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Well, here I go agian!
Thursday, April 22, 2010      1 comments

I was getting so much better with my left shoulder. Then one of my kids got independent and decided to make themselves a bowl of oatmeal 1 hour before dinner. I caught them in the act and took the bowl away. As my hand was in mid air with the... Read more
Life's ups and downs
Monday, April 12, 2010      3 comments

I am at the tail end of a very busy time of life. It makes it hard to keep up with my eating and exercise. I think for now I will just do good to maintain the 10 pounds that I lost. I am overwhelmed right now and just plain tired even when I ... Read more
Rehabilitating sucks!
Friday, April 09, 2010      2 comments

I am in the process of rehabilitating my left shoulder. I have a torn capsule and the capsule is loose. Every time I lay down, no matter the position, I feel pain. My favorite activity, swimming, is off limits. I can't do my fitness videos a... Read more
I am getting back to normal
Monday, March 01, 2010      1 comments

I am getting back to normal. I feel good and I am having trouble with the eating part of things. What I am eating is healthy, I am just not hungry enough to eat the required amount of calories. I am trying to do what I can with a rotator cuf... Read more!
Tuesday, February 23, 2010      1 comments

I am so excited that I am still seeing a positive change! I have been up and down with the program as life gets in my way a little. I am having to change my workouts because of my shoulder. I need to lose another 10 lbs by the end of April. ... Read more
Jump Rope for Heart
Friday, February 19, 2010      1 comments

I had so much fun at the Jump Rope for Heart event today at my kids elementary school! I supervised 6 1st graders ( including my own 1st grader) as they spent the last 1 1/2 hours of school jumping rope and chatting with their friends. I got ... Read more
Feeling real good!
Wednesday, February 17, 2010      0 comments

I am glad to finally be under 170 lbs. Some of my pants are too big and some are beginning to fit comfortably now. My winter coat is too big, but, I am not getting rid of it until the cold weather is gone. I look forward to shorts time and g... Read more
Yuck, Yuck, Yuck!
Thursday, February 11, 2010      0 comments

I caught my son's stomach bug. I don't feel like dying or anything. But, if I do to much or eat something other than corn chex, my stomach starts doing back flips! So, I am opting out of any exercise today and staying relatively sedentary s... Read more
getting back into running shape
Saturday, February 06, 2010      0 comments

I am trying to get into running shape. I used to be a cross country and long distance track runner. I consistently ran a 6 minute mile. After having 4 kids, I am trying to regain that momentum that I enjoyed as a 20something lady. I did a lo... Read more
Back on track
Friday, February 05, 2010      0 comments

I have had a semi bad week with being so busy that I can't keep track of things to sick kids, etc. I have been walking though, especially with the weather getting nicer. I have exercised so much that I can eat with the family tonight without f... Read more
I didn't want to do strength training today!
Friday, January 22, 2010      0 comments

I didn't want to strength train today so I took a long relaxed walk. The combination of being outside in the sun and getting moving made all the difference! I was able to get through the strength training today. I hope that tomarrow won't be ... Read more
waxing and waning motivation
Tuesday, January 19, 2010      0 comments

I have done one week of the program. I was gun ho and then it got hard for me to eat all the food that was in my day's plan. It is easier to get my 10,000 steps in since it warmed up. Tomarrow it is supposed to be rainy. I will have to get c... Read more
I am feeling it in my whole body!
Thursday, January 14, 2010      0 comments

I am on Day 3 of this program. Right now I can feel every muscle in my whole body! I am not in pain, just a little sore from using my muscles again. I didn't feel like getting up and doing anything outside of getting kids to school. In my he... Read more
Day One
Tuesday, January 12, 2010      0 comments

I went for a 30 minute walk. It was 53 degrees outside and it felt good. My goal for this week is to walk for 30 minutes every day. I want to get back to running so that my daughter and I can participate in a sprint triathlon this summer.... Read more

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