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Back on the Horse
Tuesday, October 08, 2019      3 comments

I was sick for most of September, and I am really proud at how I am getting back to exercising now that I am well again. I did Zumba before work on Sunday, and today I went swimming before work. This is in addition to walking to and from wo... Read more
Hiking at World Wisconsin
Tuesday, August 20, 2019      3 comments

I had a great time visiting Old World Wisconsin this weekend. I walked and got lots of pictures while enjoying history! ... Read more
Swimming, swimming, in a swimming pool...
Sunday, August 11, 2019      5 comments

I am enjoying life right now. Today, I hit 400 consecutive log ins to Spark People. Yesterday was August 10, and I hit 1000 fitness minutes for the month already! Yesterday was funny, actually. I went to Maxwell Street Day, which ... Read more
July!
Monday, July 01, 2019      5 comments

I can't believe it's July already! I gt about 1,080 fitness minutes in June. Normally in June, I would have gotten twice that amount. This is due to several factors: 1) Weather. It won't stop raining and this affects the time I ca... Read more
Dread
Tuesday, June 11, 2019      5 comments

Today is the day I dread all year round. I am at work. My parents are visiting. They are doing yard work at my home. There is no convincing them not to. It's better for me not to be there while they do this, because I will lose my temp... Read more
Getting back to normal
Tuesday, May 07, 2019      4 comments

So, I survived my medical procedure on Friday. Today is the first day that I am cleared to resume normal activity- but I was feeling worse on Monday than I had on Sunday, so I decided to sleep in and take an extra day of rest today. To... Read more
2,010 minutes
Tuesday, April 30, 2019      6 comments

I hit 2,000 minutes for the month! I have been so close, the past few months, and this month I made it. 2,010 minutes, to be exact. And I have reached 47% of my fitness minutes for the year!... Read more
Preparation
Thursday, April 25, 2019      4 comments

I am dealing with something medically. It means that I did not get as much cardio as I would like this week, and probably not next week either. I need to prep for my mom coming to visit, which means a lot of cleaning, and also grocery ... Read more
Canoeing!
Sunday, April 21, 2019      4 comments

I finally got to go canoeing this weekend. It was a gorgeous day, and I got to see so much wildlife. I saw: A cardinal, four blue herons, a wild turkey, a red eared slider turtle, four white birds that may have been whooping cranes, ... Read more
Asking for Help
Sunday, April 14, 2019      5 comments

Last week was a bad week for me. I didn't feel well for a few days, I was low on energy, and my motivation flew out the window. And I was having trouble getting back in the groove. So I did a hard thing, and I asked for help. ... Read more
Proud
Tuesday, April 02, 2019      6 comments

I am feeling really proud of myself today. I voted, then I cleaned the guinea pigs' cage, as well as their smaller traveling cage. I called the vet and made an appointment to have Luna the guinea pig's ear looked at tomorrow. (By ... Read more
Status Quo
Monday, April 01, 2019      5 comments

I am doing really well with exercise right now. I did Tae Bo today! And I spent time raking the yard and picking up fallen branches. I also spent time today to cook some healthy meals for the rest of the week. I have started my to... Read more
Update
Sunday, March 17, 2019      10 comments

I just had my mom visit. I did really good in not letting her derail my fitness program. We ate healthily, and I did my workout most of the days that she was here. She did some of them with me, but she missed two days because she wa... Read more
Grateful
Friday, February 01, 2019      4 comments

I have been literally in a battle for survival the past few days. With the polar vortex causing extreme cold, I had multiple appliances in my house quit multiple times. I kept restarting them until my gas meter completely froze, and I... Read more
Cold
Tuesday, January 29, 2019      4 comments

It is so cold, you guys, that our director is going to drive me and my coworker home tonight. emoticon ... Read more

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