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Tuesday, April 20, 2010      10 comments

Ah....... that ever elusive balance we all strive for - and feel like we never find! How does one balance work, kids, relationships, self, family...the list goes on? If anyone ever figures it out let me know. But I think for now, ... Read more
Chewy Toy Tree
Wednesday, December 02, 2009      8 comments

Out of the mouths of babes.... So when I got home last night, my 4 year old's face was filthy! So I asked "What have you been doing darling?" She said, "I planted Duke's chewy toy. So we can row a chewy toy tree. Then he can have... Read more
Tuesday, September 15, 2009      7 comments

My first PTA mtg. Can I just vent? The reading of the minutes? Waste of time! Can't you just post for people to read? Going through and reading every committee and who the chair is? I can read! I had the handout why did they feel the need... Read more
First 5k
Monday, September 07, 2009      10 comments

Disneyland 5k Sep 5, 2009 I was so nervous! I'd fallen just the week before rock climbing and just 7 days ago could not take a single step. But I was walking with only a few twinges by the day before the race so I decided to go ahead and ... Read more
Darn Plateau!
Friday, August 14, 2009      6 comments

I've been stuck here since March! I've tried to focus on fitness and the big picture. I've set new goals to run a race. I've played with calories and changed my exercise routine. But I'm stuck - just needed to vent! ... Read more
Friday, July 17, 2009      6 comments

W - Whatever you believe creates your reality. Believe that life is a positive experience and it will be. A - Attitude is the magic word. Your greatest asset is your attitude. Be positive regardless. T - Together everyone achieves mo... Read more
Hundred Pushups - Starting Over
Tuesday, June 30, 2009      6 comments

Well I've allowed 3 weeks to go by and have not done any pushups. I tried to do the same sets and reps as I did last time - just 22 days ago. Tried set of 10 - Did it! Tried set of 12 - Failed - Only did 10. Tried set of 7 - Bare... Read more
Signing up
Tuesday, June 09, 2009      3 comments

What am I so scared of? I have set a goal to run a 5k this year and found several in my area. But I just never felt ready. What if I come in last? What if I can't finish? I'll look like a fool! So I've put it off and put it off... Read more
Hundred Pushups
Monday, June 08, 2009      4 comments

Well, I haven't done any since May 28th due to being sick. But it is time to get back to work so I am going to attempt to do Week 3 Day 1 again. Set of 10......done! Set of 12......done! Set of 7......done! Set of 7......... Read more
Day 7 hundred Pushups
Thursday, May 28, 2009      3 comments

I started with an exhaustion test and I can do 16 modified pushups before collapsing! Remember in January I could do a big fat 0? Then I did a set of 12, 2 sets of 7 and a set of 9! I'm getting there!... Read more
Day 6 Hundred Pushups Success!
Tuesday, May 26, 2009      6 comments

Hard to do on the road! Tried Saturday - only got 3 sets in before I was interrupted. But today I did it! In my hotel room! Set of 12 Set of 13 2 Sets of 10 Set of 15 Woohoo! Third try is the charm!... Read more
Day 6 Hundred pushups
Wednesday, May 20, 2009      4 comments

Set of 12... done Set of 13... done 2 Sets of 10... done Set of 15 - are you kidding me? I all ready hurt! OK - I'll try...... Sorry - I collapsed on 13. So.. 58 total! Not bad. I'll repeat on Friday.... Read more
Day 5 Hundred Pushups
Monday, May 18, 2009      4 comments

Day 5 Here we go! Set of 10.... Done! Set of 12.... done! Set of 9...... Oh my arms hurt - done! Set of 9..... done! Set of 13 - no way, My arms are all ready shaking...... done! I can't believe it! 53 total! ... Read more
Day 4 hundred Pushups
Sunday, May 17, 2009      5 comments

2 Days of Rest and Here we go! Let's see if I can do it? I got the numbers a little mixed up but I think it is close enough. Set of 11 2 Sets of 9 Set of 8 Set of 11 Done! That makes 48!... Read more
Day 3 hundred pushups Again!
Wednesday, May 13, 2009      4 comments

Repeating Day 3. Done - barely. The last set my arms were shaking on the final 3. But done and moving on!... Read more

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