Today marks the end of Week 1/beginning of Week 2 of BLC28. It was not my best first week by far...
This week coming up, I need to focus on my water intake and getting my exercise in. I WILL succeed this week!
NSV - 2 coworkers have bi... Read more
Our department is hosting a picnic for us today, and I had every intention of baking a sweet bread for it. Well, last night, by the time we got back from meeting our photographer, we were wiped and went right to bed. I remember early this mornin... Read more
Walked in to work this morning. It was a little chilly, but we had a great time, chatting along the way. It's 2.2 miles, mostly uphill and takes us about 50 minutes. Tonight, we'll be going home through downtown (about .5 miles from campus), get... Read more
Every time I've started blogging again, I start my blogs over again at Day 1. And I was going to do the same today, but that's not really the truth.
I started my journey 2158 days ago, on June 6, 2009. I had some ups and downs, and even som... Read more
Just realized I never posted my resolutions blog yesterday!
I have one large over-arching resolution for this year: to get organized.
In addition to a budget spreadsheet that Fiance put together, I have created my own "planner binder"... Read more
The past few days I've been thinking a lot about what I've accomplished in the last year.
I began the year with a knee injury and had to walk most of my first race of the year. In November, I ran out 4.56 miles straight, and also completed... Read more
Our TNT assignment this week is two share the tools and resources we have to help us on our journey.
1. SparkPeople - The articles are all filled with amazing information, and I love reading them. In the beginning, the nutrition a... Read more
A year ago, on August 5, I was pretty sure I was doomed to NEVER lose any weight. I had gotten my fitbit in January and had lost a whopping 3 pounds since then. I was walking every day at work, and trying to eat as many of our farm vegetables as... Read more
Hard to believe it's already August! This summer seems to have flown by! Fiance and I are closer and closer to securing our date and location. Hopefully just a few more days!
I am also participating in this challenge: www.sparkpeople... Read more
Fiance and I got a lot done this weekend - picked our venue (we have a meeting on Wed to book it), got a few gifts, picked out rings to be ordered later), and went on a few walks while brainstorming. It was a good weekend!
1. 10000+ steps p... Read more
Went out for my 13.1 Trainer run again for the first time in 4 weeks. It was tough, but I felt AMAZING after it was done. I'm really looking forward to getting back on track with it - I forgot how accomplished I feel after doing those!
1. 1... Read more
This round of BLC, I stepped outside my comfort zone and into a new team. I had been with the foxes (previously cougars) for many many rounds, and I was a little apprehensive about switching teams, but I had gotten too comfortable. It was time t... Read more
We made beet sliders last night with beets from the farm. (recipe: www.realfoodfinds.com/re cipes/vegetarian/grilled-b eet-sliders/beet-sliders/ ). They were sooooooooo super yummy. We've decided to replace the mayo and sou... Read more