 29, 2016      1 comments

As you can see I have changed the name of my positive points to Thanksgiving and Meditation. I think that is so much more appropriate. I haven't been able to stay awake long enough to type this in the evenings, thus the few day break. Than... Read more
Tuesday, February 23, 2016      1 comments

I missed yesterday. I was really tired when I got home....I had one main positive point for 2/22/16....the day went really well, no big problems or heartaches...not bad for a Monday Now for today (2/23/16) 1. Classroom stuff went reall... Read more
Sunday, February 21, 2016      2 comments

Today's positive points - 1. Got to sleep in a little then got a 90 min workout in. 2. Philippians 4:8-13 was the sermon today. It was a wonderful lesson. 3. Spent time with son burning the weeds and trees we cleared out from our fence... Read more
Saturday, February 20, 2016      1 comments

I saw this in the chat today and thought to myself that this is exactly what I need. I have had so much negativity around me the last few months at work that my cynicism has gotten horrible. So here goes my first day..... I'm looking @ the po... Read more
Escape from the Craziness
Saturday, February 20, 2016      0 comments

Getting to be that time of year when it gets even crazier at work than the normal. So the weekend is my escape until spring break in 2 weeks. It was too windy and foggy for a bike ride this morning, so I am at the gym for a couple of hour. I hav... Read more
30 Day Reset Challenge - Day 6
Saturday, June 06, 2015      2 comments

Daily challenge: How you spend your time can say a lot about what you prioritize in your life. Today, take stock of how much time you waste on social media and other websites. Could that time be better spent in a more productive way to get you c... Read more
30 Day Healthy Habits Reset Challenge - Day 5
Saturday, June 06, 2015      0 comments

Ok so it has taken me two months to get to day 5 uggghhh. The perils of being a teacher in a state tested subject. By the time I work out in the morning, work all day, get home and prep for the next day, it is bedtime. ... Read more
30 Day Healthy Habits Reset Challenge - Day 4
Monday, March 23, 2015      0 comments

Well this is going to be a hard one.....having an accountability buddy. My family is supportive but I know they get very tired of hearing out healthy things and trying to help Mom keep up with her goals. My husband is also supportive but I am tr... Read more
30 Day Reset Challenge - Day 3
Saturday, March 21, 2015      0 comments

Well here I am ten days later after starting this challenge and just up to day 3. I ahve only been working out 30 minutes a day, rather than the hour like I want. The specificity for my goal that this day requires is that I want to get do... Read more
30 Day Healthy Habits Reset Challenge
Thursday, March 12, 2015      1 comments

I just saw this challenge and thought it was a great idea. I have gotten into a rut like I usually do this time of year because we are on the downhill slide to the end of the school year. I tried to think what I needed to work on more and t... Read more
50 Miler
Sunday, January 27, 2013      1 comments

Did a 52 miler on Saturday. It felt really good. My time wasn't too bad..4 hours but I still need to work on speeding it up. I need to knock down the time for when I ride a century. I ended up with 121.4 for last week. I just need to keep it up ... Read more
Productive Weekend & Some Advice for the Struggling
Monday, January 21, 2013      0 comments

I ended up with a total of 89.5 miles for the three day weekend. My husband rode two of the rides with me. He usually rides behind me since I am a slower rider and he will stay in a higher gear even on the hills so that he still gets a good work... Read more
Getting Back Into It
Sunday, January 20, 2013      4 comments

Up until mid December I had been a little lax with my fitness. Excuse after excuse. Getting home late from work, having to get up early for work, papers to grade, my schoolwork, housework...on and on. I was overwhelmed with my new teaching posit... Read more
Friday, January 11, 2013      2 comments

Thank God, I was called for a full time teaching position the end of August 2012, but it was a bittersweet victory. The school I am teaching at does not get out until 415. I usually cannot get out of the door until 500. It is a 40 minute drive h... Read more
End of Week
Friday, August 10, 2012      1 comments

Made it through the week. Lost 2 pounds, which is really good considering I am on the lower end of my journey. I know the closer I get the harder it is going to be and the slower it will go. I just can't give up and have to ensure that I at leas... Read more

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