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This morning I was a runner!
Tuesday, June 30, 2009      3 comments

I did something this morning I thought I would have a difficult time doing...I ran. It was actually quite easy if I took it easy and not push myself. I thought about Botzzz every time I took on a hill and that kept me going and thank you, Botzzz... Read more
I am doing something right!
Sunday, June 28, 2009      5 comments

I have been logging food as I eat them so I can see how I am doing. This weekend, i tried something a little different and logged at the end of the day. Tonight I closed my eyes while the tracker was calculating and peeked to see that I was abso... Read more
My new shoes!
Saturday, June 27, 2009      2 comments

Since I am taking this walking to running transition thing seriously and the soles of my athletic shoes are wearing...mommy got some new shoes. I went to a store where they take these things seriously and they helped me choose a pairof Asics GT-... Read more
Early blog entry
Friday, June 26, 2009      0 comments

I am blogging early today because we will be gone this evening. I had yet another Sparktastic Nike + Ipod walk/jog EARLY this morning and jogged easily more to day. That was a great feeling and I actually felt like well...a runner...sorta k... Read more
My 3+ mile walk at 5:30am
Thursday, June 25, 2009      2 comments

I decided that due to the extreme heat and humidity I would try and switch my walk from late afternoon to EARLY morning. I had absolutely no problem get up at 5:20am and get equipped for my Nike + Ipod 60 minute walk. I had no idea how many folk... Read more
What is this?
Wednesday, June 24, 2009      1 comments

I had a horrible time sleeping last night due to a very uncomfortable feeling in my legs. It sounds like Restless Leg Syndrome but not sure plus I don't want it to be. I had this urge to keep moving my legs because they were sort of achey and tw... Read more
Nike + Ipod Nano 3g...
Tuesday, June 23, 2009      0 comments

...and that boys and girls is what I am all about now and it has me MOVING! It offers me pretty much what I have been seeking...distance, time, calories burned and MOTIVATION. You can choose between a male or female voice for your coach that kee... Read more
Played with my new toy...
Monday, June 22, 2009      1 comments

...that I have had for awhile but never broke it out and actually use it. It is my Nike+ Ipod thingy and that device is pretty cool. I am still trying to get used to all of the features and once I get used to the thing its going to be pretty swe... Read more
Up on the scale but yet a success
Sunday, June 21, 2009      4 comments

We had a house full of family yesterday for grilling, sticking our feet in the kid's wading pool and visiting with lots of laughter. To add to that the Navey Blue Angels were flying above our house so it was a day of celebration. I knew going in... Read more
Another Sparktastic day in paradise
Friday, June 19, 2009      0 comments

I had a pretty darn good Sparktastic day and feel well...healthy! I decided since I blew off strengthening yesterday that I better do something. I quickly grabbed my fitness ball and two different resistance bands and went to town. I went throug... Read more
So here is the deal...
Thursday, June 18, 2009      5 comments

...I am almost in tears with frustration that the scale is not moving. Then I feel guilty because joined the Community team to further enhance my abilities to help fellow Sparkers get through the rough times. Now I feel like I am not worthy to b... Read more
Navy Blue Angels are here!
Wednesday, June 17, 2009      3 comments

Being a newly former Military mom and being that my husband flies and being our family are crazed aviation nuts...we are just giddy that the first Blue Angel jet flew in today. Tomorrow, the actual squadron flies in and we are so excited. We hav... Read more
Tuesday, June 16, 2009      3 comments

OMG! I can tolerate alot of things and even gave birth twice with no drugs. I was not trying to be a birth martyr but my pain tolerance is extremely high. With that said, there was no pain per se with my root canal yesterday but the grinding thr... Read more
My 3.85 mile walk including "Hamburger Hill"
Sunday, June 14, 2009      5 comments

I ventured out and about our neighborhood and I decided to take some streets I had never been on. I told hubby that I will be gone about an hour so I already had it in mind I would take a long one. I never knew just how many hills there are arou... Read more
Take me out to the ballgame...
Saturday, June 13, 2009      2 comments

I had a very very successful day today and it even involved going to our local St. Louis Cardinal farm team. It does not get any better than that...except being at Busch Stadium guzzling cold Busch beer. Before we left for the ballpark, I checke... Read more

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