Category Archives: goals

Transformation Tuesday; Attitude Adjustment!

I woke up Tuesday in a total funk.  I felt over-tired, cranky and had an overall crummy attitude for no reason.  It was going to be one of those days.  Usually I would have curled up on the couch and … Continue reading

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An End and a Beginning!

The last day of vacation is always hard.  The last day of vacation post marathon is even harder!!!  Last weekend feels so far away and yet I’m not ready to let go of it quite yet…  I spent this week … Continue reading

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It’s been more than a month… oops!

I’ve been wrapped up in a whole bunch of life over the past 4 weeks and I can’t lie…  I dropped a couple of balls I was attempting to juggle.  Usually I operate better under pressure and do well tackling … Continue reading

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If it Doesn’t Challenge You…

New Year’s Eve is upon us. In 2013 I had so many running goals and I accomplished many of them. Some of them fell by the wayside and life got in the way. Injuries got in the way. i got … Continue reading

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Jawbone UP vs FitBit Flex: which one was right for me?

  I know you are all waiting for a full recap of MCM this past weekend, I’m still working on the emotions I have about the race, mostly great but some that I’m struggling with… I promise it’s coming soon! … Continue reading

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I see a pattern here… and it’s not a good one!

I have  a pattern I fall into with most of my training cycles.  I start out shaky, lacking confidence every time.  As I build mileage, my confidence always grows too.  My speed increases, my runs feel great and I start … Continue reading

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Where should I even begin???? A March recap and my April Goals

It’s feels like 100 years since I have posted!  If February was a tornado, than let’s call March the aftermath!  Once things slowed down at work, they got crazy busy at home and then just when I got things squared … Continue reading

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Taking a HUGE step!

I had a rather busy weekend at work and I still wasn’t feeling myself after a week of battling some kind of crazy flu like cold thing.  It’s not been very much fun!  This morning I headed out for a … Continue reading

Posted in #goalgetter2013, goals, marathon training, marine corp marathon, MCM, the littlethings for cancer, tlt4c | 8 Comments
Are you ready to be a Goal Getter in 2013?

Wow!!!  The popularity of #Holidayaday photo challenge blew us away with your enthusiasm.  We had over 6,000 pictures uploaded to Instagram with the #holidayaday hashtag! So we figured why stop in December? Why not continue this challenge into the new … Continue reading

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I don’t believe in RESOLUTIONS!

New Years day is so often a time when well intentioned people make promises to themselves that they quickly lose interest in and rarely follow through with.  I am not one of those people…  Anymore.  I remember the days of … Continue reading

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