SLENDERELLA61
350,000-499,999 SparkPoints 355,639
SparkPoints
 

SLENDERELLA61's Blogs

It Takes a Village
Saturday, August 06, 2016      7 comments

ONEKIDSMOM already said it so well, I don't want to repeat in a weak imitation. Please read her blog. I 100% agree. So much so that instead of putting my money where my mouth is, I put my plastic where my written words committed me!! I joined Sp... Read more
Grandkids and Training
Friday, August 05, 2016      9 comments

It's Friday, and each Friday, the YMCA campers demonstrate what they've been doing all week again. Today I got to see Gwen swim farther and better than I'd ever seen her: ... Read more
Sugar Smart Express, Pleasure Your Brain
Thursday, August 04, 2016      8 comments

All in all I think Sugar Smart Express by Anne Alexander, editor of Prevention Magazine, a 21 day program designed to reset taste buds and reduce the desire for sugar, is helpful to me. In fact it is so helpful, I am working it for the second ti... Read more
Quick Phone Blog
Wednesday, August 03, 2016      9 comments

Here's Gwen pretending her noodle is a horse. While she swam I got in 4 miles with drills and good ST session. Haven't forgotten Sugar Smart Express. S... Read more
Too Tired to Blog This Eve
Monday, August 01, 2016      8 comments

Good run and good strength training today. Good second start to Sugar Smart Express, too. Will get rested and then I'll share more. Thanks for checking out this skimpy blog.... Read more
Name Tag Honor
Sunday, July 31, 2016      9 comments

Friend of mine has been making nametags for members of our Senior Dance group. Each name tag points out a characteristic or interest of the person. The name tag he made for my hubby is a picture of a bright shirt with his name down the tie. Gary... Read more
So Glad to Run!
Saturday, July 30, 2016      9 comments

Good, good day today!! Glad I followed the training plan and rested yesterday. Ran with my group this morning. I was out late (for me) last eve watching community theater version of Saturday Night Fever. It was great, but hubby took a wrong... Read more
Bonus Blog: Active Granddaughters
Friday, July 29, 2016      11 comments

Natalie on the beam with a one-handed cartwheel dismount. I would give it a 10!! Gwen was awesome swimming, too, but I can only get one pix to post. ... Read more
Rest??
Friday, July 29, 2016      10 comments

Training plan for today is rest and I feel like running. Oh, well. I am supposed to run 6.5 miles with my group tomorrow, meeting before 6am. My legs are sore, particularly my right calf muscle, so maybe rest is best today. Cannot ever remember... Read more
Today, Another Good Day
Thursday, July 28, 2016      10 comments

Decided I will start Sugar Smart Express again in about a week. Going to eat up the watermelon and sweet potatoes hubby bought before I start, but I am giving up (have not been eating since I got home) what Alexander calls SUS (straight up sugar... Read more
Last July 23rd Race Pix
Wednesday, July 27, 2016      12 comments

One last picture of the Watermelon Race last Saturday. I found me at the start line: I'm about mid-screen, lime green tank top and purple-blue run... Read more
Too Glorious
Tuesday, July 26, 2016      12 comments

I did 70 minutes of elliptical trainer, 5 arm exercise machines, and planks at the Y today. It was fun on the elliptical because I could watch 5 year old Gwen in her swim class. She's doing great! And I'm not doing bad either. Gwen saw me o... Read more
More Race Pictures
Monday, July 25, 2016      13 comments

Watermelon Summer Sunrise 5K Race #3, July 23, 2016 I'm number 526; the pictures are in reverse chronological order. We are just about three-quarters of a mile into the 3.1 mile race at this point: ... Read more
More Disney Pix; Streak Intact; Race Pix
Sunday, July 24, 2016      8 comments

The pictures from the Summer Sunrise Watermelon 5K #3 have not yet been posted, but more Disney pictures from our recent trip are available: The family meets Princess Aurora: ... Read more
Disney Again, Watermelon Race, Sugar Smart Again
Saturday, July 23, 2016      7 comments

I'm BAAAACKK! It was a great week away from home with out of state guests and extended family Disney time. Good time was had by all -- even in downpours or heat/humidity, for the most part it was a great experience!! ... Read more

« First Page 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 Last Page »