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Ridiculous?? What do you think?
Friday, October 26, 2012      12 comments

Having 4 kids has made simple things like moving from one season into the next a bit of a "job". Because it is basically winter here, we need to get out the winter coats, ski pants, boots(snow boots & nice ones) mitts, touques, neck warmers, lon... Read more
I ran my first half marathon!
Friday, September 28, 2012      13 comments

So I did it...I ran it....and it was AWESOME! Got to the hotel when it was getting dark so it was hard to see the views. When we woke up, I looked out my window, still in bed, and snapped this photo...awww, Banff:) ... Read more
Deep thoughts, by...me
Thursday, September 20, 2012      10 comments

Ok, so maybe not deeeep thoughts but my thoughts none the less-haha. Just random thoughts about getting ready to leave for 3 days without the rest of the family. Today is Thursday and I am going to be running my first half on Saturday. ... Read more
The Taper Has Begun...
Wednesday, September 12, 2012      6 comments

So, I have my running schedule posted by my desk.17 full weeks of 5days/week of running. Over the past few months, as I complete each run, I put a big X through that run. Its nice to see all the big X's. An accomplishment of sorts. Sometim... Read more
Dear Diary,
Sunday, September 09, 2012      11 comments

Today I ran 20km! I never thought I'd ever run that distance...but I did. I ran 10&1's. I felt strong till about 15km. My hips were screaming. I took a 2minute walking break. My half marathon is in 2 weekends. I am definitely NOT... Read more
Momentum is here....but I'm scared-eekk!
Wednesday, August 01, 2012      6 comments

I am on a roll. My momentum is right on track. I am half way through week 10 of my half marathon training. I am running 5days/week & I've completed every single run-which is a big deal for me. I am ST 3 days/week-consistently- and am ... Read more
Who does this??? ME...so embarassed:(
Friday, July 06, 2012      19 comments

I have been exercising my butt off, or so I thought. Putting in as many fitness minutes that I can fit in to my already busy day. I have been running 5 days a week for 6 weeks now. I have logged over 120km. And I started ST 2 weeks ago. I h... Read more
Mourning the last day of school
Thursday, June 28, 2012      9 comments

I am homeschooling next year. Yup, pulling the girls out of public school and going to attempt to teach them myself. I am very very excited for this new adventure in my life. This decision has not been made lightly. It took all year to com... Read more
Week 4-DONE! 12 weeks to go...
Monday, June 25, 2012      8 comments

I'm training for my 1st half marathon. This is exciting stuff up here...a big deal....and a commitment that I am still nervous about. We have a fairly busy family life, so I needed to announce to all what it was gonna take for me (and them) to g... Read more
Easter Weekend with no water...
Tuesday, April 10, 2012      9 comments

Last year, I regretted not blogging enough. It's my personal diary of the activities I try really hard to fit in. And that's about all I blog about...fitness. Well, I just couldn't resist blogging about this Easter weekend and it has nothin... Read more
My super duper boarding trip!
Wednesday, February 22, 2012      13 comments

Hubby and I got away for 5 days of some together time. My parents came to our house and stayed with all the kiddos. I have a mega fear of flying so the trip started o... Read more
A weekend of awesomeness!
Sunday, January 29, 2012      15 comments

I've kinda been down in the dumps this past week and really needed to shake it off. I have some fabulous spark friends who encouraged me along the way-thankyou thankyou thankyou:) Friday night, hubby and I went on a date...a HOT yoga date, ... Read more
A birthday today....and 30lbs down!
Friday, December 30, 2011      14 comments

Today is my birthday. It’s kinda cool having a b-day so close to the end of the year. When I look back at 2011 I also look back at the year I was 33. Pretty great year, if I do say so myself. I’ve read some fantastic blogs of fellow sparker... Read more
Hi ho, Hi ho, it's off to Whistler I go...
Wednesday, December 28, 2011      3 comments

Ok, so this is very exciting news. Hubby and I are going to take a snowboarding trip to Whistler in February-kidless-yeehaw! I have wanted to hit up Whistler since forever. And now I am actually going. It's 1200km(750mi) away so you can see... Read more
In memory of my Delilah
Thursday, November 24, 2011      11 comments

My puppy, of 12 years, passed away on Tuesday. My house has been sombre since then. We brought her to the vet, thinking she had a hernia and were prepared to pay what it took to get her fixed and healthy and back home. She didn't... Read more

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