Category Archives: activity

Awaken the Dragon

I am joining a dragon boat team. I know, right now you’re thinking of jumping over to Google to find out what the heck a dragon boat is. Don’t worry, I will explain. My mother has been on the only … Continue reading

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Power of One Weigh-in

Since Saturday, I’ve been sending my trackers to 2 WW leaders – mine and a friend from High School who is a WW leader in Scotland. Based on their input, I’ve modified my thinking to the new program. My mindset … Continue reading

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UP Again, but I Don’t Care

It’s week two of Shrinking Jeans Power of One Challenge, weigh-in day. So I weighed in and the scale read 152.8, higher than last week. But, I know I’m doing good things for my body. I’ve started using Jillian Michaels’ … Continue reading

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Ready to Go

I am ready to go back to work this morning. A week off always messes with my system. My activity level changes and my eating changes. Even though I feel like I’m always eating the same thing during the work … Continue reading

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I Have an Athletic Hangover

Yesterday I work up still sore from spin class on Wednesday, but I decided to go out and run the Sober-Up 3.5 mile race anyway. Now, not only are my thighs sore, but so is my hip. Ibuprofen is my … Continue reading

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Sober-Up 5K

In the past, my running has stopped completely between the Troy Turkey Trot, and March or April (whenever I deem it warm enough to run outside again). Instead, this year, I spent the week between Christmas and New Year’s preparing … Continue reading

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Power of One Challenge

I joined the Sisterhood of the Shrinking Jeans and their Power of One Challenge. This challenge lasts for 8 weeks, until February 23, 2011. The first challenge is to make goals for 2011. I never make resolutions because resolutions are … Continue reading

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Spinning Kicked my Butt!

I started my morning with a good breakfast to get myself all prepared for Spin class this morning. My typical breakfast got a little jicama added in for good measure. I LOVE jicama. If you haven’t tried it yet, I … Continue reading

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Loving the 7-Day Free Pass

I did manage to manage it to the gym last night, even though the roads were still bad. I slid around a few corners, and hoped nobody slid into my car a few times (they didn’t). The gym was actually … Continue reading

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