I'm Off My Game -- total rant...very negative...
Thursday, March 11, 2010 6 comments
I'm off my game. For the first time in my life my knees hurt and I have blisters. I spent a small fortune on new shoes less than two weeks ago and I have pain. I had a job interview today and when I walked out I did not have that 'nailed i... Read more
Lovely Compliment from my Daughter
Friday, March 05, 2010 12 comments
Last night my daughter and I went to dinner (I have recently started being a secret shopper so we sometimes go out for a free dinner!) and I was telling her how I can't believe I have only lost 5 lbs. It seems that I would have lost a bit more b... Read more
Running in the Rain
Wednesday, March 03, 2010 6 comments
I had such a great feeling today. It was raining, and cold, and my daughter and I got into the car to go to the W&OD trail for our C25k - Week 3 day 2. I sat there for a moment and said 'hey- I have always wanted to be one of those people who is... Read more
Still Feeling a Bit Negative...but Hopeful
Tuesday, March 02, 2010 2 comments
Isn't it interesting how life works? We are going along and things are just lovely and wham - we hit a big brick wall. Or we are stuck at the wall, feeling like our legs are broken from hitting the wall and wondering if we will ever be able... Read more
Monday, March 01, 2010 4 comments
What a long day. I did actually complete Week 3 Day 1...that was a hard one! The second 3 minute run was a tricky one. It is funny how I went such a shorter distance than previous days. I went almost 1/2 mile less than normal (well, normal for ... Read more
Wow. Am I proud of myself or what??
Thursday, February 25, 2010 8 comments
Today's workout was a tough one. I decided to treat myself and drive to Theo Roosevelt Island to do my Week 2 Day 2 C25k. It was great! I was on the dirt trail thinking 'now this is the way to do it!' my ankles were loving me, the whole thing wa... Read more
Bad Measurements / Decent Fit of Clothing / Bulk
Wednesday, February 24, 2010 1 comments
I was getting ready to go sign paperwork at my new place of employment and was a little nervous that my work clothes were not going to fit (considering I have actually grown since I have started working out again). I have not worn my work clothe... Read more
Monday, February 22, 2010 3 comments
I just entered my weekly caloric intake with my corresponding weekly weight into a little chart that I created. I found that the weeks that I had a higher calorie range are the weeks I lost; I consumed higher calories for the first 5 weeks... Read more
Oh the Guilt!
Monday, February 22, 2010 0 comments
My lovely daughter decided she would like to pay for dinner tonight so we went out...started out ok, salad and potato leek soup. Then we added on home made mac & cheese...oh my goodness I am so full and feel awful about it!!! I know I shoul... Read more
Monday, February 22, 2010 2 comments
I actually did week 2 day 1 today and man was it hard! I actually feel bad because I was running up a hill and used my dog to assist in pulling me! I need to figure out how to go at least once a week without the dog so that I may work on my for... Read more
Finished Week 1!
Friday, February 19, 2010 2 comments
So far I am having a lovely birthday! A friend that I met here on Spark took me to lunch down in Alexandria! Her name here on Spark is KDSnail and she is the leader of the first ever team that I joined (40-50 and Losing--I am finally of age to b... Read more
I Did It!
Monday, February 15, 2010 5 comments
I did it! I did the first day of Couch to 5k training! Am so thrilled with myself I can't stand it! I was actually so proud that I almost cried after. I tried to talk myself out of doing day 1, I came up with so many reasons to not do it that it... Read more
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