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I Do it Because I Like the High
Thursday, March 11, 2010      10 comments

Every time it's the same thing. to myself: Kelly, get your butt up and just get it over with. Just do it! Put on your shoes and walk out the door. I'm not someone who looks forward to running. I'm always wondering why I do it when I'm ... Read more
How About a 6K?
Wednesday, March 10, 2010      5 comments

Last night I signed my family (even my 9 year old son) up for the Dow Live Earth Run for Water 6K. Why a 6K? Glad you asked. 6K represents the distance that women and children have to walk each day to get water in developing countries. On A... Read more
Armadillo Dash 5K Weekend
Monday, March 08, 2010      7 comments

Friday: I was so excited! Chuck and I packed and headed to College Station. Checked in to the hotel and met the beautiful Shelley ( www.myjourneytofit.com/ ) and her sweet husband Jim at Luigi's Italian restaurant. Good choice, ... Read more
I Ran a 5K This Morning!!!
Sunday, March 07, 2010      11 comments

I am so happy to report that I did it!!!!! I'm going to do a longer blog post tomorrow with a couple of pictures but I wanted say THANK YOU to all of you who thought of me and sent me notes of encouragement. I'll just go ahead and admit that I... Read more
Just a quick update
Saturday, March 06, 2010      4 comments

I'm at the hotel in College Station. I got to meet my Blogger friend Shelley. She's so sweet and pretty. We had a great dinner with our hubbies and then out for frozen yogurt. Mmmmmm. Tomorrow Chuck and I will check out the town and the rac... Read more
Couch to 5K Update
Thursday, March 04, 2010      9 comments

I am so happy to be finished with week 6 of C25K! This is my last run before my 5K on Sunday. I'm a little nervous but I know I'll finish. It's kind of vain of me but I don't want to be last. I need to get over that. Today was day 3 of ... Read more
Ways to Know You're Losing Weight Without a Scale
Wednesday, March 03, 2010      18 comments

What if there were a terrible tragedy and all of the scales in the world were destroyed by terrorists?!!! emoticon ... Read more
Crustless Italian Quiche Recipe
Tuesday, March 02, 2010      7 comments

Monday was such a nasty, rainy day. Glad I didn't plan on going for a run! I know some of my hard core running friends would have gone anyway. If so, you're more dedicated than I. Did you know that there is a group out there that call thems... Read more
New Month, New Goals
Monday, March 01, 2010      8 comments

February flew by! I'm so happy we're getting closer to spring. :) In February I stopped weighing in on the scale. I weighed in the first couple of weeks but then I realized I was starting to obsess and gave myself the gift of no weigh ins... Read more
Do I Really Have to Rest?
Saturday, February 27, 2010      4 comments

I've seen it in all the books and magazines. They all say that you are supposed to take rest days. You would think that would be something to look forward to! Don't we all look forward to the weekend when we can finally chillax? Rest days f... Read more
Shopping for a Personal Trainer
Friday, February 26, 2010      4 comments

Thursday began a new week in the C25K program. Week 6. Hey, after running that 20 minutes all the rest is a piece of cake. Right? And week 6 goes back to intervals so no problem. And you know, it's such a beautiful day that instead on runni... Read more
Signed up for a 5K
Thursday, February 25, 2010      6 comments

Thank you all for the comments about meeting my goal yesterday. I felt like I had a little celebration party with all of you! And thank you for not bringing cake to the party. It would not have ended well. :) I have a bad habit. A sugar fre... Read more
HUGE Goal Met :D
Wednesday, February 24, 2010      14 comments

Woke up Tuesday in pain! That Turbo Jam did a number on my abs and back. It wasn't an injury pain in my back but a muscle soreness. My back! That's not exactly an area I think about working out but it sure got it yesterday. Breakfast: CarbC... Read more
San Antonio Pics and Monday Journal
Tuesday, February 23, 2010      4 comments

(is the glass half full or half empty? Just give me another! LOL) ... Read more
Getting Back on Track
Monday, February 22, 2010      4 comments

The mini vacation to San Antonio was a blast. We were busy the entire time so now that I'm home I'm exhausted. I need a couple of days to recover. We walked a lot, took a boat ride, went on a ghost tour, ate a lot of decadent food and wen... Read more

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