Category Archives: Races

8 Weeks Left to Train!

Here’s another old post that was never published!!  Happy Reading 🙂 I’m a huge fan of quotes, quote of the week “Be YOUR own health advocate” So Monday’s are always difficult to start the week off on the right track. … Continue reading

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Race Day Eve

Good Morning, Happy Friday! Tomorrow’s the big race and I wanted to show you guys what the shirts we are wearing look like!  We tried to tie dye this dry fit material, but after two attempts of the dye not … Continue reading

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Challenge Update – Crunch time!

Good Morning!  Even though my weight stayed the same during this challenge…I lost some inches!!! 3/23 4/16 Inches Lost Right Calf Right Calf Right Calf 14 13 3/4  1/4 Right Thigh Right Thigh Right Thigh 22 1/2 22  1/2 Right … Continue reading

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Training Update & Thirsty Thursday!

Let me start off by saying Happy Thursday – its almost Friday!!  WOOT WOOT!  Here’s the training update – Got up this morning at 5 AM to run because I have plans after work…and when you’re training for a half … Continue reading

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Challenge day #6 – Sunny Saturday

Looking out the window, it seems warm, sunny, gorgeous – but you step out the front door, I hope you plan on wearing a scarf, hat, gloves…its cold!!! I had absolutely no plans for today except to clean my house … Continue reading

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Official Challenge Rules

Last nights dinner was very healthy and very nutritious.  Baked Chicken Thighs, Steamed Zucchini, & Mashed Cauliflower.  Next time, I won’t bother mashing the cauliflower and adding milk to it for a “mashed potatoe” idea.  Wasn’t worth it at all.  … Continue reading

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My Challenge: 25 in counting

So I woke up today motivated, inspired and determined.  I want a 4-pack!  Why shouldn’t I have one?  I’m taking food & work out ideas from Jillian Michael’s Making the Cut  and Madelyn H. Fernstrom’s The Runners Diet.  In Jillian’s book she … Continue reading

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