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Getting back on track...finally!!
Friday, July 07, 2017      5 comments

Typing this on my phone while sitting on my porch listening to a peaceful steady rain... Do forgive typos! I've been sidelined for about 14 weeks with a couple of injuries which has totally sucked. Gained back 8lb which also stinks. First got... Read more
Four weeks already?? New Year and new focus!
Saturday, January 07, 2017      4 comments

Hello SparkWorld! I'm excited to report that I had a pretty good week. I restarted this "journey" in December after a wonderful family vacation where I had a fun time but also felt frumpy and "blah" half the time. It wasn't something that... Read more
Refocused and ready for 2017
Friday, December 30, 2016      3 comments

Hello SparkWorld! These are just some thoughts that I wanted to get down before heading into 2017--my goal is to look back upon this in a year and see how far I've come! I've been on SP since March 2009 in an off and on kind of way. ... Read more
New haircut!
Friday, June 01, 2012      6 comments

I went to a new salon down the road from me this morning for a cut and highlights. I have a little bit of grey mostly at my temples and wanted to camouflage things a bit. She did a nice job, cut about 2 inches off, and put in some highlights ... Read more
F -21 days and counting!
Thursday, May 31, 2012      0 comments

"F" you ask? Yes, F. For fitting. Wedding dress fitting to be more specific! Craziness. The dress is actually a little big so there are no major worries in terms of letting it out---but I want to be a little smaller before meeting wi... Read more
It's always a good day to start over...right?
Wednesday, May 30, 2012      3 comments

warning....boring alert....I'm trying to refocus myself yet AGAIN... I've been in such a rut lately and am having trouble climbing out. No real reason...just kind of "meh". Lately being a couple months. I was so close to my next goal of ... Read more
First Indoor Sprint Triathalon!
Friday, January 13, 2012      2 comments

Holy cow. I actually did it. Really. (whoa...) For those who have missed the threads....JennSwims and I decided to do a gym based sprint distance triathlon. I raised the option as more of a hahahaha....maybe? type of comment...and som... Read more
Building a new and improved me.
Monday, January 09, 2012      1 comments

Happy New Year! As I exercise each day and keep up with my slightly - pre - New Year's resolution of exercising just a little bit each day....I say "Happy New Year" to myself. New beginnings are always nice and I think we all are susceptib... Read more
Reset #2435
Tuesday, November 29, 2011      6 comments

Ok...maybe that is a bit high. But, once again, I find myself having to recalibrate this diet and exercise thing and get my head back in the game. The difference this time is that I've been getting some Intermittant exercise and have really o... Read more
I'm in a funk.
Tuesday, September 20, 2011      9 comments

That is all there is to it. I am definitely feeling the encroaching winter and the morning darkness is demotivating. I have wicked allergies and my head feels like I'm underwater. On top of that I'm PMSing with all the stupidities that entail... Read more
141 days until 2/2/12
Wednesday, September 14, 2011      6 comments

That is 141 days of awesomeness in which I will persevere through Thanksgiving, Christmas, parties, and New Year's....never mind the albatross of seasonal depression...and emerge pforty pounds lighter. This is a tall freakin' order y'all! ... Read more
Motivation...where art thou?
Thursday, September 08, 2011      4 comments

I find motivation to be a funny thing. If you asked me if I was motivated to lose weight, increase endurance, etc etc I'd say "absolutely". I think a mean motivational game. I'm fully committed in my head. Awesome...I can ROCK this. A... Read more
Tragedy. That is the only word. Some things just shoudn't happen.
Monday, September 05, 2011      10 comments

I've been distracted this weekend, I fully admit. I'm going through some long distance grief and have funneled my energies into unpacking and cleaning all weekend as compensation. This is good. I've also been drinking a bit...not so good. ... Read more
Not too shabby....
Monday, August 29, 2011      3 comments that is going to be a massively annoying earworm... (Adam Sandler, Hanukkah Song, "Harrison Fords' a quarter jewish--not too shabby!" ) So...first of all....MANY thanks for the comments on the last blog. I have been doing well b... Read more
A good day....
Sunday, August 21, 2011      6 comments

I have been way off the rails lately in terms of keeping any sort of rational schedule and exercise plan in place. The combination of the move, vacations, injury, and a really hectic few weeks at work has thrown a schedule/plan that was workin... Read more

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