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Second (third...fourth...) Chances: A Hopeful New Year
Sunday, January 01, 2012      0 comments

I'm a bit upset with myself for falling off the wagon, yet again. It happens every year though. I do great with my diet/exercise until September rolls around. Fall quarter is a super-busy time at work, and I never have time to even wash dishe... Read more
Week 2, 11 miles logged, big smiles all around
Saturday, July 02, 2011      2 comments

Whew! Since I ran about 10 miles last week, I wanted to add my 10% and log 11 miles this week. It didn't look like I was going to be able to. This week was crazy busy. I had to work. Also, I ran around a lot. Hubby and I bought kay... Read more
I'm not listening!!!
Saturday, June 25, 2011      2 comments

I have until September to train for the Warrior Dash, but I seem to be pushing myself a bit hard already. This is typical for me--I get excited about something, jump into it wholeheartedly, and then zonk out after a few weeks. I do this with e... Read more
Sunday, June 19, 2011      3 comments

I was really hoping that this year would be the year my hubby would get to celebrate Father's Day. The years are quickly slipping by us, but I guess the only thing I can do is pray that next year will be our year. I did have a good v... Read more
Advice from a Craigslist Friend
Saturday, June 18, 2011      4 comments

I feel like I've had a pretty successful day today. I ran with my friend Rocky again (we finished five minutes quicker than last week--woot!) and then I came home and did P90X. Ug. This isn't a workout routine I'll do everyday, for sure, beca... Read more
It's time to get seriously serious!
Tuesday, June 14, 2011      1 comments

This week is my break week from work. I had intentions of starting my summer workout plan and going to Whole Foods and Trader Joe's to revamp my diet. So far, neither of these has happened, but I'm still on track (not sure where this track is ... Read more
I'm going to be a Dashing Warrior!
Saturday, June 11, 2011      2 comments

I had a great run this morning. I am not much of a runner, but I am blessed to have a good friend, Rocky, to run with. Usually, we try to have a standing date to run on Saturday mornings. Unfortunately, it had been awhile since we ran because... Read more
That perfect person...
Saturday, June 04, 2011      4 comments

I have a family member that I am jealous of. Not her brain, not her job, not her friends, but her appearance. I don't know if anyone else ever feels this way, but she makes me feel very inadequate in the way I look. I'm not high mainten... Read more