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Great couple of days
Wednesday, July 01, 2015      8 comments

I've had a great couple of days. I had a great walk and a great kettlebell workout yesterday. I joined a 7 day bootcamp on facebook and I will be doing body weight strength training everyday. I always have trouble getting my strength training... Read more
New walk route
Thursday, June 11, 2015      7 comments

Yesterday's walk was awful. It was 93 degrees with no shade. I really should have gone earlier or cut it shorter since it was so hot. There is a big plaza maybe a 1/2 mile from my work and I decided to walk there today. There is a big hotel,... Read more
Strength Training
Tuesday, June 09, 2015      3 comments

I keep slipping on doing my strength training. I think I will stop by the store and buy me a bigger kettlebell tonight. The one I have is only 5 lbs and I think I need to step it up. I will be walking/running at lunch today and plan to do a k... Read more
adventure
Monday, June 08, 2015      3 comments

I just realized it's been a whole week since I did a blog. Had a great time this past weekend. I did my first official 5k. My time was 37:19, which averaged a 12:02 minute mile! A personal best for me. We then went zip lining for my you... Read more
Things are much better
Monday, June 01, 2015      6 comments

I got to sit down with my boss today about my job. I'm not in danger of losing my job or getting my hours cut unless the reps don't start bringing in more business by the end of August. That makes me feel so much better! He was trying to put f... Read more
Scared and angry
Friday, May 29, 2015      7 comments

June 5th will be my 10 year anniversary working for my company. I'm on my 4h owner and this has been by far the best one yet. I've been with him for a 1.5 years. For the 3 years before that we worked directly for corporate. My life was miser... Read more
Great workout
Wednesday, May 27, 2015      3 comments

Had a great workout last night. I did some kettlebell exercises and some resistance band exercises. I also did a leg machine at the gym and some crunches. Plus I got my mileage in for the day. I will get my 100 miles in again this month!!!... Read more
Strength Training
Tuesday, May 26, 2015      4 comments

I really need to work on doing strength training. My goal is to do this 3 days a week. I'm going to the gym after work today and I'm going to hit 5 machines. Really need to work on toning up my arms. They flap and it drives me crazy! Since... Read more
Today
Tuesday, May 19, 2015      4 comments

I'm exhausted today. Daughter had a softball game until 10:30 last night. My youngest was mad because she had to go. I don't know why I didn't make Taylor drive herself to the game and then Jessie and I could just go for part of it. After w... Read more
better day
Sunday, May 17, 2015      8 comments

Today was a much better day. We spent almost the whole day as a family. We all went to my oldest daughters basketball games. We had an hour break so I went for a walk/run and my husband and youngest went and got snacks. We have a plan ... Read more
rough day
Saturday, May 16, 2015      4 comments

We've been having some issues with our 13 year old daughter. This is a tough age and I'm really hoping things will get easier once she gets to high school. Just hope I am a good enough mom to get her through this.... Read more
1 year anniversary and weight loss milestone
Friday, May 15, 2015      11 comments

Today is a great day for me! It is the 1 year anniversary of my weight loss journey. As of mid January I lost 70 pounds. For the next couple of months my loss dramatically slowed down and I only lost 7 lbs in the last 4 months. I kept going... Read more
5/14/2015
Thursday, May 14, 2015      4 comments

I'm feeling the after effects of the kettle bell workout yesterday but I'm not as sore as I thought I would be. :) I'm going to hit the gym tonight and tomorrow night since it's raining. I'm working on changing things up a bit because of my p... Read more
5/13/15
Wednesday, May 13, 2015      3 comments

Can't believe the school year is almost over. My youngest daughter is in 8th grade and will go to high school next year. Unreal. She has her 8th grade dance on Friday. My oldest is in 10th grade to I will have 2 high school kids soon. ... Read more
Another busy week
Monday, May 11, 2015      4 comments

Got another busy week ahead of us. My daughter has soccer games tonight, Wednesday and Friday. She has a band banquet Tuesday night and I have my last pto meeting at my youngest daughter's school Tuesday too. Thursday my husband is taking the... Read more

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