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Weigh In

Monday, March 07, 2011

Today is the final weigh in for Brummer Brothers' Challenge #2, which is simply a six week weight loss challenge that I signed up for with several other people! I was hoping to end with a BIG bang, but instead am ending with a ONE pound loss.. I'll be honest and say I'm a little disappointed that I didn't lose more this week, as I've really, really been active this week while also diligently tracking the food/beverages I consume!! Having said that, I am proud of the weight I have loss and will continue on with my slow but steady pace....

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Swimming...Swimming....Swimming.....

Sunday, March 06, 2011

Last night my grandson really wanted me to go swimming with him, but it was after I'd done time on the stationary bike and my "problem" knee was letting me know I'd pushed a little too hard. So I promised, Layton we'd go first thing this morning; which we did; just he and I.. splashing, playing and swimming for nearly a solid hour.. It was great hearing his laughter and twirling him around the pool, while at the same time getting exercise of my own...
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CATHYJR73 3/6/2011 9:39PM

    Grandchildren truly are the very best way to get our exercise!! emoticon

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Stationary Bike.....

Saturday, March 05, 2011

We're in St. Louis for the week-end... which is nice... but means I can't get outside to exercise! Fortunately, I was able to lift a few weights and ride the stationary bike for just a bit shy of 30 minutes at a level 5 and above... for a total of 6.25 miles... Felt good...

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PLATEAU11 3/5/2011 11:33PM

  Good for You.

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Walking! Walking! Walking!

Friday, March 04, 2011

Yesterday was absolutely beautiful and I'm pleased to say I took advantage of the sunshine!! My first walk was with my students when we took a twenty minute jaunt around our campus... Great conversation that wouldn't have been the same within the confines of the classroom walls!
Due to my tendency to be easily diverted from exercising, I opted to take my walking shoes with me to school, so I didn't have the excuse of coming home and putting off walking! I stopped by one of our beautiful parks and got in an almost two mile walk. Felt great!!!!
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Day 2 of 5 K Virtual Walk

Wednesday, March 02, 2011

Today is day two of my participation in the 5K walk, which meant walking 1 mile!! I'm happy to report I did it and felt great afterwards... I could probably push myself harder and farther, but decided to start slow and steady.... tomorrow is 1.5 miles!!!!!

  


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