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Spring Run
Saturday, April 06, 2019      1 comments

Beautiful Spring day with temps in 70s. Heading to my favorite place for a two hour run!... Read more
When you lose your Mojo, Books - State of Slim and My Life Living with a Navy Seal get me refocused
Thursday, February 28, 2019      3 comments

QOTD: When you lose your mojo, what do you do to refocus or get back on track again? I’m still exercising but have lost my discipline on food that I had the first 5-6 weeks of the year. Vacation and the job change temporarily turned my foc... Read more
Feb 1 Runners Vs Gunners Weight Loss Challenge update
Sunday, February 03, 2019      7 comments

Feb 1 - Weight Loss Update My brother, Gary -10.638% (former collegiate basketball athlete) Me - 8.763% (former collegiate cross country athlete) Round 1 I paid Gary $100 for the highest percentage wei... Read more
Runners vs Gunners Challenge
Thursday, January 10, 2019      1 comments

January 1 - my brother and I began a 3 month Challenge. Winner of highest percentage weight loss for each month gets $100 We’re texting percentage weight loss each Tuesday. We both were college athletes... basketball and cross country so t... Read more
BLC39 Navy Ninjas
Thursday, January 10, 2019      1 comments

BLC39 Joined Navy Ninjas for some teamwork, motivation towards moving in the right direction. ... Read more
Half Marathon 2018
Saturday, December 01, 2018      9 comments

I completed a half marathon a month after my father’s passing. It was only through a strong determination I crossed the finish line. The temperature was 30 and windy. My training had been limited between work and spending time with my father ... Read more
Father passing from cancer
Saturday, December 01, 2018      6 comments

2018 has been a challenging year. My father was in Hospice care and given 6 weeks to live after being diagnosed with cancer in 3 places. He held on for 5 months and it was brutal to see my hero brought to such a sad state. A US Army veteran a... Read more
Day 12, Beach Vacation
Friday, January 12, 2018      3 comments

Motivated and disciplined. Even while vacationing with my husband at beach kept my resolve. Pre-planned meals and workouts. Ran/walked 29 miles. Moving in right direction towards my goals!... Read more
Day 9, Running
Tuesday, January 09, 2018      3 comments

"You can't go it alone. Never, Ever, Quit." Admiral McRaven - Make Your Bed book 9 days into new year. Focused and doing great. Have added lots of fresh fruit into my day. Family vacation in sunny Florida but staying the course with meal... Read more
Day 1 and 60 lbs to go. Spark Coach, Spark challenges & Mayo Clinic Diet to rescue! Goal to run 5 ra
Monday, January 01, 2018      3 comments

Day 1 and 60 lbs to go. Spark Coach, Spark challenges & Mayo Clinic Diet to rescue! Goal to run 5 races in 2018.... Read more