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Friday, March 26, 2010      1 comments

I've been gone for a while. Not intentionally, but gone all the same. I continue my workouts and try to watch what I have been eating, but my work is very cyclical, so sometimes I have a bunch of free time and sometimes I have zero. To... Read more
Insanity Fit test - end of week 2
Friday, February 12, 2010      7 comments

Woo Hoo! I finished week 2 and did my fit test today. I did not look at my previous figures before the fit test, I just did my best and made sure I paid attention to form. I was pretty happy with my progress. Here are my results: ... Read more
Week 2 of insanity. DONE!
Thursday, February 11, 2010      0 comments

Woo Hoo! Shaun T hasn't killed me yet. Today I did pure cardio and cardio abs after that. Wow! I had some problem with cardio abs because I hurt my back (actually my tail bone) a few weeks ago and it is still sore. So those exce... Read more
2.5 lbs gone this week
Wednesday, February 10, 2010      5 comments

Woo Hoo! Well, I don't know if it is the Soberuary (I don't drink alcohol in February) or the insanity DVD's, but I dropped 2.5 lbs this week. I am working really hard on insanity and enjoying the challange. I am scheduled to t... Read more
Cardio Recovery
Tuesday, February 09, 2010      0 comments

Well, this is week 2, so the 2nd time I've done this particular Insanity workout. The title would lead you to beleive it might be a day of rest. WRONG! It is really quite challenging. I thought my quads were pretty strong, that is unti... Read more
Hiking - In training
Monday, February 08, 2010      1 comments

Yesterday I started training for a 6 day hike that I will be doing with my husband and son in April. We will be hiking 6 days on the Apalachian Trail. Something I have always wanted to do. Actually I always wanted to hike the whole thin... Read more
Missed and missing my workout today
Thursday, February 04, 2010      1 comments

I usually work out very early in the mornings. It seems the only time I have and I am quite a morning person so it has always worked out well for me. Today I had a Dr. appointment where they need to draw blood and I was to be 12 hours fa... Read more
February a.k.a Soberuary
Tuesday, February 02, 2010      2 comments

Since I was in my early 20's I have taken the month off from drinking alcohol. Back then there never was much going on in February anyway, only Valentines day and if you weren't dating anyone then oh well, what did that matter. Since the NF... Read more
Insanity Week 1 day 2
Wednesday, January 27, 2010      2 comments

Well, today was the 1st "real" workout. I did the fitness test yesterday and I thought that was kind of hard! Today was serious cardio and I know I am going to be really sore tomorrow because I am already starting to feel it my glutes. ... Read more
I give blood
Wednesday, January 20, 2010      1 comments

Yesterday I went over my calories, only by about 70 or so, but I am blaming it on donating blood! I give every 8 weeks (my blood is special they say - goes to premature babies). So I had my food plan all logged out, but then I didn't coun... Read more
Getting a little stressed
Tuesday, January 19, 2010      3 comments

I have been doing so well eating within my calorie range and exercising daily but the weight hasn't started to come off yet. I am taking some medication that makes me retain water very badly so I am trying my best to drink 8 or even more ... Read more