Monthly Archives: July 2012

Foodie Pen Pals Reveal!!!!!

 A few months ago, my Friend Colleen (who is not just a blogger friend but an actual person I know in real life) told me all about this amazing package she received by participating in the Foodie Pen Pals proram … Continue reading

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Sometimes you get chased and sometimes you chase!

It’s Monday again   I really have come to love Mondays.  It’s been a long weekend and honestly, I am excited to get on with the rest of the week!!!  I’m only 2 1/2 weeks away from vacation and I’m … Continue reading

Posted in goals, half marathon training, mom, mother runner, Reach the Beach, run, running, sweatpink, Weekly Chase, working mom | 4 Comments
Long run postponed till Tuesday

Usually Sunday mornings are about my long run.  I am usually amped up all day on Saturday for them, or stressed and anxious about how I will feel.  Today is not that kind of Sunday!  Today was all about my … Continue reading

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Weekly Chase… What are your goals this week?

It’s Monday!  I’m thrilled to say I’ve lived through another Sunday long run this past weekend and here to tell you what steps I will take on my journey!  I have to tell you all that setting goals every week … Continue reading

Posted in change, goals, happiness, mother runner, PLANKADAY, run, RUNNER, running, Weekly Chase | 15 Comments
9… Ahem I mean 10 miles till its over!

I set out to run 9 miles this morning and I was struggling right until I fell asleep last night to feel good about my run.  I whined about it, I talked about it and I discussed it to hell … Continue reading

Posted in challenges, FAILURE, fitfluential, half marathon training, healthy living, learning experiences, LONG RUN, mother runner, run, running, struggles, sweatpink | 4 Comments
How do you follow up a great moment???

Last Sunday I had the BEST long run!  I ran 8 miles and I felt great.  If you haven’t heard about it, click HERE.  I floated on cloud nine for the rest of the day and well into Monday.  I … Continue reading

Posted in FAILURE, FEAR, frustration, goals, half marathon training, LONG RUN, mother runner, run, running, self doubt, working mom | 2 Comments
Mom can plank longer than Dad can

This is a very special post for all of my #plankaday buddies on Twitter.  My Hubby, @Mindybobe, @FauxRunner, @backatsquare0 and @running_baking have agreed to encourage and support each other during this challenge.  Tonight after agreeing that one day I will … Continue reading

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This Week’s Weekly Chase Recap and Goals

Its Monday!!!  Time to recap Last weeks goals and report on how effective my goal setting and game plan were and then make adjustments for this week and set new mini goals.  Let it be said:  I LOVE MONDAYS!  Like … Continue reading

Posted in fitfluential, goals, half marathon training, healthy living, Marathon Weight Loss Challenge, mom, Monday, Motivation, PLANKADAY, runDisney, RUNNER, running, Stephen Covey, sweatpink, Weekly Chase | 11 Comments
50 Shades of Gray Skies…

This morning I woke up to very gray skies and the steady patter of rain drops on the roof.  I immediately chuckled to myself as yesterday when so many of my tweeps were headed out for heir long runs in … Continue reading

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Weekend Wine-ing

The Hubs and Me at a concert last weekend Everyone knows I love my wine!  I swear I’d be at 120 pounds again in three weeks if I just stopped have a bottle a glass or two on an every … Continue reading

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