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Accident
7/25/2014 8:27:03 AM,  2 COMMENTS

Elijah drank too much in the evening last night because he had an accident in his bed and ended up in my bed with a new set of clothes on. When...  Read more

DEEKELLYE

Possibly Stolen
7/24/2014 8:05:14 AM,  4 COMMENTS

Since moving I have noticed that there are quite a few pawn shops around here. I started thinking about going to one and getting money for a cou...  Read more

DEEKELLYE

I Was So Distracted...
7/22/2014 4:34:22 PM,  2 COMMENTS

"I was so distracted looking at how beautiful you are that I forgot my yoga stuff." That's what I heard a woman say today when she came back into the...  Read more

RUNPHIPHIRUN

School Starts Soon
7/22/2014 7:59:02 AM,  6 COMMENTS

I registered Elijah for kindergarten at the end of January and as of last week I still haven't heard anything from his teacher or the school. I...  Read more

DEEKELLYE

I Won't Start, But I Will Finish
7/19/2014 11:22:52 PM,  3 COMMENTS

A run in the rain that is. It's been a while since I've encountered one. Today's was a little under 2 miles, but it was still truly exhilarating....  Read more

RUNPHIPHIRUN

Days With _______ and Half Full
7/17/2014 7:49:22 PM,  1 COMMENTS

At the end of May, I eliminated the unhealthy behaviors I justified indulging in because of first-year teacher stress. Iíve been keeping mental notes...  Read more

RUNPHIPHIRUN

Conquered Fear
7/16/2014 7:37:12 AM,  5 COMMENTS

I have never been a fan of the deep end of the pool. Any pool. I don't like it when my feet cannot touch the bottom. Some part of my foot has to...  Read more

DEEKELLYE

2am Wake up Call
7/15/2014 8:12:10 AM,  5 COMMENTS

Yesterday was supposed to be day one of shopping. So my plan was to finish the list and go to the fitness center at some point before mom came h...  Read more

DEEKELLYE

Blueberry Picking!
7/13/2014 8:43:09 AM,  8 COMMENTS

Yesterday was a busy day. We went in the morning to pick blueberries. I was feeling conflicted. Half of me was like blueberries every where must...  Read more

DEEKELLYE

It Moved!!
7/12/2014 8:18:06 AM,  9 COMMENTS

It's Saturday and the weekly weigh in for the 8 week challenge. This is the 4th weigh in and the scale finally went down. For the first 3 weigh...  Read more

DEEKELLYE

The Only Thing Worse...
7/10/2014 10:52:09 PM,  2 COMMENTS

than a workout so hard it makes me feel like I'm going to die is a workout so easy it makes me feel like I wasted my time. I had 2 workouts like that...  Read more

RUNPHIPHIRUN

$25 For 8 Pieces of Fruit...
7/9/2014 10:21:24 PM,  2 COMMENTS

instead of $5 for candy. They were completely overpriced but totally worth it because oranges are not the only fruit. Guava, passionfruit and pomegran...  Read more

RUNPHIPHIRUN

Refreshed
7/9/2014 9:30:27 PM,  4 COMMENTS

This morning I woke up feeling refreshed and like I actually slept for the first time in two or three weeks. It was actually nice. I went to bed...  Read more

DEEKELLYE

Tuesday Morning
7/8/2014 7:53:14 AM,  2 COMMENTS

Friday morning I made it to the fitness center and was alone which is the way that I like it. Saturday morning I skipped. I got up at like 6:30...  Read more

DEEKELLYE

40 Days Alcohol Free
7/8/2014 4:15:24 AM,  3 COMMENTS

Today marks 40 days of no alcohol . While I've been counting those days, I only just realized that it's the longest I've gone without having alcohol i...  Read more

RUNPHIPHIRUN

Spirit Athlete: Eric Moussambani
7/5/2014 8:01:07 PM,  0 COMMENTS

After mulling over the idea for a few months now, I've committed to incorporating triathlons into my race schedule for several reasons. 1. I think...  Read more

RUNPHIPHIRUN

Exercise Moments of Bliss: This Week's A Summary
7/5/2014 7:14:42 PM,  1 COMMENTS

I've started to think that recording more of these moments of bliss will be helpful because I can look back at them when I lose motivation. There have...  Read more

RUNPHIPHIRUN

Today I Saw 129.6 on the Scale...
7/3/2014 5:07:06 PM,  2 COMMENTS

..but I wasn't standing on it. The woman who was was about my height, and seeing her made realize that perhaps getting under 130 wouldn't be a g...  Read more

RUNPHIPHIRUN

Tiredness
7/3/2014 8:12:03 AM,  8 COMMENTS

This morning I am tired. I didn't get much sleep last night. It was after 1 when I finally went to sleep. I read some of my book after putting E...  Read more

DEEKELLYE

Battle with Feet and Legs
7/1/2014 8:05:19 AM,  2 COMMENTS

Sunday night Elijah wanted me to sleep with him. I promised him I would last night because I needed to sleep in my bed. It's not that I don't wa...  Read more

