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75 Hard Challenge
Wednesday, April 14, 2021      5 comments

I wrote this for a Spark Team I'm on and thought I'd just share it in case anyone else is interested in doing the challenge. How many of you have heard of this challenge? I had never heard of it until last week. Someone mentioned it on FB a... Read more
20 more books read in 2020
Monday, January 25, 2021      7 comments

The last time I blogged it was 100 books read in 2020. I read a total of 120 so here is the rest of the books I read. Top to bottom, honorabl... Read more
Fallen Heroes of Georgia 5K
Monday, November 23, 2020      9 comments

I had the honor of running in the Fallen Heroes of Georgia 5K in September. It was such a moving event. ... Read more
100 Books Read in 2020
Friday, October 16, 2020      10 comments

Each year I set a "To-Read" book goal on Goodreads. I started doing this in 2011. Each year I set a goal of 100 or more books to read. I have reached that goal each year except 2016 when I only read 99 or the 100 I wanted to read. This start... Read more
My First Attempt at a 24-Hour Run
Wednesday, September 02, 2020      7 comments

My first attempt at a 24-hour run happened this past weekend. I didn't make it 24 hours. I didn't put in the miles I wanted to do. But you take the good with the bad. Remember the Facts of Life theme song that Gloria Loring sang back in the 8... Read more
My first nighttime run
Tuesday, August 11, 2020      9 comments

You know what I really hate? I hate it when I type a blog and get a "page cannot be displayed" when I try to post it. So let's try this again! ... Read more
InBody test
Friday, February 14, 2020      4 comments

Have you had an InBody test done? My gym recently started doing these so I thought I'd jump in and have one done. It's very interesting and it tells you your body weight, fat, muscle mass, visceral fat level and the amount of calories yo... Read more
My first half at 53 . . . Helen Holiday Half Marathon
Friday, December 20, 2019      12 comments

I'm so excited! I did my first half marathon this past Saturday. It was cold. It was beautiful! It was long! It was wonderful! It was horrible! It was an experience and I cannot wait to do it again. So here I was two weeks away from m... Read more
All I did in November was read and run!
Monday, December 02, 2019      7 comments

I switched from road running to trail running in September after a friend talked me into doing a 12-hour endurance run with her. I've found a new love. After 10 years of running off and on -- quiting becuase I'd get bored and then missing it an... Read more
October Book Reviews!
Friday, November 01, 2019      3 comments

I'm so exciited that I have had a chance to read some more. So here is what I read last in October: "All the Single Ladies" was a good, ea... Read more
September reads
Thursday, October 03, 2019      5 comments

It was a busy month and I didn't have a lot of reading time but I did knock out a few books. This was was a big disapointment. I've been a huge fan of Lindsay Nixon aka Happy Herbivore since I found her when I decided to go WFPB. I have... Read more
My First Trail Run (in years)
Wednesday, September 04, 2019      6 comments

Once upon a time I was a beginning runner and I didn't know there were different classifications for street running, trail running, etc. I ran this trail in a 5K race and won first place in my age division. Then I got let life and boredom st... Read more
August reads
Tuesday, September 03, 2019      8 comments

August past in a flash. My reading time was few and far between -- and I was even on vacation for a week. And for the first time I can remember I didn't read a book on vacation. Not to say I didn't read, becuase I did, but I didn't finish a bo... Read more
Just wanted to share . . .
Wednesday, August 28, 2019      5 comments

It has nothing to do with weight loss but my daughter just released her first music video and I wanted to share. https://www.youtube.com/watc
h?v=jS4hh0wENLw... Read more
What I read in July
Thursday, August 01, 2019      3 comments

The first book I read was "A Fatal Grace" (when I look at my list on Goodreads it shows the most current read first so my screen shot is not in the order that I read them. This is the second book of the INspector Armand Gamache series. It's i... Read more

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