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Jungle ABCs

Thursday, January 09, 2014

BLC24 is now open and in the Jungle we like to introduce ourselves to our teammates!!

So, here I go....

A is for ABOVE and BEYOND...Does competition give you an extra push?

Sometimes. I feel like I will never be the strongest or fastest person but I can give it my best shot.

B is for BLC rounds... Newbie?(first BLC round) Oldie?(1-3 rounds) Goldie?(long time BLCer)? Former BLC team(s)?

Definitely a Goldie, This will be my 8th or 9th BLC round (3rd in the Jungle)

C is for CHILDREN...you have?


D is for DOWNFALL...what's you're biggest temptation/excuse?

Food brought in and left around the office

E is for EARLY Bird or Night Owl?

Night Owl

F is for FURRY FRIENDS...you have?

I don't actually own any but my roommates have three dogs and the Jack Russell Terrier (Roxy) has adopted me. They also have two other dogs--Lilly and Djenga. I get the benefit of having pets without having to feed/walk/take them to the vet

G is for GROCERIES...what do you fill your cart with?

Fruits and veggies, Greek yogurt, eggs, meat. I try to stick to the outer edges of the grocery store.

H is for HOME...where do you call home?

Nashville, TN

I is for INSPIRE...who or what is your roll model/inspiration?

My BLC teammates. It's amazing to see how far we can push ourselves and each other!!

J is for JOB...What do you do for a living?

I close loans for a mortgage company

K is for KEEP IT SIMPLE...What's your healthy focus when short on time?

fitness...it's the one thing I do pretty consistently without fail

L is for LOG...Do you use the Nutrition and Fitness trackers?

I have in the past and need to get back to it. I'm ready!!

M is for MARRIED, Single, Involved?

Single, never married

N is for NAME...What's the meaning behind your sparkname?

First name, last initial and favorite hockey player from years ago number

O is for OUNCES...How many ounces of water do you consume on a daily basis?

Usually at least 80

P is for PRODUCE...How many fruits and veggies do you consume daily?

between 5 and 7 servings

Q is for QUOTE...what's your favorite?

Still my favorite:
"The miracle isn't that I finished. The miracle is that I had the courage to start."

John (the Penguin) Bingham

R is for ROUTINE...Average number of days and minutes you exercise weekly?


S is for STATURE...How tall are you?

5' 6"

T is for TIME...What time zone are you in?


U is for UNWIND...What is your favorite pass time or hobby?

reading (I read A LOT--118 books last year) or watching the Predators play hockey

V is for VACATION...If you could travel anywhere, what destination would you choose?


W is for WEIGHT WORKOUT...Do you follow a consistent ST program?

Yes!! I go to a strength and toning class twice a week. I love ST!!

X is for "X" MARKS THE SPOT...What do you want to see happen these 12 weeks, other than the scale move?

This round I want to be consistent with my tracking again. I have found that this is the single most important thing for weight loss success.

Y is for YESTERDAY...Do you dwell on poor choices or allow them to push you forward?

Allow them to push me forward. If I've made a bad choice, I let it go and move on.

Z is for ZERO...name one weight loss tool you couldn't live without?

running shoes
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