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My journey is a roller coaster
Thursday, March 24, 2011      7 comments

Without meaning to, I gained some of my weight back. The stress of many months of unemployment has gotten the better of me. I gave into all temptations over the holidays. Because of that, last month I couldn't wear a single pair of my zip/b... Read more
Getting Back To It
Tuesday, January 18, 2011      6 comments

I've fallen and am working on getting back on the horse. I was struggling before the holidays only to get bronchitis at Thanksgiving. Which slows down my ability to workout. Then add several holiday parties, lack of will power, a birthday, paren... Read more
My BIG weigh-in
Wednesday, September 22, 2010      13 comments

Okay, the BIG news! This kinda freaks me out but in exactly one week, Wednesday 9/15 to today 9/22, I lost 5 lbs. No joke. I'm on the Curves 6-week Solution: 1200/day for only one week, 1500/day for the next five weeks. I only cheated on my... Read more
Finding my way back
Friday, August 06, 2010      5 comments

It's been ages since I've posted anything here. Since my last post I've started freelancing which means short projects and times of unemployment in between projects. This was not by choice but by necessity. My last freelance project was cha... Read more
Keeping on Track
Tuesday, November 03, 2009      13 comments

Some days are easier than others. Temptation is all around and I have a love/love/love relationship with food. As a sensualist, food is a guilty pleasure and I can get lost i... Read more
I met KayeReader for the first time
Saturday, October 17, 2009      6 comments

I just love meeting my Spark friends in person. And I met Kaye last night in Newport Beach for the first time. I jumped at the chance to drive down to meet her after years of sharing on the Spark message boards and encouraging each other du... Read more
Grand Canyon from Rim to Rim
Tuesday, September 15, 2009      10 comments

I DID IT! I hiked the entire 23.9 miles across the Canyon from Rim to Rim in three days. I even did an extra 4 mile hike on the second day, totally 28 miles hiked in 53 hours. It was beyond words, which is why I haven't blogged about it in ... Read more
Preparing to Hike the Grand Canyon
Tuesday, August 18, 2009      11 comments

So I realized today that I've been making great progress on preparing for my upcoming trip to the Grand Canyon: Step 1: heal ankle Step 2: rebuild cardiovascular Step 3: wake up earlier Step 4: check off packing list Step 5: tape... Read more
Making a Comeback
Tuesday, August 04, 2009      13 comments

One of the hiking paths to the Griffith Observatory in Los Angeles, Saturday, August 1, 2009 ... Read more
My Path to Healing A.T.
Tuesday, June 23, 2009      8 comments

Thank you all so much! I don't know how I would have gotten this far on my journey without all of you. I finally feel like I am truly on the road to recovery. After a lot of research, a lot of phone calls, a lot more tears, a free visit wit... Read more
Status Report aka Venting
Friday, June 19, 2009      10 comments

I've been riding a roller coaster of stress for the past few months. I can't completely shake the blues because of my Achilles injury which occurred during my last Half Marathon on March 22nd. Last month my doctor switched my thyroid m... Read more
Runner Girl in Recovery
Thursday, May 21, 2009      7 comments

Thank you all SO MUCH! I can't tell you how much better I felt revealing my depression and having you all chime in to remind me that I am a Runner- just in Recovery. I went out that night and hit the gym's recumbent bike (not my favorite fo... Read more
I'm a sad runner girl
Tuesday, May 19, 2009      10 comments

I'm still struggling with my thyroid hormones. I've been fighting off mild depression that has been brought closer to the surface. Right now, I'm very sad inside. Work, finances, home life, and relationship stress are adding to the stress of my ... Read more
Sweatsuit to Swimsuit - Week 1
Monday, May 04, 2009      2 comments

Well, I'm a day late posting my Befores for the Sweatsuit to Swimsuit Bootcamp Challenge. I'm still trying to absorb everything that happened on Saturday. I got such great results from just two weeks of the New You Bootcamp that I had to si... Read more
Spark Your Life Convention 2009
Monday, May 04, 2009      17 comments

Friday night I met up with Jackie - MISSJCISRUNNING and Denise - DENIRAZ in Hollywood and we headed down to pick up Mary - LILHLFPINT on our way to San Diego. We crashed at a... Read more

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