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First trail run
Wednesday, May 12, 2010      3 comments

Me and my running buddies hit the trails for our run tonight. 3.23 miles in 40 minutes. This was the first time that I have ran on trails. It was alot different than running on sidewalks and roads. Easier on the kness and joints, but you... Read more
First 2 races under my belt in less than a week AND I've already signed up/committed to 4 more
Saturday, May 08, 2010      2 comments

Sunday May 2nd I participated in my first race -> the first Heart of a Spartan 10K in East Lansing, Michigan. The 3 ladies that I have been training with from Team PlayMakers White Team were there with me at the start and we finished within sec... Read more
Stats at day 219
Sunday, March 14, 2010      0 comments

Since 8/7 (219 day progress) Weight: -44.8 lbs Waist: -3.375 inches Hips: -5.625 inches Neck: -.81725 inches Thigh: -2.375 inches Calf: -.885 inches Upper arm: -1.9425 inches Total Inches lost -> 15.01 Since 2/7 (5 w... Read more
Someone was chasing ME !?!
Saturday, March 13, 2010      3 comments

Since December I have been introducing running into my workouts 3 days a week. I joined a team (PlayMakers team in training) that meets and runs (or walks) on Tuesdays and Saturdays. Today one of the ladies that trains with me told me that... Read more
Stats at Day 184
Sunday, February 07, 2010      3 comments

Since 8/7 (1849 day progress) Weight: -39.4 lbs Waist: -3.125 inches Hips: -5.0625 inches Neck: -.725 inches Thigh: -2.4375 inches Calf: -.8175 inches Upper arm: -1.755 inches Total Inches lost -> 13.9475 Since 1/3 (... Read more
Skin Tight...
Saturday, January 23, 2010      9 comments

Who would have thought that I would be leaving my house in Skin Tight work out clothes?!? Not Me?! AND to go running.... Who is this person? Well it is the new me. ... Read more
And so it starts....
Sunday, January 10, 2010      3 comments

Friday night was my first time trying out a podcast for Couch to 5K. It really wasn't too bad. If anything I would have like it to be a little longer it was a 5 minute warm up, then run for 60 seconds, brisk walk for 90 for 8 intervals then a ... Read more
I'm gonna do it, and I'm excited about it
Tuesday, January 05, 2010      3 comments

I put some New years resolutions in writing today. Lose weight (12 more lbs) Quit Drinking Diet Coke (already have 6 days under my belt) Complete a 5K Stop Picking at my cuticles Volunteer my time Now I posted this on Facebook... Read more
Stats at day 149 (December was not good to me)
Sunday, January 03, 2010      0 comments

Since 8/7 (149 day progress) Weight: -31 lbs Waist: -2.125 inches Hips: -3.75 inches Neck: -.0625 inches Thigh: -1.5 inches Calf: -.4425 inches Upper arm: -.8175 inches Total Inches lost -> 8.6975 Since 12/6 (4 week ... Read more
Fretting....just a little bit
Tuesday, December 22, 2009      3 comments

The last 2 weeks I have been wavering between 192 and 194 lbs. My goal for the end of December was to get to 190. I may still be able to do that....I might not. I'm trying real hard not to obsess to much about it, because doing that will ... Read more
I can't hardly believe it!!
Thursday, December 17, 2009      5 comments

I actually crossed my legs today - AND - I don't mean ankle on knee either. I mean knee to knee crossing the legs! I haven't been able to do that with my thick 'ole thighs in such a LLLLLLLOOOOOOONNNNNGGGGG time. What's funniest about it ... Read more
Stats at day 121
Sunday, December 06, 2009      2 comments

Since 8/7 (121 day progress) Weight: -32 lbs Waist: -1.125 inches Hips: -3.75 inches Neck: -.4375 inches Thigh: -1.9375 inches Calf: -.5675 inches Upper arm: -.9425 inches Total Inches lost -> 8.76 Since 10/18 (6 wee... Read more
A meaningful reward
Saturday, November 14, 2009      6 comments

A couple of weeks ago, while I was in the shower, my wedding ring flew off and almost went down the drain. Now this weeding ring is not my original wedding ring, it is the one that I bought because I got preggers and swollen and didn't want to ... Read more
Got some new jeans and guess what size they were....
Friday, November 13, 2009      8 comments

I went to Sam's last night and picked out 4 pairs of size 14 and 1 of size 16. I almost put the 16's back, because the 1 pair of 16s I do have is getting loose BUT they were $15 and they were the color I like and there were no 14s in that color... Read more
CRANK!
Sunday, November 01, 2009      5 comments

So I went down to the basement to get my workout in and Crank was on - talk about a GREAT movie to work out to - all of the fast paced music, and faced paced action. I'm thinking that just watching the movie alone would get your heart pumping. ... Read more

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