This Was My Comment On An's Blog, But It Applies To Me, So I'm Using It!
Friday, December 18, 2009 9 comments
I can't tell you how many blogs I have read about gaining weight lately. It is a trend and it is catchy. My weight was creeping, creeping, creeping up and unfortunately, so was my cholesterol, so I just said STOP! I didn't wait for the new year ... Read more
Sunday, December 13, 2009 9 comments
I guess I had a delayed reaction to the cold, windy, wet race I ran because I did come down with a cold and soar throat. Here, I was thinking I was so healthy that getting soaked wouldn't bother me, but nooo. The day before yesterday, I had a l... Read more
I Have Been Gaining, Gaining, Gaining and Now I'm Done!
Thursday, December 10, 2009 12 comments
I can't believe how easy it is to slack off and start gaining weight again. I am not new to SparkPeople and I have done well in the past. I had gotten healthy again and started jogging. I even entered a few races and was quite happy with myself... Read more
The Cold, The Wind, The Rain, The Bridges; What A Race!
Saturday, December 05, 2009 21 comments
What Do You Do If It Rains?........RUN!
Thursday, December 03, 2009 17 comments
My 10K is Saturday and a storm is expected. My BF wanted to know what I was going to do if it rained. My answer was simply......RUN! I pick up my package tomorrow, but I don't think they cancel a race just because it rains. I'll just have to... Read more
I'M GOING FOR IT!!!!
Wednesday, December 02, 2009 10 comments
I know I still have a month to go before the end of the year, but here is how my trip is shaping up. I set a revised goal of averaging 155 miles per month and I have surpassed that goal four of the months. In fact, I only had one month w... Read more
I Feel Like A Celebrity!
Monday, November 30, 2009 17 comments
I Must Be A Glutton For Punishment!
Friday, November 20, 2009 13 comments
I am barely walking after my last race and I am already registered for a race on December 5th. I must be losing my mind! I know what did it though. The official race results came out today and I saw that I ranked seventh in my age group. The... Read more
What A Day, What A Race, What A Celebration!
Tuesday, November 17, 2009 28 comments
I am still in shock. What a race, what a day and what a celebration! I am home with medal in hand, but the day started as a disaster. The race was on a Sunday, so Saturday morning we drove to Fort Lauderdale to pick up my race packet and check... Read more
I Feel The Excitement!
Thursday, November 12, 2009 15 comments
I ran three miles in 39 minutes this morning. That is not as fast as I was before I took the summer off with a knee injury, but I'm getting better as time goes on. Training for the Half Marathon has been a different kind of training for me. Si... Read more
Countdown To Race Day Begins!
Saturday, November 07, 2009 17 comments
I started my run this morning at 7:30 AM. Since the weather is finally getting cooler, I didn't need to worry about running too late into the morning. I am on my final week of my training program and I walked/jogged 8 miles this morning. I was ... Read more
Update On My Virtual Walk Across The USA (With A Few Side Tours)!
Wednesday, November 04, 2009 11 comments
I Made My Goal Today!
Sunday, November 01, 2009 38 comments
Today I got up at 6:00 AM (remember, I am not a morning person) put on my running shoes and took off for my 13 mile test walk/run. My goal was to be finished in 3.5 hours because that is what I will have to do to get a finishers medal on Novemb... Read more
What A Difference A Year Makes!
Tuesday, October 20, 2009 13 comments
It was a year ago (almost to the day) that I was lead to the C25K training program. I had lost almost 30 pounds and wanted to find something that would help me continue losing weight until I reached my goal. Although I never even liked running... Read more
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