So I'm gonna try streamlining my SparkPeople involvement, last week I had a little scare that I couldn't get to my email from work anymore! OH NO! Well it's back today, but really, should I be that dependent? I was going nuts on Friday. HAHA.
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Working Out feels GOOD.
Why is that hard for people to learn?
Sure, you have to exert yourself, but doesn't it feel so good to have done that? Don't you find joy in making your body move? I know I do. Maybe at first it felt strange -- I didn't want people seein... Read more
WE HAVE GROCERIES!
Hahaha. It was frantic -- I had to mail CLOVERR1's coat to her (oops - I have definitely done this before! Left things at my family's house or elsewhere and had to get them mailed to me!) and so I headed to the Post Office, we got eve... Read more
So far so good!
So my interview went well I think! Actually, I was interviewed by two members of the department, and when the first one left to get the other guy, he said you're doing great so far! (or something like that) So that was very encouraging.
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I am lifting woman, hear me RAWR! :D
So this morning I was feeling very whiny about going to the gym but I just DID it and I'm so glad I did.
Don't you love how you will always regret it and feel guilty if you opt not to go (out of laziness rather than a legitimate ... Read more
P.S. - Marathon Relay Results
They posted an "updated" version of the results with the lengths of the first 3 legs modified, but the last two are still the same. I am kind of ticked because I KNOW my leg was at least 8.2 miles -- I double checked the course ma... Read more
I have a confession...
... my food has been pretty ridiculous for the past few days! :P
But the good news is my body is now craving lots of clean simple food, so I'm looking forward to a positive week. No race deadlines to prepare for, just a lot of lifting, a ... Read more
GREAT race! :)
Not only was this race super fun, but I believe I received the most swag ever at a race... :D
We got: hat, gloves, finisher's tech shirt, and a medal. :D SWEEET.
Also -- some of the legs were not the length advertised... I should've r... Read more
Sondre Lerche... rules.
And this venue was pretty freaking awesome -- a very intimite setting, tons of small tables for 2 right up to the stage and then larger tables around and booths... it was neato. DH said he felt like he was at Austin... Read more
Just dragging a bit this week...
... dunno what it is. Maybe I'm just recovering from last week still? I dunno.
BUT! I did still do a short run today as planned, and I even had time to shower, put on some makeup, and get my lunch together AND get to work on time. :)
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I'm pretty sure I don't stink...
but I definitely didn't have time to take a shower this morning.
Hahahahaha. :D At least I was just strength training and not running so the sweating was limited -- and I had the opportu... Read more
Yeah, I know -- Dana doesn't blog for a few days and the world just doesn't seem right. :D
It doesn't seem right to me either!!!! :D HAHAA Remember my plans for cookie dinner splurge? It also was cookie breakfast this morning. :P But I'm ... Read more
Dana is POOPED!
Last night -- another nice healthy dinner followed by chocolate. :)
I actually was like - I want to keep eating and eating! And DH was like, no come here and sit with me and we will fill ourselves with comedy. :) hahaha And we continued to ... Read more
My boat got cancelled!
HURRAH! :D hahahaha
Normally that would be a source of disappointment and irritation but after this week, all I can say is... SWEET!
We were one short, so my coach gathered all the newbies in one boat and only needed 2 vets to fill it... Read more
It's my birthday! :D
And this is my 3rd one so far in a Healthy BMI range! :D That is SO EXCITING!!!!
I took the RealAge test again and my age went UP from last time I think -- last time I was a teenager, this time 23.4 -- still younger than my actual age of 27... Read more