GOLDIN1's Blogs

Thursday, April 19, 2012      6 comments

Ugh, really frustrated with myself today. I had been doing so well! Lost 6 pounds in the past week. Did not have enough calories before dinner, went to grocery store and bought cupcakes for my son's bday party at school tomorrow. I thought I ... Read more
My half marathon
Tuesday, December 07, 2010      2 comments

The Rock n Roll Marathon in Las Vegas was awesome! There were over 30,000 people in the race. Lots of energy, people dressed up, bands along the way, fun, fun, fun! I ran a little, walked more. My time was somewhere between 3:30 and 3:40... Read more
Kind of scared about my half marathon...and good things!
Thursday, December 02, 2010      2 comments

I'm worried about the half marathon coming up this Sunday. Even though I know I can do it, fears still keep creeping in... you all know them, so I'm not going to repeat them, especially since I believe that if I list them they will all come to ... Read more
Change in perspective?
Tuesday, November 23, 2010      3 comments

Last night was the second day in a row that I went to the gym with one of my friends. She and I have been going back and forth committing, not committing, committing, okay, mostly not committing, to our weight loss. I knew I had to do somethi... Read more
Today was hard but I pushed through
Wednesday, November 17, 2010      2 comments

This afternoon I walked on the treadmill for 55 min (incl cool down)! After my 10 miler this weekend for my half marathon team training I was tired, sore and my left toenail was black and blue. I think I was a bit leary to get back to doing an... Read more
Small changes
Monday, November 15, 2010      5 comments

Tonight I went to [chain restaurant] for dinner. Had a steak (which I haven't had in a long time), steamed veggies and plain mashed potatoes. Ok, not the best, but not the worst either... In any case, my son and I got chocolate molten cake to ... Read more
New pic! aaighhhhhhh!
Tuesday, November 09, 2010      2 comments

So, I have been avoiding pictures (and full length mirrors) for a long, long time. The other day I ran/walked a 5k with my son. At the end of the race, he ran towards me and we crossed the finish line together. It was great, but I could not a... Read more
Carpe Diem
Wednesday, October 20, 2010      0 comments

Dean Anderson's motivational articles have really touched me. The following passage hit me the hardest: "There is much more going on inside you and much more to be won than a simple battle over exercise and weight. The difficulty lies in ... Read more