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Already frustred
Friday, August 14, 2020      6 comments

I said there would be a story about a broken ankle and I said there would be a story about losing my Dad, but this isn't it. Right now I need to let out my frustrations a bit. Then I can come back and spend time thinking about those life chang... Read more
Guess I'm back
Monday, August 10, 2020      3 comments

It's been so many years since I've been on Sparkpeople. I had honestly reached a point in my health and fitness journey where I was happy with how ... Read more
The Ups & Downs
Sunday, April 19, 2015      5 comments

I cannot wait until I finish my schoolwork tonite! Then I have a week off from school. I am so stinking looking forward to some time where I can just stop and do what I want. Not what I have to do. This morning, I really didn't feel like... Read more
Different Cultures / Different Beliefs
Wednesday, March 25, 2015      4 comments

Today, my coworker told me that she just finished her 10 day water fast and was about to drink her first glass of tea. I was stunned. Of course, I needed to clarify this. ... Read more
Weight Watchers Question! Suggestions?!?!
Tuesday, February 17, 2015      6 comments

I am looking at trying weight watchers. I hear so many people have good luck with it. My issue is, I can't make it to any meetings. The meetings in my area are during my work day or at times when I would be at the gym. I was really hoping to... Read more
A entertaining tail for a leaky roof
Thursday, February 12, 2015      5 comments

My roof is leaking. It’s very frustrating and not a pretty site. But I’ve reached the point where I just don’t care enough. The 1st year, there was a lot of water. I had repairs done. 2nd year, there was some damage to the repaired walls bu... Read more
2015 another new beginning
Wednesday, January 07, 2015      4 comments

2014 was filled with accomplishments. Thanks to my running group at Creative Fitness for Women, I ran at least 2 - 5k’s, 2 - 10k’s, at least 3 - obstacle course runs, 1 - 10 miler, and 2 half marathons (even though I only consider 1 a test of m... Read more
DVD pre-order, now i'm over it
Wednesday, December 10, 2014      3 comments

A long time ago, I mean, we're talking many many months ago, to the point that I can't even remember when, I pre-ordered Cathe Friedrich's new program RIPPED with HIIT. I love my RIPPED class and I love HIIT class so I figured this was the best... Read more
Santa Shuffle and a funny animal
Tuesday, December 09, 2014      4 comments

December 6th, I ran the Santa Shuffle for the 3rd time. The first time was before I had ever started running. Thought I was in decent shape and that was not exactly correct – LOL. I was in good shape for my TurboJam and TurboFire DVD’s but no... Read more
Is the fact that I'm still in Halloween mode bad?
Tuesday, November 25, 2014      6 comments

I've been reading and seeing all this stuff about Christmas decorations. People are beautifying their homes with Christmas bulbs and trees and festive sparkly items. Well, I'm not there. Zero interest in Christmas. It's never been a super ex... Read more
My sick pup & Why I run
Thursday, November 20, 2014      3 comments

My pup is bigtime not feeling well again for the 2nd time this year. Right now she has pancreatitis and she is so ill. She has been throwing up and not so pretty out the back end and so tired. She has sad face on all the time. It’s killing m... Read more
The final half of the year Rock and Roll Savannah
Wednesday, November 12, 2014      3 comments

So my runcation has ended. I had a really great time visiting Savannah, GA and really wish my trip didn’t have to end. But the only way to pay for it is to work and therefore I had to complete the vaca to get back to work. Sad. But I missed ... Read more
The training and the eating - dum dum dum
Monday, October 27, 2014      5 comments

If you have read my previous blogs, I have my 2nd half marathon coming up. I signed up to run with a friend as more of a walk/jog/run type of activity to really just enj... Read more
More Running…
Thursday, October 16, 2014      5 comments

I had previously posted about the 5K that is run in my old hometown and I wasn’t sure if I was going to do it or not. Well, I made the decision that I am not. If I were going to be spending the day with my parents, I would have but I have oth... Read more
Non-Scale Victory! The hits keep coming!!
Monday, October 06, 2014      5 comments

It’s been a total win this week. I can admit that I was still feeling the half marathon high all week. It took the weekend but I’m coming back to normal. I’m still super proud of myself and still smile a little when I look at the 13.1 magnet ... Read more

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