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Kissing My Butt Good-Bye!!

Thursday, June 11, 2015      1 comments

Stepped on the scale this morning...168.8! Wow...can't believe I'm in the 160's again. I haven't been this small in over 7 years. I also went to Target and tried on some workout clothes. I almost took a selfie of me in booty shorts and a spo... Read more

Big Changes...

Sunday, April 26, 2015      0 comments

It's been a while since I blogged. Between work and CrossFit, I don't have a lot of free time. I'm transitioning to paleo and I feel like all my free time (what little there was) has been spent cooking. It's been worth it though. My upset st... Read more

You Can't PR Every Time!

Thursday, February 26, 2015      2 comments

I did my one rep max for the snatch yesterday. I PR'd my snatch (90#) and my power snatch (95#). The snatch was a big deal for me, because when I started I wasn't catching the bar in a squat and now I can. Anyways, the WOD last night cons... Read more

Tired and I know it!

Sunday, February 15, 2015      2 comments

So I haven't been on SparkPeople much. I started a two month Olympic Lifting class in January. On Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursday I take the Oly class and then do my normal Crossfit WOD afterwards and then do WODs on the other days. I've be... Read more

Negative is Easy!

Sunday, January 04, 2015      4 comments

Why is it so much easier to think negative thoughts than it is to think positive thoughts? A quick example: I get on Facebook this morning and there is a shout out to all the people who competed in the throw down at another box this weeken... Read more

When did that freakin' happen?

Wednesday, December 31, 2014      2 comments

I got a gift card for Target from my daughter to buy some workout clothes. I'm a stinky sweater, so they tend to not last too long even with very regular washing. I found some tights and tops and went to try them on. I'm not big on lookin... Read more

Voted Popular Blog Post: View All Popular Posts The Scale Can Kiss My Rear End!

Sunday, December 28, 2014      27 comments

Okay, so I only officially weigh myself once a month, but I jumped on the scale this morning. It was up a little. Not a happy finding. I didn't make open gym at the box, so I needed to come up with something to do today. I decided to p... Read more

Crossfit Fundamentals Class 4

Monday, August 25, 2014      1 comments

First I have to admit my diet over the weekend sucked! I had beer and wine. I also had Indian today, so I was not feeling to great when I went to class. With that being said we learned about: Handstand push ups & how to scale them Deadlif... Read more

Crossfit Fundamentals Day 3

Thursday, August 21, 2014      0 comments

Being at the gym/box, whatever you want to call it, isn't the hard part. The hard part is not being there. I don't have anyone else who has this interest. My husband isn't interested, my kids aren't interested, and I don't know anyone else ou... Read more

Love it...Hate it...Crossfit Fundamentals Day 2

Wednesday, August 20, 2014      1 comments

Today we were all there except for one person. We also added another person to the class. We reviewed the following: Rowing Back squat Press Push press Our ten minute WOD was a team effort with three people on each team for: 200... Read more

Definitely the BIG Girl tonight!!! Crossfit Fundaments Day 1

Monday, August 18, 2014      2 comments

So today I had my first fundamental lesson for crossfit. I have to attend six classes and then I can do regular WODs. There were seven of us in the class and I was definitely the BIG Girl in the class. It was a little intimidating, I'll be ho... Read more

Something New!

Sunday, August 17, 2014      1 comments

It's time to start something new. I have set my goals and have a plan. I start Crossfit tomorrow and look forward to learning the ropes. I really need to lose this weight and get my body and stamina back! I'm working towards 50 lbs gone. I... Read more

Why here and not there?

Thursday, March 20, 2014      2 comments

I'm visiting my parents in WA right now, because my dad had back surgery and I traveled out here to help my parents out. This is not my first trip to WA state, we were stationed here before and I love this state. This is the state where I ran ... Read more

I am soooo guilty of this!!

Friday, March 14, 2014      4 comments

A big mistake people make when trying to get healthier is when they fall off the wagon a bit and think, ''I have to start over!'' - SparkCoach Nicole Umm...this is me. Totally and completely me! I suffer from this delusion. This is not m... Read more

Voted Popular Blog Post: View All Popular Posts Excuses - SparkCoach Blog

Thursday, March 13, 2014      19 comments

Spark Coach is dealing with exercise excuses today and we are supposed to blog about our excuses for skipping exercise and our plan to counter those excuses. Excuses 1 - I'm Tired! Honestly, I am tired at the end of the day. However, I'm ... Read more

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