It's raining...in June.
This is not normal weather for us at all. By now it should be hot and we could be out on a friends boat or looking for a place to swim. But it's cold and raining. Perfect running weather. I love it when it rains.... Read more
Ready for the weekend...
I'm tired. I'm still sick. I'm so ready for the weekend.... Read more
Intresting News regarding my job...
I found out yesterday that it's 99% sure that I'm going to have a forced transfer to another job or another department. My SROA notice has a D on it and the romur going around is that if you have the D your job is going away. On one hand I'm p... Read more
went back to work yesterday. Ended up getting stuck there for an additional 1.5 hours. Then on the way home Hubby called. We were out of dog food. Made a stop at costco for dog food. Didn't get home until 7pm. Hubbs grabbed Chick-fil-a on ... Read more
Going Back to Work Today...
really nervous about going back. Haven't been in over a week between my vacation, the dog getting sick, me getting sick and the holiday weekend. I'm nervous.... Read more
Time Line of Disaterous Events
Friday, May 20: Rex develops Bloat, rush him to Emergancy
Saturday, May 21: Rex undergoes emergancy surgery to correct the bloat and remove his spleen
Sunday: Pick Rex up and drive 4 hours to our vet. They keep Rex for observation
Monda... Read more
Ups and Downs
Wow, it's been a rollercoaster ride around here.
First of all, thank you for all the kind comments about my poor pup, Rex. He's doing much better. All his systems are go and as of today he's back on regular dog food instead of a bland die... Read more
Worst Vacation Ever....
My husband and I left last Friday morning to go to Sequoia National Park for four days. It's a four hour drive to the campsite and we got there around 2pm. Got camp set up, hung out for a couple of hours and then cooked dinner. Sometime aroun... Read more
C25k, Week 5, Day 2...or the trickster.
Yesterday was ugly weather wise. The wind was blowing, it was in the low 60’s and very cloudy all day. Yesterday was also very stressful work wise and I was dying to get out for a run since I opted for the weekend off from running since it was... Read more
When I was taking time off to deal with my knee injury a couple of weeks ago I was reading Mile Markers: The 26.2 Most Important Reasons Why Women Run by Kristin Armstrong. I was expecting this to be a book with tips and tricks for running but... Read more
Couch to 5k, Week 4, Day 3…
Ran Day 3 yesterday after work. Normally I take a day off between runs but my husband had been gone when I ran day 1 and day 2 on Friday and Sunday and he wanted to run. I changed into my running clothes as soon as I got home because I knew if... Read more
C25k, Week 4, Day 2
Another great run yeasterday. Had some pain in my left knee but not bad. Also noticed that my right Achellies was tight through most of the first half of the run. But it all worked out and the run was good.... Read more
C25k, Week 4, Day 1
Hubbs went out of town last night to spend some time with the boys. I told him before he left that I planned to run without him either Friday night or Saturday. Either way, I still wanted to stick to my plan even if it means doing an extra day... Read more
C25k, Week 3, Day 3
Couch to 5k last night…week 3, day 3. Last day in week three. It was 90 degrees when we went out for our run at a little before 5pm. And I’m pretty sure that it only got hotter while we were out. But other then the heat the run was good, no ... Read more
6 Minuet Work Out
Up to yesterday I hadn’t done any of the physical therapy that my doctor prescribed for me; mostly hips, thigh, and glutes. I’d been surfing around on Sparkpeople tying to find a work out to follow that would cover the areas I need to strength... Read more