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  • Back to the gym

    5/23/2018 8:21:28 PM, by FANNISHMOM

    Got home and my eldest wanted to go to the gym with me because of sitting all day for exams. Off to the gym we go. I ended up with 80 minutes t... Read more

  • Core and Legs

    5/23/2018 11:10:01 AM, by FANNISHMOM

    Today is core and abs. I went to the gym and used the leg and core machines. I'm trying to periodically do things like wall sits and planks to b... Read more

  • Back on Track

    5/21/2018 8:21:38 AM, by FANNISHMOM

    Fell off the track for a bit there, but I am back. I have my new gym membership and I went this morning before getting the kids up and out of th... Read more

  • All Work & No Play~

    5/19/2018 8:39:52 PM, by PRYTANIAS

    Since Spring has started, I've been playing. Veering off my rigid tracks that I set for myself. Stretching out to see how far I can go. I need th... Read more

  • King and I

    4/18/2018 9:04:15 PM, by FANNISHMOM

    So my kids had heard the name Yul Brenner, but didn't really know who he is. I decided to correct this by having them watch the King and I (not ... Read more

  • Interesting Doctor Visit

    4/17/2018 4:48:43 PM, by FANNISHMOM

    Went in to get a refill on my Vitamin D and metformin as I just started seeing the doc in early February. I'd been off metformin (which I take f... Read more

  • Emergence

    4/14/2018 10:15:23 PM, by PRYTANIAS

    Spring has sprung in my soul and I'm awakening. Definitely heeding the call this season. I can't wait to swim in my new body. To maybe try runnin... Read more

  • Biking

    4/12/2018 9:32:49 PM, by FANNISHMOM

    So, I'm looking into purchasing a good, fold-able bike to commute to work on during the summer. My daughter is working on getting her license th... Read more

  • 19 lbs down!

    4/11/2018 9:40:49 AM, by FANNISHMOM

    Evidently, that is the equivalent of a Dachshund. ... Read more

  • Up and Down weekend and Monday

    4/9/2018 12:07:13 PM, by FANNISHMOM

    Didn't do well with food and movement this weekend. I was helping my daughter clear out her closet and rearrange her room (this is still in prog... Read more

  • About on target

    4/6/2018 11:28:44 AM, by FANNISHMOM

    My goal is to be down 60lbs by the end of August when I go to Dragon Con. That's about 8.5 lbs a month as I started in February. It is the firs... Read more

  • Awesome Con

    3/31/2018 9:37:57 PM, by FANNISHMOM

    Went to Awesome Con today. Did my strength exercises before leaving home, but skipped cardio figuring I'd manage it over the course of the day. ... Read more

  • I hate Daylight Savings Time

    3/12/2018 3:57:49 PM, by FANNISHMOM

    Having more light at night is all well and good EXCEPT that it takes away from having light in the morning. My son has to be at his bus stop at ... Read more

  • I can touch my toes!

    3/10/2018 9:21:59 AM, by FANNISHMOM

    I was doing the cool down from the African Dance workout I did this morning and I decided to really stretch for it and I touched my toes -- twice... Read more

  • Another day, another dance party

    3/9/2018 9:47:55 PM, by FANNISHMOM

    So my son doesn't want to do the African dance workouts with my daughter and me, but if we do a dance party afterwards he's all in. Frankly, of ... Read more

  • Dance Party with Daughter

    3/7/2018 9:13:51 PM, by FANNISHMOM

    My daughter came down as I was finishing up my bootcamphub cardio workout and switching to dancing to my workout playlist so she joined in. I ce... Read more

  • Can see it more clearly now (plus my new haircut)

    3/7/2018 10:23:13 AM, by FANNISHMOM

    The change was a little hard to see at the end of February, but now it is starting to be more noticeable. Read more

  • 11 Pounds is = to the average house cat.

    3/7/2018 8:28:55 AM, by FANNISHMOM

    Too bad I need to lose the equivalent of my dog. Read more

  • Keep going!

