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Week 3 to 26.2 - I'm on track!
Wednesday, April 07, 2010      4 comments

I set my 26.2 pound goal on 3/25 so I'm almost 3 weeks into my challenge now. As of last night, I'm on track to meeting my goal. 3 pounds down. Even though I just started, I've already had some pretty major challenges. I had a road trip back... Read more
New Marathon Goal! 26.2 pounds to lose before marathon on 10-10-10
Tuesday, March 23, 2010      7 comments

I'm running my first marathon on 10-10-10 in Chicago. 26.2 miles. Quite a big goal. I had an idea that to mark this historic event in my life, I'm going to lose 26.2 pounds. I am setting a goal to lose 26.2 pounds between now and race day, 1... Read more
Need to get back on the wagon
Tuesday, November 17, 2009      6 comments

I'm back from my wedding and honeymoon. We've actually been home for almost a week now. I gave myself a break, a free pass to really enjoy myself while we were gone. I ate whatever I wanted. I had cheese and french fries. I drank wine and b... Read more
I'm out of the slump.
Wednesday, October 07, 2009      5 comments

Thanks to everyone for your supportive comments. I'm already feeling better. I had a good workout on my lunch hour and then a healthy lunch. I think I'm back on track. A good sweat, a little whole wheat carbs and a whole new perspective. I... Read more
I'm in a slump.
Wednesday, October 07, 2009      5 comments

I'm in a slump. I don't know why. I certainly don't know why now. I'm running the Detroit Half Marathon in a week and a half and I'm getting married in 3.5 weeks. But I lost my mojo just short of the finish line. I think I'm frustrated beca... Read more
Thinking about the Chief's Challenge...
Wednesday, May 27, 2009      4 comments

Starting this weekend, my county is having a weight loss competition. It runs from June 1st - August 31st and the winner (determined by percentage of body weight lost) gets a cash prize. Cash prizes go to the top three winners in the amounts o... Read more
8.5K Gallery Gallop Race Experience
Wednesday, May 20, 2009      4 comments

This is a picture from the 8.5K (5.5 mile) Gallery Gallop race I did this past Saturday. What I thought would be a fun and scenic run along the beach of Lake Michigan was ac... Read more