Am I being Punished?
Monday, June 25, 2012      8 comments

Yay! My legs are finally starting to feel better! Hold on, don't get too excited. While out on the boat with my family yesterday I lost a shoe while I was helping my son in the boat and put my foot down on a bed of oysters. For those o... Read more
Strength Training is the New Cardio.
Thursday, June 21, 2012      5 comments

I have not blogged in a long time. Some of you may have noticed from my status updates that I injured both my legs in a water ski fall. Basically I pulled both my hamstrings, and the tendon that runs from your groin to your thigh. OUCH! Do... Read more
Where To Begin?
Thursday, February 23, 2012      5 comments

This blog my be a little all over the place, so let my apologize right from the start! I was looking back on blogs from last year and came across one where I finally got out of the 170"s. I was PSYCHED and vowed to never, ever return there ... Read more
Not Liking this Sad, Unmotivated, Lazy Self.
Tuesday, January 31, 2012      2 comments

It has been a rough start to 2012. Losing my grandma tool a bigger toll on me than I expected. I found myself in a funk for the last 2-3 weeks. Not exercising, eating poorly, no energy. Time to snap out of it! I feel my best when I work o... Read more
Off Track Already?
Tuesday, January 10, 2012      8 comments

UGHHGHUHHGHHGG!!!!! Sorry, I feel better now. I stepped on the scale today. up 9 pounds. What? I should have expeced it, but it still about knocked me down. In my last blog I spoke of the 12 week challenge I was doing. Well, th... Read more
My 12 week Plan
Thursday, January 05, 2012      3 comments

Those that know me, know that I do not have much success unless I am training for something or have a plan to follow. Originally my plan was to repeat the Marine-led bootcamp I did this time last year. It was an intense workout three times a wee... Read more
I am now a Half-Marathoner!!!
Monday, December 12, 2011      14 comments

You know those mornings when you wake up and feel awesome, ready to conquer the world? Well, that is NOT how I felt when I woke up saturday morning. My nose was stuffy and I was tired from not sleeping well. My race anxiety combined with my 3 ye... Read more
What If I Finish Last?
Wednesday, November 30, 2011      6 comments

If I am blogging mid-week, this is a real concern for me. I am scared of finishing dead last next weekend in my half-marathon. I had set a goal of running the entire time, no matter how long it took. I wanted to just keep running. With the... Read more
Training Blog- Way Off This Week and NEED ADVICE!
Monday, November 28, 2011      1 comments

As the title states, my training was way off this week. I was battling a cold and upper respiratory issues, and schedule changes due to the Thanksgiving holiday. With that said, I am happy this past week is over, and ready to move on to a more p... Read more
Training Blog
Monday, November 21, 2011      3 comments

Sunday- rest Monday- 4 miles Tuesday- 4 miles Wednesday- rest Thursday- 9 miles and 1 hour of body flow Friday- rest Saturday- rest ... Read more
Busy Busy Busy!
Monday, November 14, 2011      1 comments

I hate when I feel like life is so busy that I don't have time to get my blogs in. Even as I write this, I feel as I am rushing because I have to get a shower, and get to thr grocery store before i pick up my youngest from preschool. I fee... Read more
Training Blog
Monday, November 07, 2011      1 comments

Not much to report on this past week. I was a little slack on the running... Sunday- rest Monday- rest Tuesday- ran 3 miles Wednesday- ran 4 miles Thursday- 1 hr of body flow Friday- 7 miles Saturday- rest This week is alre... Read more
Unexpected 5k equals PR!!!
Tuesday, November 01, 2011      4 comments

This blog is a little late in being posted. Sunday and Monday were filled up with Halloween activities. Now that the holiday is over I hope to get back on track (and stop eating so much candy!) I was playing on facebook Saturday morning an... Read more
1/2 Marathon Here I Come!
Monday, October 24, 2011      3 comments

I actually signed up for the half-marathon. It will be december 10, and I am super excited and super nervous. It is an in-town race, so no traveling will be required. My friend's husband signed up to do it with me, although I think the only time... Read more
A Week Full of Lysol, Hand Sanitizer, and Why Running is SO Hard For Me.
Sunday, October 16, 2011      2 comments

It's hard to believe that I have been training for the half-marathon for 6 weeks now. It has been challenging, but I am determined not to give up. What I find hard about running is the mental aspect. You are by yourself out there. No one is chee... Read more

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