Follow-Up to the Laptop Fiasco
Friday, July 06, 2012      8 comments

I just wanted to write a quick follow-up blog to let everyone know the status of the Laptop fiasco. If you didn't catch my last blog, my laptop was stolen from my home because my daughter decided to invite some guys into our home that she d... Read more
Why do bad things always happen to me?
Sunday, July 01, 2012      8 comments

This is the only place where I feel like I can vent about this. This blog has nothing to do with weight loss or eating healthy. Last night I had to work my night job. I let my daughter have two girlfriends stay the night. They are a... Read more
I guess I need new shoes - no running for awhile
Friday, June 29, 2012      4 comments

Earlier this week, on two consecutive days, I ran 3-miles (each day). After that second day, my left knee was hurting really bad. I know I didn't torque it or do anything silly. But it started to hurt so bad that it even hurt to walk. So... Read more
My Plan is Failing
Tuesday, June 26, 2012      9 comments

So over a month ago, I posted a blog about this great plan I had while my husband was gone for training. I had plans to exercise a LOT and to make healthier meals. Well, it's not quite going as I expected. I have made a few healthier ... Read more
Why does my stomach feel so big lately?
Friday, June 15, 2012      3 comments

For the past couple of days, my stomach has been feeling very big. Not sure why, but even with all the exercising I've been doing, it still feels huge. It always feels like I just ate a huge meal. Even when I'm hungry, my stomach feels hug... Read more
When a lunch walk turns into a 3-mile run!
Thursday, June 14, 2012      4 comments

After yesterday's workouts, I was too exhausted to get up this morning to do my Kenpo X workout. I decided that I would do the workout in the evening instead, after I got home from work. So I got up this morning, got dressed and went to work. ... Read more
I have a plan!
Wednesday, May 16, 2012      8 comments

The biggest problem I've been having is with food and portions. Trying to cook healthy meals when money is tight and time is limited has been a huge problem for me and my family. Well, the good news is that my husband is going to be gone ... Read more
Eating healthier - how does everyone do it?
Tuesday, May 08, 2012      10 comments

So last summer, I completed P90X and lost about 8 pounds. I was feeling great and even started bringing healthier snacks to work. But then as soon as the Winter months came around, my daughters started their gymnastics season, which me... Read more
Finished my FIRST 10K! Woot Woot!
Monday, October 31, 2011      8 comments

So…..the thought of running my first 10K was a bit nerve racking. I wasn’t sure if I’d be able to do it, especially since the weather has been getting colder. I’ve never been able to run in cold weather before without getting sick. And the f... Read more
Finally ran 6 miles! Woot Woot!
Friday, September 02, 2011      9 comments

Yesterday was a good day for me! For starters, I got some well needed sleep/rest. :-) After that, I did my Insanity workout. And then about an hour after that, I went running with my Hubby and ran 6 miles for the first time EVER!... Read more
OMG! I guess I really am over eating!!!!
Thursday, August 25, 2011      10 comments after gaining 2 pounds back this week, I decided to give the SP Nutrition Tracker a shot. I put in what I've had to eat today and it turns out, I have already exceeded my daily recommended calorie amount and I haven't even had dinn... Read more
When given the choice between sleep and exercise, which do you choose?
Monday, August 22, 2011      6 comments

This past Saturday, I was supposed to start a new exercise program with lisa_n_20. I was super excited about it all week, but when Saturday rolled around, I didn't even do my workout. I often wonder if my decisions are good ones or bad on... Read more
P90X Graduate and Feeling GREAT!
Monday, August 15, 2011      3 comments

I must say, when I started the P90X program, I was doubtful. I didn't think I'd make as much progress as I did, but I am VERY satisfied with my results. I still have about 9 pounds to lose, but I've been able to get about half way to ... Read more
Kicked it up a notch this morning!
Tuesday, August 02, 2011      4 comments

So....last week was kind of an unproductive week. - I didn't get much sleep because of my work schedule (only a few hours of sleep on Friday and only a few hours of sleep on Saturday) - The power went out in the middle of the night on Thurs... Read more
Warrior Dash 2011
Friday, July 29, 2011      4 comments

A few months ago, a friend of mine told me about this Warrior Dash race. He basically sent me a YouTube link and said to watch it. Well, after watching it, I got PUMPED! I wanted to sign up right away. I was hoping I could run with the fri... Read more

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