    3/6/2018 8:20:06 AM, by FANNISHMOM

    ... Read more

  • Grumble, having your period when your doing your monthly weigh in sucks

    3/1/2018 5:53:37 AM, by FANNISHMOM

    So, period started earlier this week, but not quite early enough to be done in time for my monthly weigh in. I know it is probably just water we... Read more

  • Coming to the end of the first month

    2/28/2018 8:29:14 AM, by FANNISHMOM

    Well, tomorrow I will do the official weight and measurements for the beginning of March. February has gone well. I'm sure a good deal of it wa... Read more

  • Self-Care warning signs

    2/26/2018 9:32:45 PM, by FANNISHMOM

    Okay, so this may seem strange, but stick with me. I noticed something over the weekend. I am on track and losing so I went ahead and went in a... Read more

  • Bad on food, good on movement

    2/25/2018 9:30:58 PM, by FANNISHMOM

    So I knew today was going to be a bad eating day. Trying to be good while escorting kids to a movie... I did pretty good with food the rest of t... Read more

  • Percentages

    2/25/2018 9:03:51 AM, by FANNISHMOM

    So I've been doing some math and my goal for the end of August is 25% of my starting body weight (and that's not even my final goal!) Gotta say,... Read more

  • OMG over 9,000 steps

    2/24/2018 10:10:39 PM, by FANNISHMOM

    I was really worried about my number of steps on the weekend as I have the bonus of a decent walk to get to the bathroom at work. To try to make... Read more

  • Day 4

    2/23/2018 9:00:19 AM, by FANNISHMOM

    Today was a light day. No bridges. I still have to do my cardio later today. I may try and fit in a short at your desk strength training today... Read more

  • Day 3 of revised 30 day workout

    2/22/2018 8:28:00 AM, by FANNISHMOM

    So far I'm better able to do the workout. I'm working on getting my cardio in. I haven't been the best about it, but I have at least been doing... Read more

  • Having trouble, but have a plan

    2/19/2018 8:30:56 AM, by FANNISHMOM

    This week I still went down some but not much. Valentine's day was a hit to diet and the 30 day challenge I've been doing has played havoc with ... Read more

  • Day 15 of 30

    2/15/2018 10:25:46 PM, by FANNISHMOM

    Even if I can't make the full time on one of my challenge exercises in one go, I can always split it up. Today was a 70 second plank. I went do... Read more

  • Day 13 of 30

    2/13/2018 12:54:07 PM, by FANNISHMOM

    Day 13 Pushups 15 Squat 80 Plank 65s Wall Sit 2m30s Russian 16 And, by some miracle, I actually managed the full 65 seconds of pla... Read more

  • Day 12

    2/12/2018 9:17:50 PM, by FANNISHMOM

    Finally managed a 60 second plank -- just barely, but I did it.... Read more

  • Day 10 of 30

    2/10/2018 10:05:49 PM, by FANNISHMOM

    Didn't manage to do a cardio workout tonight, but did my 30 day challenge. Didn't quite make my plank challenge. I was supposed to do 60 second... Read more

  • Day 9 on the 30 day challenge

    2/9/2018 11:05:48 AM, by FANNISHMOM

    I didn't think I was going to make it through a 50 second plank. I did, but barely. I'm sore, but this is worth it. I've lost 1.5" from my wai... Read more

  • 30 Day Challenge

    2/7/2018 10:48:32 AM, by FANNISHMOM

    So I'm working a 30 day challenge and since it isn't one that is easy to put into the exercise tracking, I'm just going to post here with each da... Read more

  • Accidental Enablers

    2/6/2018 11:55:07 AM, by FANNISHMOM

    I told the other ladies in my office what I was trying to do before I started. They know I have a goal of 60 lbs by the end of August. Then I w... Read more

  • Goals and Plan

    2/5/2018 8:46:16 AM, by FANNISHMOM

    The big goal for the moment is 60 pounds by the end of August. That gives me a small goal 8-10 pounds per month. I'm currently doing a number o... Read more

  • Getting back into the game

    2/1/2018 9:25:17 AM, by FANNISHMOM

    Today is the first day back. I got the all clear from my doc who is going to be putting me back on meds for my PCOS which should also help with ... Read more

  • Pink Nikes

    1/4/2018 2:20:18 PM, by SHIRLEYX

    I just finished doing a 3 mile WATP by Leslie Sansone and my Garmin fitness buzzed that I reached my goal steps for today. Now, my goal steps is... Read more

  • Finally Posting my Weight Loss Pics

    12/29/2017 9:39:46 PM, by PRYTANIAS

    So, I've been avoiding this for awhile, but I need to get them on here so I can see how far I've come. 1st Image is me on 3/01/2017 2nd Im... Read more

  • We're back

    12/29/2017 11:15:33 AM, by SHIRLEYX

    After my yearly sojourn to the cottage, hubby and I went on a four month trip to New Zealand and Australia. We lived like either gypsies or hipp... Read more

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