A Big Thank You to the Team!
Wednesday, April 21, 2010      6 comments

I just wanted to THANK all of you who made comments, gave goodies and sent private email messages regarding my weekend adventure with KATMOMMA3, SEKSUNSHINE & MSWEEZER and the Race to Robie Creek 1/2 marathon. Your words of support and encourag... Read more
Passion = True Happiness
Tuesday, March 30, 2010      6 comments

Following your passion should be top priority on everyone’s to do list. It can be very scary and some of us will never move past that point. But with the fear will come excitement, joy and love of doing whatever your true passion may be. ... Read more
The 2 faces of fear
Monday, March 29, 2010      2 comments

What is fear – really? Fear can be a good thing. It can be a warning system. It alerts us in to potential danger. It keeps us from breaking laws and disobeying orders. So, in a way, it keeps us within certain limits. It’s what I call ... Read more
What my avoidance costs me
Wednesday, March 24, 2010      7 comments

I’ve read many blogs lately regarding the choices we make in life. Some of those choice cause us to “fall of the wagon” or fail. Some of those choices lead to success. Either way, those choices set the scene for the events that follow. ... Read more
It's official - 13.1 miles
Sunday, March 21, 2010      12 comments

For the past number of weeks, I've been very anxious about today's race - getting running time anywhere I could fit it in. I did a practice 2 weeks ago and with the mileage not quite perfect I managed about 13.1 in 2hrs and 42mins. So th... Read more
A year in review
Friday, March 05, 2010      15 comments

It’s hard to believe a year has passed. It’s been the hardest year of my entire life! Some of you may already know, but my mother (my best friend) passed away June 2009 after a 2 ½ year battle with stage 4 breast cancer. Her strength durin... Read more
Busy days lately!
Tuesday, February 23, 2010      8 comments

Hi all my Spark friends! I just wanted everyone to know I'm truly sorry for my lack of Sparking here lately. And I really miss it and miss the interaction with the teams. I've been barely able to tread above the waters. On a positive not... Read more
Worn out
Tuesday, February 16, 2010      8 comments

I’ve read & commented on some blogs this morning dealing with “falling off the wagon” over the Valentine’s weekend or just making overall bad decisions . I also came across Katmomma3’s blog “When things get rough”. And how appropriate that blo... Read more
Toot Toot
Saturday, February 13, 2010      11 comments

Today I have to toot my own horn! emoticon You see, I've signed up for a series of running events locally t... Read more
Today's workout results
Sunday, January 17, 2010      8 comments

As some of you may know, I've signed up for a 14K in Feb, my first 1/2 marathon in March and I'm joining KATMOMMA3, MSWEEZER & SEKSUNSHINE for the hardest 1/2 marathon in the northwest in April. Sometimes I scare myself and wonder what I'm thin... Read more
What is a workout?
Friday, January 15, 2010      10 comments

I printed the training schedule for the Race to Robie Creek and have been following it on my running days for 2 weeks now - even with the incline. Whew!! I went back to the website, read all the training tips given and was very impress with th... Read more
Mind over Body
Thursday, January 14, 2010      7 comments

I found a quote today that I think is pretty appropriate for a lot of us and wanted to share. “Now if you are going to win any battle you have to do one thing. You have to make the mind run the body. Never let the body tell the mind what ... Read more
Kitty Love
Wednesday, January 13, 2010      9 comments

I have to share what I come home to quite often. I have 2 cats, Mitch who is 2 1/2 years old, and Maddy, who is 1 1/2 years old. I adopted them from a cat rescue a friend of mine runs here locally. I've owned many dogs & cats over the yea... Read more
Drama in the workplace
Tuesday, January 12, 2010      7 comments

My continued homework assignment, so blog for today: Today’s been a pretty quiet day and I’m really thankful for that. I’ve been able to catch up for the most part here at work after a week with the auditors. Actually, it’s been quite ent... Read more
Just plain tired
Monday, January 11, 2010      5 comments

I've been given a homework assignment to blog every day this week. (Thanks Kat LOL) I don't think I've ever done two days in a row, let alone all week. My life is pretty quiet, thank goodness. No room for drama here. There's enough of that a... Read more

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