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Back in the saddle again
Wednesday, February 20, 2013      2 comments

well here I go, back in the saddle on the trail to better health and a lower weight. I was doing really well last year, and was seeing a weight managment doctor and was on meds, and even tho they were working, my husband said they made me differ... Read more
Happy Hump Day
Wednesday, November 30, 2011      0 comments

And hump it I did! I decided I wanted to try something different today at the gym so I tried the Rowing machine. OMG! It was tuff! But I loved it! I know I need to work on my abs, and that was a good workout for sure, I know I am going to b... Read more
Tuesday, its almost Turkey Day! YIKES!
Tuesday, November 22, 2011      0 comments

I really wasnt feeling it this morning but I persevered and went to the gym anyway. I did 35 minutes on the treadmill (hills) and burned 350 calories. then I came home and had a steak and egg white breakfast burritto! MMMM! I must not have ... Read more
Sunday, a day off from working out..... or is it?
Sunday, November 20, 2011      0 comments

But is it a day off? nope! Instead I cleaned the house, organized and cleaned my kitchen cupboards, took inventory of the fridge and freezer to see what else I may need for Thanksgiving (which at this point is only bread flour for the home mad... Read more
Day 6
Saturday, November 19, 2011      0 comments

yesterday wasnt a bust, but I didnt get to the gym as my DH threw my whole day off by taking my car! UGH! BUT I still did SOMETHING! I played wiifit with my 5yo "trainer"he likes to play trainer and read me what each screen says and be in char... Read more
Day 4
Thursday, November 17, 2011      0 comments

I took it a bit easy today. I still did 45 minutes on the treadmill, but I kept it level, no hills. My calf was still super sore this morning. BUT I did bump up the speed and even threw in a few jogs here and there. After I came home and did... Read more
Day 3
Wednesday, November 16, 2011      1 comments

Today I woke up and my left calf was seized! and I had blisters, as I think my shoes are shot. But that didnt stop me. I got everyone off and went to the store to get a new pair of shoes. Then it was time to hit the gym! I got thru 30 minute... Read more
Day 2!
Tuesday, November 15, 2011      0 comments

Today I got up and took the boys to school, and then it was off to day two of working out! Ok lets start with saying I was a tad sore this morning, but I also knew it would only be worse if I didnt do it again. So after 45 minutes of hills on ... Read more
WOW what have I been doing for the last 10 months! YIKES!
Monday, November 14, 2011      1 comments

Well the answer to that would be, not a whole lot, and all of it half assed. So here I am, 10 months later, the good news is that I didnt gain any weight. The bad news, I didnt loose and either! I have been still eating smart, but not smart e... Read more
Wednesday, February 16, 2011      3 comments

My sweet Monkey has been busy this week it seems! I got the Wii fit out this morning, low and behold all my files are GONE! all my progess, all my time ecrued and and now I have the joy of going thru all fitness tutorials AGAIN! UGH! This wa... Read more
Time for a new goal
Thursday, February 10, 2011      0 comments

Okay its time for a new goal, this months goal is to fit into one of my ball gowns. My DH is an architect. His team at the firm is the medical team, and one of their largest clients is National Jewish Hospital. My DH is once again working on... Read more
I feel like I havent been doing right by my sparkyness, because I was really busy over the weekend.
Wednesday, February 09, 2011      0 comments

Yep, really busy! my monster, uh i mean mother, in law was in town which is always a challenge. She and my DH really dont get along, and she is a very self motivated and centered person. First thing I noticed was her weight. she has gained q... Read more
today is a better day!
Wednesday, February 02, 2011      2 comments

Its still bitter cold out, but I got up and went to a job interview. Ii went well fingers crossed I get it! one thing they asked me in the interview was "whats one thing you have accomplished lately that you are proud of? I told them I am pro... Read more
not a good day
Tuesday, February 01, 2011      2 comments

I fell off the wagon today, I went over on my calories and I can feel it. My dinner was NOT healthy. I have been having a tuff day thats for sure. Its been a snow day for the kids, -2 for a high today with a wind chill of -27! and I have no... Read more

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