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Focusing on a 5 Pound Short Term Goal
Saturday, March 23, 2019      8 comments

Today I made the decision to log onto SP and set myself a serious short term goal. I weigh 5 pounds less than I did a month before Christmas. I dieted before Christmas and lost approximately 7-8 pounds. After Christmas I went back up, teetering... Read more
As Jack Nicholson said in the Shining, "I'm back!"
Wednesday, January 30, 2019      2 comments

I wanted to title this blog, As Arnold Says, "I'm Back!" but he said, "I'll be back." So, I had to stick with a catch phrase from a Stephen King novel. I never start a new year's resolution on Jan. 1st. I have to ease into my new year's ... Read more
As Jack Nicholson said in the Shining, "I'm back!"
Wednesday, January 30, 2019      6 comments

I wanted to title this blog, As Arnold Says, "I'm Back!" but he said, "I'll be back." So, I had to stick with a catch phrase from a Stephen King novel. I never start a new year's resolution on Jan. 1st. I have to ease into my new year's ... Read more
Bike Ride and Wishing Everyone a Great Day!
Sunday, May 20, 2018      5 comments

Getting up early to bike ride is a great way to start the day. 45 minutes today. Today we celebrate the Pentecost at Mass. I have a red top that I got at Goodwill washed and ready to wear. Have a great day!... Read more
Back to the Drawing Board
Sunday, May 20, 2018      9 comments

I restarted my exercise streak yesterday morning with an 80 minute bike ride. Day 1. :) My friends and I ate lunch at Postinos where I ordered a salad, Hannah's Fields, but sampled tidbits of assorted bruschettas and a grilled cheese. ... Read more
Day 28 Exercise Streak: Walking at Butterfly Wonderland in Scottsdale
Monday, May 07, 2018      6 comments

Odysea and Butterfly Wonderland had a another open house for teachers. This past fall we went through the aquarium but when we got done and headed over to the butterfly pavilion it had closed. So, we missed the butterflies. Tonight we went... Read more
Day 27 Exercise Streak
Monday, May 07, 2018      6 comments

I did only a little because I graded all day. When I have a lot of grading to catch up on I find myself NOT taking my bike out for hours and/or miles! I miss that seratonin rush the exercise of riding my bike brings on. I ate at Red Lobst... Read more
Day 26 Exercise Streak
Sunday, May 06, 2018      7 comments

It was a busy day with responsibilities and obligations from 8:30 - 12:10 (not including prep). Went to lunch and book shopping with a friend. Then I vegged out a little until I started grading papers. I was moving a lot. But also sitti... Read more
Day 25 Exercise Streak: Danced
Saturday, May 05, 2018      5 comments

I gave blood today. My blood is used for newborns and mothers who had complications giving birth. It's sent to a local children's hospital. But I felt drained today. I don't plan on going back to giving regularly. Just when there is a crit... Read more
Day 24 Exercise Streak: Did cardio before work and jumped on my bike after work.
Thursday, May 03, 2018      10 comments

45 min. so far today. I need to complete my skinny jeans calendar challenge. I will try to make it 1 hour with the exercise video and bike riding (45) plus the exercises I plan to add. I watered the school garden with the assistance of so... Read more
Day 23 Exercise Streak: Why Exercise?
Wednesday, May 02, 2018      4 comments

To enjoy time with my grandbaby! Warm up, hand weights, bike ride (4 miles after work), more weights (arm and shoulder sculpting), cool down... Read more
Day 22 Exercise Streak: Butt Blaster, Bike Ride, Abs, Obliques, Hips, Lower Back and a Disgusting D
Tuesday, May 01, 2018      5 comments

I started exercising before work by doing butt blasters. That's all I had time for because I diddle daddle, dawdle, and procrastinate. I worked late. Probably the 2nd to the last teacher to leave, did laundry (Did I mention that I procrastinate?... Read more
Day 21 Exercise Streak: Bike Ride, Weights, Cardio
Monday, April 30, 2018      5 comments

I didn't sleep well last night. I did some warm up, cool down, hand weights, and rode my bike a few minutes today after work. Going to bed early. Sweet dreams!... Read more
Day 20 Exercise Streak: 50 Min. Bike Ride
Sunday, April 29, 2018      7 comments

I rode my bike. Beautiful weather. In the morning. Exercise is so beneficial to raising seratonin.... Read more
Day 19 Exercise Streak: Bike Ride 2.5 Hours
Sunday, April 29, 2018      8 comments

Today was a beautiful morning to be out. I left home at 8 A.M.. I rode to the canal. There were a lot of people out enjoying the morning. Serious bikers, casual bikers (like me), joggers, walkers people pushing strollers, and a woman on rollerbl... Read more

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