Tag Archives: Exercise

Exercise even if you don’t want to

Have you ever noticed that when you don’t want to exercise, that’s when you really need it the most? I came very close to blowing off my workout tonight.  Instead, I did day 3 of Couch to 5K, which was … Continue reading

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Beautiful Morning Walk

I intended to do C25K W1D1 with Chocolate this morning. I got three running intervals done, but a little girl from the neighborhood wanted to walk her puppy with us, so I walked the rest of the time. Still good, … Continue reading

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Sisterhood Running Month

May is Sisterhood Running Month, including a challenge to run, walk, wog – basically move your ass – for one mile sometime between May 6 and 8.  This works out perfectly for me as I had already planned to run … Continue reading

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It’s a Dog-Walking Miracle

I’ve seen those dog harnesses for years.  You know the ones.  They look like what sled dogs wear.  I’ve been meaning to get one for a long time, but never got around to it.  Since my bicep and more importantly, … Continue reading

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Two Workouts and an Adventure

I’m two for two on the the first day of the 21-day challenge. 1) Last night, I moved my alarm clock out of reach of the bed so that I would have to get up to turn it off. I … Continue reading

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21-Day Challenge

I’ve joined the 21-day challenge, which starts today, at the Sisterhood.  Theoretically, it takes 21 days to form a habit (that hasn’t been my experience), but I’ll give it a shot, anyway. 1.  Exercise every morning.  The key word here … Continue reading

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Weigh-In Wednesday – Shrinking with the Sisterhood

My Pink sisters are down 4 1/2 pounds this week, with 3 of those pounds being mine. I’m pleased with my own results, obviously, especially after last week’s meager 1/2 pound loss. I’m usually fairly consistent – losing 1 to … Continue reading

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10 Things I Love about 30-Day Shred Level 1

I can do 18 push-ups during the first set, now.  18! My arms are getting buff. The static lunges with bicep curls (they’re tough, but since they are static, it’s easier on my knee). My waist looks smaller. The punching … Continue reading

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Experiments in Running with My Dog

I have always wanted to have a dog to run with, even before I was running. I don’t know why. It just seemed cool. Chocolate has been with me two years, but I’ve only recently taken up running again.  I … Continue reading

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Weigh-In Wednesday – Go Team Pink!

It’s Weigh-in day at the sisterhood.  I lost 1/2 pound last week and my team is down 5 pounds so far, with one more team member still to report in.  Go Pink! I’m a little disappointed with my personal results.  … Continue reading

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