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100 Day Challenge- One week later
Wednesday, April 06, 2011      9 comments

emoticonSign up for the Dam Run 5k- I am not officially signed up yet, but I did finally get someone to call me b... Read more
Day 3- Conquering Hurdles
Friday, April 01, 2011      10 comments

Today's hurdle- a busy schedule and having to dine out. It was pay day and for us that means a trip over the hill- putting the check in the bank, shopping, paying bills, basically an all day outing that requires real planning in order to keep i... Read more
Day 2 of the 100 Day Challenge
Thursday, March 31, 2011      9 comments

As one who joined the 100 day DIGG DEEP challenge, I committed to losing 15 pounds in 100 days. The more I have thought about this challenge, there is much more that I want to accomplish in that time than just a number on the scale, and these s... Read more
YOU motivate me!
Wednesday, March 30, 2011      12 comments

In thinking about 5 people who motivate me to lose weight and why, I have come to realize that there are just so many that it is much easier to think of general categories or groups of people who motivate me in addition to a few specific individ... Read more
Enough is enough- Again!
Tuesday, March 29, 2011      8 comments

I have said it before and yet, I will keep saying it until I get the hang of it I guess because I am just NOT giving up! I have had enough of this roller coaster that I am on- that I knowingly put myself on! I do so good for a while, then I ju... Read more
My Next 3 Weeks
Wednesday, March 09, 2011      10 comments

BLC16 on the Blue team wrapped up on Monday, and I finished directly on the BMI line between obese and overweight, a fraction of a pound from my goal of going under that line. BLC15 with the Amber Amazon Warriors is winding down with only 3... Read more
Tuesday, March 01, 2011      7 comments

Definition of PERSEVERANCE : continued effort to do or achieve something despite difficulties, failure, or opposition : the action or condition or an instance of persevering. www.merriam-webster.com/
dictionary/perseverance ... Read more
Running on Auto Pilot
Friday, January 14, 2011      7 comments

The past couple of days have been gray, gloomy, and raining. I look outside and the last thing I want to do is go out and walk or get to the gym. Yet my body continues to go to the bedroom, get my workout clothes on and get out there. I feel ... Read more
Filling the Momentum Meter
Monday, January 10, 2011      10 comments

With the first full week of January now gone, I am very happy with the progress I have made so far! I have worked really hard at getting in my miles- last week I had 15.8 miles (remember I am going for 15 each week now)! I have also worked eve... Read more
Higher Mileage = Lower Maintenance?
Tuesday, January 04, 2011      11 comments

Since winter rolled around I have not been faithful at getting my walking in, and I gave up on the c25k running program in the late fall. I could blame the weather of course, but we all know the value of excuses- about as helpful as a hole in t... Read more
Playing Catch Up
Sunday, January 02, 2011      6 comments

Well, I did not quite meet my goals for December, but it is a new month, a new year, and the beginning of many new challenges. Time to move on. Today was the first day of the New Year, 2011 and I am pretty happy with today. I ate well, sa... Read more
I need another plate!!
Tuesday, December 07, 2010      9 comments

It never fails, just when you think you can't possibly fit anymore on your plate, someone asks you to do something else. Today was an incredibly busy day, yet I don't feel like I got much accomplished. Rather I feel overwhelmed and like there ... Read more
Well, it wasn't a total loss
Tuesday, December 07, 2010      5 comments

Well, I made it to the gym today. Let's start right off with OWN it... I set the stationary bike for 30 minutes, but I only pushed through the first 20 minutes before quitting. I've never done this before. Yes, I had a terrible stomach ... Read more
Family fun!
Sunday, December 05, 2010      6 comments

After putting in a couple of weeks with zero days off(one timecard had 147 hours for 2 weeks!) my DH finally had a day off. Well, actually he had a few days off during Thanksgiving, but they were spent as more of a recovery just watching footba... Read more

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