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The "Streak"
Wednesday, September 28, 2011      2 comments

I've already gotten a lot out of Spark People in the month-and-a-half I've been here. One thing I didn't pick up on my own is the idea of the "streak." I'm so glad I bought The Spark (Kindle edition for $1.99!!!). I've only gotten through chapte... Read more
The Bane of My Existence
Thursday, September 08, 2011      1 comments

Sometimes I really feel like food is the enemy. Working out everyday? No problem. Once it becomes a habit, I can't go without doing it. It's the food that keeps tripping me up. Last week was an Indian holiday - a weeklong Indian holiday, w... Read more
One Step at a Time
Tuesday, August 23, 2011      0 comments

I have never been good at breaking my goals down into small steps - particularly fitness goals. However, I think I have incentive to do it now. The first few days of September are going to be busy. We have lunches and dinners with family and fam... Read more
First Day of Swimming: Thoughts
Thursday, August 11, 2011      4 comments

Usually my day begins at nine-something. Today it started at 6:45. I really wasn’t sure I’d be able to force myself to get up and go swimming so early in the morning. It’s so much easier to just roll over and say, “Nahhhh, I’ll sleep in and work... Read more