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Friday, June 14, 2013      4 comments

This will be long... I am healing from abdominal necrotizing fasciitis (flesh eating disease)...it's been long and slow recovery, but I am doing so much better today then last July! One of the things I have learned is that I want to pu... Read more
Successfully navigated thru a slump!
Thursday, June 13, 2013      4 comments

Ha ha! If you follow my blogs you will know I have been in an exercising slump this week...but I made it thru! It's Thursday and I got up and walked for half an hour! I feel energized! Hopeful! Full of life! Ok, tired...didn't sleep well l... Read more
I'm slipping....
Wednesday, June 12, 2013      6 comments

I have been successful for five weeks...I worked out in ten minute increments daily (because who can't do ten minutes! And then ten leads to twenty or thirty)...but I started slipping last week...I got in just my ten minutes....then I started g... Read more
Camping Part 2
Monday, June 10, 2013      1 comments

So I was very sick last night...up all night....entered all my food from this weekend...surprisingly, not enough calories most days, didn't drink water, ate chips and pretzels for lunch yesterday...fried eggs, fried bacon...fried potatoes...cook... Read more
Went camping - no cell coverage!
Sunday, June 09, 2013      4 comments

So here I am...spent the weekend in the mountains, in a small provincial campground that no one else was in! Beautiful view of the mountains...took a long hike, put my feet in... Read more
Gone public
Thursday, June 06, 2013      2 comments

Well, I've done it! I've posted on Facebook how I am working on getting fit...I've committed to a 5K on 27 July and the Mud Hero on 11 Aug...I've gone beyond the private Facebook page I joined (8 of us, I seem to be one of the few who post) and... Read more
Sudden change of plans...how would you react?
Wednesday, June 05, 2013      6 comments

So if you follow my blogs...I was supposed to start bootcamp last night. At 6pm...at a high school 20 min drive away. My husband was working away from town but coming home...no biggie...except that he got home at 5:59...I didn't want my childr... Read more
Pulling the reins...
Tuesday, June 04, 2013      3 comments

I have my bootcamp class starting today...I know it's going to be hard but I'm so used to morning exercise that I wanted to workout this morning! Half of my brain is saying "go for it! More is better! Work your butt off (literally)!" But the... Read more
Start of a new week...now GO!
Monday, June 03, 2013      4 comments

Or not...I have been so tired recently! I'm getting pretty good sleep, but it is broken up because its still a chore to roll over, but not as bad as it was! I was feeling great when I was exercising...but sometime last week I crashed...I suppo... Read more
Ha ha!
Sunday, June 02, 2013      3 comments

I have nothing! I'm off to do 40 min of yoga! I start bootcamp on Tuesday (scared) and am starting the rookie 5K training tomorrow...and going for a 5K walk with my husband and dog tomorrow...continuing the SP bootcamp - redoing week 2 since I... Read more
June 1 new month new start refresh
Saturday, June 01, 2013      3 comments

What did I learn in May? I learned that I need to eat more! I was starving myself which resulted in body not releasing weight because it needed the weight to live! So I'm increasing my caloric consumption in June to almost 2000 calories on ex... Read more
Hello out there in Blogland!
Friday, May 31, 2013      0 comments

Hello! This is late in the day for me, I'm a morning blogger normally! I've had a good day, I did 20 minutes cardio this morning with the intention of doing more tonight...but I worked an extra couple of hours and have gotten home late...w... Read more
Still at it (third post with same title!)
Thursday, May 30, 2013      5 comments

So, I have had my ups and downs, but I am still at it! I do a little every day and it adds up! I am not committing to an hour long exercise DVD, just little ones...but 6x10 min exercise workouts.....is an hour! So I like ten minutes at a time... Read more
Weight gain - not eating enough and I am exercising
Wednesday, May 29, 2013      6 comments

It's hard to wrap my head around the concept that 1200 - 1500 calories is not enough to eat when I'm working out as much as I am! Plus, I'm gaining muscle (it's visible) so weight loss won't be fast....but to gain 3 lbs? That's depressing! Ho... Read more
I will not break my streak
Tuesday, May 28, 2013      5 comments

So I have been exercising for over 3 weeks...my longest streak ever! But as I posted yesterday I was exhausted! My husband has pneumonia so between his fever (like a wave of heat hitting me, bizarre!), his coughing, and making homemade soup I ... Read more

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