My 4:30am alarm came a bit too quickly for my liking.. and my husband didn’t make getting up much easier. I had asked him last night if we would want to wake up with me to workout in the morning, and he had said yes, but the alarm came around and he insisted on more… Continue reading Waking up this morning was hard
This long weekend has been the first one that my husband and I haven’t had a lot of family obligations in about a month and a half. We spent the time hanging out with each other and getting a couple of home projects out of the way. We spent Friday night at Lowes getting my… Continue reading Weekend Projects and 2016 Weight Gain
Here is an update, post-Christmas, of my spending log for this coming year: FITNESS SPENDING LOG AS OF 12/29/16. New Purchases: New shoes, new sports bra, new running pants: $99.30 My husband gave me a $100 gift card to Dicks Sporting Goods for Christmas and I thought that I would be including it in this spending… Continue reading Fitness Spending Log
2017 is the year that I’m going to put my excuses away and really buckle down. I know a lot of you may think that what I have in mind is a little intense, but for me it’s what works well. My husband and I are fortunate enough to be able to work flexibly and… Continue reading Workout schedule for the new year
I’ve gotten this idea from Hanna over at the Minimal Marathoner. She’s going to track how much money she spends in total leading up to her goal race of the Chicago Marathon and I thought that was such a neat idea! For me, however, I thought that I would track how much money I spend… Continue reading Fitness spending log
This year (due to the wedding and buying a house eating up all of my PTO from work) I’m going to run the 3 big Holiday runs this year. It kicks off tomorrow with the Pumpkins in the Park run. It starts at 9am and will have a costume contest and a “timed hill” that… Continue reading Holiday running
The mantra I’ve been repeating in my head. My entire life I’ve thought that losing weight is hard. It’s been the hardest struggle I’ve ever been through and I haven’t even reached my goal. Each time something delicious is within two feet of me, I’ve thought “oh, this is too hard. I know I’m going to… Continue reading Losing weight comes easily to me..