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Stupid "wisdom" teeth
Friday, June 22, 2012      0 comments

Yesterday morning I had 3 wisdom teeth removed. Two were impacted but the one on top was a standard extraction. All day yesterday I was very limited in what I could eat. It mostly involved yogurt, pudding, no sugar added ice cream, and Lortab. ... Read more
I got on the treadmill even though I didnt want to
Friday, June 15, 2012      0 comments

I did not want to wake up and run this morning! I hit snooze on my alarm for an hour before finally turning it off and sleeping in until 9. As a mother of two young kiddos sleeping until 9 is freaking unheard of and I enjoyed every minute of it!... Read more
Motivational collage
Wednesday, June 13, 2012      1 comments

After my morning workout I decided to work on my motivation. Viola! This collage was born! I haven't decided where to put it yet. I'm thinking on my full length mirror whe... Read more
50 things about me
Thursday, October 21, 2010      0 comments

1. What time did you get up this morning? 8:50 2. How do you like your steak? medium rare 3. What was the last film you saw at the cinema? The Ugly Truth 4. What is your favorite TV show? Vampire diaries currently 5. ... Read more
Never jog in gray pants
Sunday, July 18, 2010      12 comments

Today I get to mark another goal off of my list (and yes I have a real list on my fridge). Today I jogged for four miles! So happy about that. The farthest I have ran before today was 3.1 miles. There is a walking track around the airport the ne... Read more
Free Way to 10K week 4
Thursday, July 15, 2010      5 comments

I decided to start the free way to 10K program on week 4. I did a week one workout on Tuesday and it was just too easy. It consisted of 5 reps of 4 min jogs followed by a 2 minute walk. The two minutes just felt like overkill on the recovery tim... Read more
Jogging stroller?
Tuesday, July 13, 2010      3 comments

Went for a jogging workout this morning with my baby brother. We did week one day one of the freeway to 10K program that I saw on the C25K graduates team page. After my 5K experience Saturday I decided to jog in town on the residential streets. ... Read more
My first ever 5K (pics)
Sunday, July 11, 2010      6 comments

Saturday I ran my first 5K road race. The day started off with the alarm sounding at 4:45 am. That is so early. Birds aren't even up that early. I got dressed, made a pot of coffee, put Irelyn's stroller in the car and then woke my husband. My b... Read more
Advice for my first 5K?
Wednesday, July 07, 2010      7 comments

I sent off my registration and money for my first 5K race. It is this Saturday at 7:30am. I'm so excited and a little nervous. Good nervous though. Went for a three mile jog this morning (I still can't believe I can say that!!!!) and made dec... Read more
To race or not to race..
Monday, July 05, 2010      2 comments

I'm thinking about running a 5K race this weekend. I hadn't intended to run until the Midnight Madness run in August, but I have finished the C25K program and I feel I need a race to motivate me to keep jogging. The race is in Stroud, Ok on Satu... Read more
So ready for the day
Thursday, July 01, 2010      1 comments

I jogged three miles today..for the first time. I love meeting mini goals. They help keep me so motivated. I have a printed list of goals on my fridge and I put a thick black line through them when I meet them along with the date. Most are fitne... Read more
Need motivation
Saturday, June 26, 2010      2 comments

Tomorrow will be my final C25K workout. Now that I have met the time goal I can work on getting in the entire 3.1 miles. Right now Im only jogging about 2.5 miles in thirty minutes. My first race isnt until the second week of August so I have pl... Read more
Almost done with C25K
Saturday, June 19, 2010      1 comments

Today finished up week 8 of C25K for me. I am three workouts away from finishing the program! It is still amazing to me how far I have come in such a short time. If you've been thinking about starting a running program I HIGHLY recommend this o... Read more
Sunday, June 13, 2010      0 comments

I was lucky enough to get a three day weekend this week. It was so nice to get that quality time in with my DH and DD. However, I let myself go. All weekend I haven't counted a thing. I'm not even sure if I had any water Friday. I may have susta... Read more
Joggin in front of strangers
Thursday, June 10, 2010      5 comments

Today I got to the track SUPER early so that I could avoid the judgmental eyes of high school boys (see previous blog lol). I walked my warm up lap and sure enough some man shows up to walk. I decided to tough it out and do my jog anyway. I did ... Read more

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