Twice in one day!
Thursday, July 17, 2014      0 comments

The feeling of pushing myself to do more is exhilarating. This morning, I ran my usual route (2.2 mi) with better times than yesterday, but still a little bit of walking. After coming home and making myself a delicious peanut butter and banana s... Read more
Wednesday, July 16, 2014      2 comments

With my hours at work being so few, I've gotten into the habit of running quite a bit over the summer. For the past few weeks I've run an average of 2 miles on every day that I'm not at work. So far this summer I have run over 48 miles!! That's ... Read more
Friday, March 01, 2013      1 comments

I need to focus more on becoming a healthier individual and less on the numbers that are associated with "fitness". Losing a pound means nothing to me if I know that it's due to the loss of muscle mass. Staying under 1500 calories mean... Read more
Anticipating spring.
Tuesday, February 26, 2013      1 comments

Even after all the fattening food I ate over the weekend, I still managed to be down half a pound from last week. Initially I was excited, but now I'm considering the fact that I could have lost muscle mass and gained more fat. Either way, I'm b... Read more
Decisions, decisions.
Wednesday, February 06, 2013      0 comments

The more I think about it, the less certain I am that I want to go to medical school. The costs are just too expensive - and something I don't have - and it would be another 9-10 years before I could even get a job. I know this sounds like ... Read more
Spring Semester
Thursday, January 24, 2013      1 comments

...and back in the routine. I've gotten in a habit of trying to go to the gym at least 3 times a week, where I run and lift. About halfway to my goal of the "freshman negative 15" :) Meanwhile, I've gotten a part-time job, want to focus on keepi... Read more
Holiday season.
Friday, November 30, 2012      2 comments

Been working out since early September, and was down roughly seven pounds. Then Thanksgiving break happened, and I went home to tons of yummy Thanksgiving food, late-night fast-food runs, and Skyline after church :( So it's back to square one, p... Read more