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Best running advice I ever got
Monday, April 01, 2019      0 comments

I do not love to run. But I love my life a whole lot more when I run. When I had my second baby in 2017 I had to consciously work to get back in some kind of shape. I got exercise by taking her on long walks every day during my leave an... Read more
I'm BACK!!
Monday, June 20, 2016      2 comments

When your baby turns three, you can no longer call it "baby weight." I'm back! I'm doing a great job so far! I'm running. Yes, I am running. I am proud of myself. I've gotten all the way back up to three continuous miles and that's h... Read more
Everyday is a chance to make good or bad choices.
Wednesday, February 11, 2009      2 comments

I think the title of this blog sounds like an uplifting fortune cookie but that's not really the point of this entry. The things is that tonight I really want to make it a good night. I have eaten well today and tonight I will have the house a... Read more
Holy crap I ran a half-marathon!
Monday, January 26, 2009      1 comments

What!?!? I ran a half-marathon!? That's crazy. I can't believe that I did it. But I have the medal to prove it. In fact, as I accept this medal, I would like to thank those who made this possible. First I would like to thank myself, for dra... Read more
Tuesday, July 01, 2008      0 comments

I have only recently come to the conclusion that people all over struggle the same struggle. We are all fighting the same fight. It affects different people differently. Some people are unhappy with their appearance and they shrug it off and ... Read more
Little Changes
Tuesday, June 17, 2008      0 comments

I suppose this is my inaugural positive blog entry. I wrote my first two blogs because I was feeling downtrodden and they helped me to put it in writing and feel better about it. But this morning I feel good and I feel proud. Every once and a... Read more
Just keep swimming...
Wednesday, June 11, 2008      1 comments

I have been at the same weight for a really long time. By really long time I mean a few weeks. Wow. A few weeks? I should be dropping 1-2 lbs a week. How am I going to break this? This week I am trying to run A LOT. 3 miles on Monday. 3 m... Read more
No Fun.
Tuesday, June 03, 2008      0 comments

This is difficult. I don't like that I said that. I usually adopt mantras about how easy or fun something is but man would I love a big stack of pancakes and not to run or walk the dog for the next month. I hit a plateau a little while ago so... Read more