I'm still out there "Bringing It!" P90X Style!
Wednesday, August 11, 2010      3 comments

So, I'm not so good this summer logging in everything that I need to log in to be ultra successful. But I am still on program and trying to eat as healthy as possible (minus the week of vacation that threw me for a loop) :) An update on my P9... Read more
I made it through week 1!
Tuesday, July 13, 2010      1 comments

Well, I made it! Week 1 of P90X done and conquered. I have to say I'm rather proud of myself. That was a very hard week. Here are the short-list highlights: * I told my trainer I was starting P90X, he checked in with me to ask how I d... Read more
Thursday, July 08, 2010      0 comments

Ok, I did it again...I took a sabaticle after I ran my half, that doesn't mean I went completly "off the wagon" like I've done before but I sure didn't log food, log exercise or even log onto SP. BAD! But, I began to miss the d... Read more
New Rules of Lifting and in Life
Wednesday, March 17, 2010      2 comments

So today was Workout B in Stage 1 of New Rules of Lifting for Women. I have to say that I LOVE it! I feel it too! (Boy do I) I'm going ahead with my half marathon training through Stage 1. It seems Stage 1 is pretty tame compared to wha... Read more
My next obsession....
Tuesday, March 02, 2010      1 comments

I'm very excited. I just ordered "New Rules in Weight Lifting for Women". As soon as it comes, I'm going to voraciously read it so I can start the program after I'm finished with "Making the Cut" (I'm on Day 22 so I have a little over a week l... Read more
The Joy of eating and other Ah-Ha! moments....
Saturday, February 27, 2010      2 comments

So I'm a week and a half into eating more calories than I've ever been used to (unless you count the weeks/months I'm not on program....THEN the calories can add up! ha!) I've been tracking everything very diligently as I was quite nervous ab... Read more
Update on the Calorie Issue
Wednesday, February 17, 2010      2 comments

Thanks to a couple of great Sparkers and my trainer I've realized my daily calories were way too low for the exercise I was doing hence causing my body to save fat (and possibly burn the muscle instead). After day 1 of eating more calories (I ... Read more
A Delicate Balance
Monday, February 15, 2010      2 comments

Week 2 is almost to a close and I did it. I snuck a peek at the dreaded bathroom scale the day before my actual "weigh in" day. I couldn't help it. I crawled out of bed to do my Day 8 of JM's "Making the Cut" and couldn't resist it's call. ... Read more
You Guessed it....I'm Back!
Monday, February 08, 2010      2 comments

I just couldn't make it past that 2 week mark last October...but....let me guess, you've heard this before....I'm going to do it this time! Week one down, and my focus is Jedi-like. I logged my nutrition, fitness points...even when I didn't fe... Read more
2 Days and Counting!
Thursday, October 22, 2009      1 comments

After writing to the Spark Community it motivated me enough to get out of bed and face the 5:30 workouts...2 days and counting! I did take GinnyLuv's advice and allow myself one *quiet* snooze by setting my alarm 5 minutes earlier. But then I ... Read more
My Personal Head Game
Tuesday, October 20, 2009      2 comments

Why do I play this game with myself: Set the alarm for 5:30. Assuring myself that THIS morning I'll hop right out of bed and get started. Then....5:30 happens, alarm goes off and I hit snooze....then I hit snooze again....and then....well, a... Read more