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1) Drowning in paperwork. Not enough time to breathe. Couldn't break the surface even if I wanted to breathe.
2) Trying to get in more walking because we are going to walk 200 miles in Spain this fall.
3) Stress is screwing with my... Read more
Pedometer 14246, Garmin 15371
4th day in a row that I've left by 6 (ish) so we could go for a walk.
2 walks to my best bud's house (RT = a little more than 4 miles. Today was 4.25).
1 walk to Stubby's for dinner (it's about a 2ish mile RT, and we add to it).
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Garmin 11403. Omron 10396. Close enough for government work.... Read more
Garmin seems to have only tracked about half of my day. 6567 steps. I walked 3.2 miles on the treadmill in an hour, The pedometer says that I walked more than 11K steps.
Garmin did get me up from my desk today and I took a walk.
I ju... Read more
You Never Know What Time It Is If You Have More Than One Watch
Here's the deal with the Garmin -- as compared with the health thingy on my iPhone, it's + 10 - 15%. My husband got me a pedometer like his -- Omron -- and the Garmin is closer to the steps on the Omron -- 14629 vs. 13542. So, that's pretty cl... Read more
So, Bowie got hold of Sparky and chewed on it again. I bought a Garmin vivofit (amazon. way inexpensive), and am trying to figure it out. It was really easy to set up with my computer and phone, and SP recognized it right away, but it doesn't... Read more
I've been totally under water, and thank my Spark Pals for checking in with me. Working 10-12 hpd. The "good news" is that they've been scheduling me short mid shifts at J#2 on Sunday afternoons, so I have most of the weekends for Us. Working... Read more
Happy New Year
Happy New Year, Friends -- I hope that life is so far, so good.
No resolutions for, however...
1) cutting down on coffee
2) increasing water
3) tracking food
4) increasing my activity
10 pounds to be back where I was ... Read more
1) My computer is being stupid and wouldn't let me properly post my status, so I have two gobbledy-gook statuses today and one where I just plain gave up.
2) My computer is being stupid and keeps crashing out halfway thru my attempts to w... Read more
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Work has been crazy. I've been checking in with SP every day, and have been so thankful for my SP friends who are keeping in touch, even when I don't. I'm not losing weight, but I don't think that I'm gaining because my clothes still fit. So,... Read more
Make your plans -- don't play your results
My fitness plans for the week fell flat. On Sunday, my brother was dropping my mom off so we could take her to Sac to see the kids, and he suggested that I check out my mom's hand -- YIKES!!! Her cat had bitten her on Friday, and her hand and ... Read more
I worked late all days this past week except for Monday, when I had to work at J#2, so I didn't accomplish all of my fitness goals. I hopped on the treadmill a couple of times (Sparky thinks that my treadmill walks = cycling...), and did some o... Read more
Fitness Goals for the Week
Monday and Saturday -- Job #2 days -- lots of carrying, bending, stooping, walking. Goal for Monday is 5000 steps. Goal for Saturday (full shift) is 10K steps. If I don't get in all of the steps on Saturday, I'm off work enough to take a walk... Read more
Monday and Thursday fitness went as planned. I am so tired that I have no recollection of Tuesday and Wednesday.
We didn't get away for this weekend because I am too busy. The story is too long to relate. I just announced to my partner... Read more