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May I? I think I may!
Sunday, May 01, 2016      1 comments

May I? Why not? May 1 is a Sunday, so that is two beginnings in one! In two days it will be my 1 year and 6 month anniversary of major foot surgery. I decided it was time to step it up - literally! This spring has been spotted with walking ... Read more
Sore, not sorry!
Tuesday, February 02, 2016      1 comments

I broke my toe just over two months ago...I didn't think I'd be this far this fast, but it also felt like it took forever to get here. I am sore but def... Read more
2015 steps...2,583,085
Sunday, January 31, 2016      8 comments

In 2015 I walked 1.6 million steps more than the average American (according to FitBit) after major foot surgery... heck yeah that's some motivation fo... Read more
Too many sweets...more minutes to walk
Wednesday, January 27, 2016      4 comments

I'm easing back into fitness after foot injuries from the past two years. Today was my 3rd day working out in January and 4th week of meal planning and... Read more
Shake out those lazy bones...
Friday, January 01, 2016      1 comments

I feel as if every blog post I write is about starting over. This time I'm not looking at the past, I'm just looking at right now. I am not active, I fall into the trap of thinking that I am lazy... but I'm not. I have a full time job and... Read more
One year post surgery!
Tuesday, November 03, 2015      2 comments

This past year has been a long hard journey. Having foot surgery tested me and tried my patience more than anything ever has. The struggle to keep from sinking into depression while gaining weight from lack of exercise was very difficult. ... Read more
Scale help...
Wednesday, September 09, 2015      2 comments

Any suggestions for the best scale to use? I don't own one, but think it could be motivation for weekly weigh-ins. I'm willing to spend up to $50, but would prefer a less expensive option. 👍 Thanks in advance for your help! ... Read more
New Shoes!
Monday, August 24, 2015      5 comments

Went for a walk/jog in my new shoes! I felt like I could have run more & my shoes were comfortable, but I am still dealing with pain in my ankle from m... Read more
4/5 days with over 10k steps!
Friday, August 21, 2015      1 comments

I participated in the Work Week Hussle challenge on my Fitbit with nine other friends. I walked more than 10,000 steps 4 of 5 days this work week! I came in 5th out of 10 in the challenge. I ran for the first time since my surgery last fall! :) ... Read more
First official run post surgery!
Tuesday, August 18, 2015      3 comments

I finally bit the bullet went outside and went for a run! In 45 minutes I did two miles!... Read more
My eye opener.
Saturday, August 15, 2015      1 comments

I did a bad thing, well really two bad things. I bought a cheese stuffed crust supreme pizza. It was next to the thin crust 'healthier' supreme pizza but I bought the cheesy yummy one. I made it and took only two pieces. They tasted so good! I ... Read more
10 days into my 30 day challenges
Monday, August 10, 2015      2 comments

I didn't think of it until just now...I am one third of the way done with my 30 day challenges! I am doing the Blogilates 30 day Flat Abs, Butt Lift, and Sleek Arms challenges! I walk up the stairs and my legs hurt - it is a good pain. A pain... Read more
An 18 minute mile... 9 months post surgery
Tuesday, August 04, 2015      1 comments

Recovering after major surgery takes way too much time.... There were moments I felt like there was no point... It took away all of the patience I thought I had... Doubt, anger, sadness, it all felt pointless... but it was and is all wor... Read more
My August Challenge!
Saturday, August 01, 2015      6 comments

I am excited to do some printout workouts! August fitness! ... Read more
Friday, July 31, 2015      1 comments

I am a spark streaker! emoticon I made the decision to jump-start my goal to be a healthier person. I... Read more

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