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Completed my first half marathon
Monday, June 07, 2010      2 comments

I am so excited! I ran in the Rock n Roll San Diego half marathon this morning. My goal was to finish and I met it! It was my first and I was very nervous but I made it through and couldn't be happier! I finished in 3:20:53.... Read more
Thank you Spark Recipes
Tuesday, April 27, 2010      1 comments

I found the Spicy Thai Chicken Pasta recipe here on sparkpeople and wanted to make it. My girls are picky eaters and I didn't think they would like it at all. I was WRONG. They loved it! We gave them their new starter/children's chopsticks and t... Read more
Tuesday, April 20, 2010      3 comments

Food is my weakness. I love food. I am picky about what I eat and stay away from fast food if I can. But anything from Indian to Thai to Chinese is a serious weakness of mine. I know it's not great for me but I LOVE the spices and flavors. But i... Read more
Reevaluation Time
Wednesday, March 31, 2010      1 comments

My husband just came home from an 8 month deployment and his ship will be leaving again this summer. Between the demands of family time, going to school full time and keeping up with the house I had to sit down an reevaluate what I am doing. I r... Read more
He's Almost Home
Wednesday, March 10, 2010      0 comments

The plans are being made. The house is getting ready. We are planning to make the signs. My husband is almost home from deployment. I am so excited that he will be home soon. The array of emotions is all over the map. I am anxious, happy, scare... Read more
How do you compromise on food?
Tuesday, March 02, 2010      2 comments

My husband is deployed right now. While he has been gone my eating habits and tastes have changed. I prefer ground turkey over ground beef, chicken over steak, and salad has always won out over potatoes of any kind. And I have realized that pizz... Read more
Wisdom Teeth
Sunday, February 21, 2010      1 comments

Yup....they are being pulled tomorrow. All 4. Why did I sign myself up for that the day after I came home from Hong Kong. Why did I make the appointment in general? I am scared out of my wits of the dentist. I am 25 and I am scared of the dentis... Read more
Wednesday, February 17, 2010      2 comments

Been a while since I have blogged on here. I am on vacation in Hong Kong right now but check in daily to Spark. It is like an addiction that I love. I have figured out how to balance workouts with vacation and it is wonderful. I use the hotel gy... Read more
Two goals met
Saturday, February 13, 2010      4 comments

I love shopping but hate shopping for clothes for myself. I needed to buy some new shirts though. I went with my two best friends and was surprised when I tried on an XL it was too big. So I went and tried on a large and it fit! Now being the sk... Read more
Yay for new things
Friday, February 12, 2010      1 comments

My friend is a personal trainer and I trained with her while she was still here after having my youngest daughter. She introduced me to the bosu ball. I love it so much that I finally ordered one of my own! I am so excited! It was delivered toda... Read more
SparkPeople 80's Cardio Workout
Thursday, February 11, 2010      4 comments

I bought the cardio blast DVD and it arrived in the mail today. I was SOOO excited! After the kids were put to bed I popped it in and picked the 80's workout. 10 minutes later I was feeling great. It was such a great workout! I can wait to try s... Read more
Feeling guilty about vacation
Tuesday, February 09, 2010      2 comments

I have a weeks vacation coming up next week. I wouldn't be so worried if it wasn't for the fact of where I am going. I know I am going to completely lose a day while flying. Stupid international date line. It's going to throw my marathon trainin... Read more
Super Bowl Pot Luck
Monday, February 08, 2010      0 comments

We had a pot luck today. There were so many yummy choices. I made the mistake of losing track of the time while getting ready since the party was here. I need to make more of an effort to eat in the morning so I don't overeat in the afternoon li... Read more
What happened?
Saturday, February 06, 2010      1 comments

Somehow yesterday got away from me. It was a crazy day with so many different things going on. I have been doing great keeping up with my blogging, exercising and such. I have no idea what happened. But I am not going to let it phase me or get m... Read more
Today's MT Run
Wednesday, February 03, 2010      3 comments

Today my friend and I took the two dogs for a run while my other friend took my girls for a walk in the stroller. I love running in their neighborhood because I don't feel self conscious if I run around the neighborhood. We made a exchange...I w... Read more

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