DEEKELLYE

Way Too Early
6/30/2014 7:42:57 AM,  4 COMMENTS

My door opens about 6am this morning and it's not mom leaving for work. It's Elijah up and starting his day. Great. Just great. He opens my door...  Read more

DEEKELLYE

Exercise Moment of Bliss: Why Did the Turtle Cross the Road?
6/29/2014 10:05:40 AM,  2 COMMENTS

With about 1 mile left, I saw a car come to an abrupt halt, a man jump out of the passenger side, and run across the street to pick up and a turtle an...  Read more

RUNPHIPHIRUN

Sunday Morning Quietness
6/29/2014 8:39:50 AM,  3 COMMENTS

It is 7:10 and mom and Elijah are sleeping still. I woke up an hour ago and got my coffee and my shower. I feel so much better after I've gotten...  Read more

DEEKELLYE

Looks like I am Dizzy Again !!
6/25/2014 4:05:28 PM,  0 COMMENTS

I have lots of health issues and one of them is vertigo , which happens because your crystals get unearned in your ears. My mom had it ,I have cousi...  Read more

MBLOWERS

Better End
6/25/2014 7:59:34 AM,  6 COMMENTS

Season 4 of Extreme Weight Loss started recently and I missed last weeks episode completely because I didn't know it had come back on. It wasn't...  Read more

DEEKELLYE

Monday Morning Quietness
6/23/2014 7:53:33 AM,  5 COMMENTS

It is really quiet for a Monday morning at 6:30 in an apartment complex in the city. Elijah's sleeping and mom went to work this morning. She le...  Read more

DEEKELLYE

Starting Over
6/23/2014 5:57:39 AM,  0 COMMENTS

Le sigh Is there anything more disheartening than stepping on the scale and realizing you're heavier than you have EVER been before? Not only tha...  Read more

THEANDREAGAIL

Challenge Starts Today!!!
6/21/2014 3:47:46 PM,  9 COMMENTS

It's been a while since I have taken a selfie after a workout but there is my front and my back after last night's workout. I've lost a lot of i...  Read more

DEEKELLYE

Challenge Starts Tomorrow!!!
6/20/2014 7:32:19 AM,  1 COMMENTS

Last month my neighbor and I get into an argument over the kids and how Elijah doesn't listen and he hits and pushes her kid even tho her kid do...  Read more

DEEKELLYE

Up and Down
6/19/2014 7:05:59 AM,  2 COMMENTS

Last night I went to bed around 9 or 9:30 and fell asleep pretty quickly. Then at 10:30 I woke up because I had to go to the bathroom. Then at a...  Read more

DEEKELLYE

Wishful Thinking
6/18/2014 7:57:09 AM,  9 COMMENTS

I had let my neighbor borrow my Biggest Loser Boot Camp DVD a week and a half ago to burn and Elijah went over to their apartment one day to wai...  Read more

DEEKELLYE

Monday Morning
6/16/2014 9:08:15 AM,  8 COMMENTS

That's me. I'm a yarnaholic. I love yarn. I'm addicted to yarn. I can never have enough yarn. I finished Elijah's fire truck Latch hook project...  Read more

DEEKELLYE

Computer Problems
6/13/2014 8:03:54 AM,  7 COMMENTS

My computer has been retarded the last couple of days. I have three different internet icons on my computer and I couldn't get any of them to wo...  Read more

DEEKELLYE

Too Early
6/10/2014 8:22:25 AM,  4 COMMENTS

Mom gets me up at 6 so I can lock the door after she leaves but before she leaves she sneezes 3 times and out comes Elijah. 6am he wakes up. I'm...  Read more

DEEKELLYE

Been Thinking
6/9/2014 8:00:58 AM,  7 COMMENTS

I've been thinking about my food and my weight. I got on the scale on Saturday morning just out of habit and I was 212 (probably because of a mo...  Read more

DEEKELLYE

Super Hero
6/8/2014 8:55:05 AM,  4 COMMENTS

I filled out an application for a position in my mom's office. One of the ladies she works with started out at that position and then moved up a...  Read more

DEEKELLYE

Toss and Turn
6/6/2014 8:32:16 AM,  8 COMMENTS

Last night we went over to my neighbor's apartment and stayed until 8:45. At that point it was already 45 minutes past Elijah's bedtime. We came...  Read more

DEEKELLYE

A Boy and His Dog
6/5/2014 9:31:11 AM,  4 COMMENTS

Last night I had a bed buddy again. Elijah's stuffed dog Humdrum said that him and Elijah should sleep with me because I had a nicer and better...  Read more

DEEKELLYE

Bed Buddy
6/4/2014 8:25:34 AM,  3 COMMENTS

Monday night Elijah wanted to sleep with me so I let him. Neither one of us slept well because I have a twin size bed. My bed is barely big enou...  Read more

DEEKELLYE

Laundry Day
6/2/2014 8:08:34 AM,  4 COMMENTS

Monday is one of my favorite days. It's my laundry day. Elijah was up early this morning so I got an early start on laundry and I'll be done ear...  Read more

DEEKELLYE

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