I really thought I had given you up for good. But just when I thought I had moved on and let you go, you would get inside my head. Memories would pop up on Facebook. I would see posts from friends that would remind me of you and I would feel sad because I missed… Continue reading Never gonna give you up
No, I’m not talking about retirement from working. I wish. I have a few more years before that will be a reality. No, today I want to talk about my quiet, unofficial retirement from running. For real this time. I know in the past I have talked about it, considered it, and then ultimately would… Continue reading Retirement
The blogging thing has been fun, but it’s time to say farewell. When I first started the blog, it was a homework assignment for a web design class I was taking. Blogging was something that I enjoyed doing, and so I’ve been blogging for about three years. Blogging has been great therapy for me. It… Continue reading Farewell blog
As you know, my husband and I started working out at a gym last November. David has been doing great; he has lost close to 30 pounds and we had to go shopping last weekend because all of his clothes are too big. As happy as I am for him, I found myself being a… Continue reading F*ck you, scale!
Hey, everyone! Happy Monday! It was a great weekend! On Saturday, my husband and I went to the gym and had a great workout! I’m just so excited about the progress I’m making with my strength. I’m up to 115 pounds on the deadlift, and I can push 255 pounds on the prowler. I’m carrying… Continue reading Logging food – EYE OPENING
Hey there! I hope your weekend is going great! It was 68 degrees yesterday in my neck of the woods, so you can betcha I was outdoors for a run! I ended up doing 5 miles, and can you believe I was wearing a tank top and shorts? In February? Love it! After all of… Continue reading What’s for breakfast?
It’s almost the weekend! I’m planning on seeing La La Land with my daughters on Sunday, but otherwise, I’m looking forward to a quiet weekend of reading and watching Gilmore Girls on Netflix. Those of you who are friends with me on Facebook are already aware of the wonderful news that we got regarding Kayla’s… Continue reading TGIF 1-20-17
Hello! How has your week been so far? Another 3-day weekend is coming up, which I’m very excited about. Kayla had her surgery on Monday and things went well. She was able to go home that night and has been staying with us during her recovery. She has some pain and needs assistance getting around,… Continue reading Gym update
Remember when I published a blog post earlier today about how I was seriously thinking about quitting running because I was worried I was doing permanent damage to my knee? Just kidding – BAZINGA! I went and saw my doctor at the sports medicine clinic and he said no worries, I haven’t injured anything; all… Continue reading Update since earlier blog…
For the first time since I started running almost six years ago, I’m considering retirement. Just typing these words makes me experience a tornado of emotions. But first, let me explain why I’m thinking of quitting for good. I have some arthritis in my left knee. The pain has been tolerable, and the knee didn’t… Continue reading Retiring from running?