Tag: running

My Fitness Goals for 2018: Get Back Into It, Girl!

As I write this, I just polished off some Girl Scout Lemonade cookies dipped in hot decaf tea. Am I proud? No. I’m less than 4 weeks from having my baby, I’m stressed out, and overall health and fitness haven’t been a priority for me in a while. But 2018, you haven’t seen the best …

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Happy Fourth of July 2014!

Disclaimer: Purchased by me, gift from mom. See bottom for details. Last night I was more interested in being lazy on the couch after having a dinner date with Mike at Friendly’s than blogging or even doing nail art. An order of quesadillas and a three-scoop Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup Sundae and I was all …

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The Beauty Loser: And So 2014 has Begun!

Before and after – July 2011 on the left, September or October 2013 on the right. That’s about a 70 lbs difference right there. I look like two different people. Crazy! So here we are. On the other side of the holidays. It’s that time of year where we get the credit card bills for …

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The Beauty Loser Weekly Update 05/08/2012

Hey! Look at that, I have a shape now that I didn’t have in August last year, when the photo on the left was taken! On the left I’m wearing a form-fitting dress. On the right I’m wearing form-fitting exercise clothes! Last week I made it a goal to pick a 5k to run in …

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A fresh start

I ran my first half marathon in September, 2006. It was such an awesome moment, crossing the finish line. I had started to gain a little weight back from when I’d lost a bunch in 04-05, but I was still running, and I was athletic. Today, I am back to the weight I was when …

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