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Life's Ups & Downs
Saturday, December 14, 2019      3 comments

The past 2 years have been crazy.  Things have been so up and down, it's been hard to be consistent with anything.  Between family sickness and my own health issues, it has been touogh Unfortunately, this has put me way back with my health and ... Read more
Starting anew!
Sunday, May 21, 2017      6 comments

I spend most of my time taking care of others, but not so much time on myself. I have 3 kids, with the youngest being medical fragile and requires a lot of care. I also have to help my mother with her medical appointments as she is not well ei... Read more
One heck of a day...
Thursday, January 19, 2017      3 comments

It was been one heck of a day! One meeting after another and my laptop is having MAJOR issues. Looks like I will need to replace it as it is a must for my job. Thankfully I had a nurse for my daughter for 12 hours today... that helped ... Read more
New Goals
Monday, January 16, 2017      3 comments

Since the Holiday Challenge ended, I have decided to keep going as my ultimate goal is to get under 20% body fat and to be fit, healthy and strong. So with that in mind, I have come up with a new goal to work toward... Long Term Goal: ... Read more
Holiday Challenge
Tuesday, January 10, 2017      7 comments

I just completed a 7 week Holiday Challenge to help keep me on track during the holidays. I am very happy to report... I have LOST a total of 7.6 lbs, and LOST 6% body fat, total fat weight LOST was 10 lbs and I GAINED 2.40 lbs in lean weight! ... Read more
Week 1 - 2017
Monday, January 09, 2017      5 comments

So my first week into 2017 was a successful one. I was able to drop the weight I had gained the previous week (enjoying too many goodies for the holidays). I had to slow down my walking and exercise a bit as my hip flexors were screaming that ... Read more
Another Race
Wednesday, April 20, 2016      6 comments

I am a little late posting (ok... a lot late), but here's a pic of my daughter and I at an Easter Egg Hunt Run. It was a super hilly course, but lots of fun. ... Read more
Saturday, March 26, 2016      10 comments

One of my goals for 206 is to run 25 races. It's been a little bit of a slow start as I don't have full nursing coverage for my medical needs child. But I have completed a few. Here are a few pics... ... Read more
A New Week
Sunday, July 19, 2015      3 comments

So this past week wasn't great. Ok... so it wasn't that good either. I had to work 3 overnights in a row which totally screws me up. I have limited nursing coverage for my daughter, so I had to sleep while she had care. Unfotunately that mea... Read more
The Fight to get Stronger
Sunday, July 12, 2015      7 comments

My body started rebelling again about 3 years ago. It was like a reminder to me that just because I became healthy and was feeling good, that doesn’t mean it would last that way. You see I have Lupus and other multiple autoimmune diseases and ... Read more
Christmas Week Recap
Sunday, December 28, 2014      7 comments

WOW! It has been a LONG week, almost two to be exact. A week before Christmas, 2 (out of 3) of my kids ended up sick, each witha diffeent cirus. My 13 yo didn't eat for almost 5 days and my 10 yo is still having respiratory issues 10 days lat... Read more
Getting My Spark Back
Thursday, December 11, 2014      4 comments

Life. For the last few years it always seems to get in the way of my fitness goals. But I have come to the realization that my life is a little more demanding these days than even 3 years ago... For those who know me well would be surprised to... Read more
So I started P90X3 yesterday...
Monday, October 20, 2014      5 comments

So I started P90X3 yesterday... I have been in a little funk since summer on my exercising. I started working a part time night job and I have been having a hard time getting my butt to the gym. I am limited on the times I can go due to m... Read more
The Biggest Loser Run Walk
Monday, September 22, 2014      7 comments

I am a little late posting this blog, but it’s better late than never! emoticon The Biggest Loser Run Walk... Read more