May 2017 | Fitness Goals

Yes, I’m late. Again. What’s new?! I finally got a chance to sit down and make my May goals. I’ve had them in my head, but just haven’t had time to open up Photoshop and make them all pretty. And if I think life is crazy now, classes start back up on the 15th. I

Grateful Friday | 04.28.2017

1. Surviving 18 years of this crazy, Air Force life. 2. Getting back on track with my eating after a couple of weeks of too many calories. Thankfully, I only gained 1 pound with my escapades. 3. Old Navy Supercash and new clothes that actually fit! Now just to get all my old, too big

18 down, 2 to go

“A hero is someone who has given his or her life to something bigger than oneself” -Joseph Campbell 18 years ago, I kissed a guy goodbye and watched as the bus drove him away to one of his greatest life adventures. And challenges. 18 years ago, I cried the first tears of many. Tears of

April 2017 | Fitness Goals

You know that old adage, “the older you get, the faster time goes”? No? Did I just pull that out of thin air? Well, regardless, it is true. Last I looked, it was January and now here we are, almost halfway through April. I must be getting REALLY old. As crazy as life is, I did

race anxiety.

Do you get pre-race anxiety? I didn’t think I did, but apparently, I do. Apparently, it only happens with half marathons. I’ve done several 5K’s & 10K’s, no anxiety. My first (and last) half? I about cried at the starting line. Thankfully, I had friends toeing the line with me that assured me I could do

Grateful Friday

1. We survived our 8 medical appointment week + normal everyday stuff with hair left. 2. Fresh hair. I postponed my visit with Jessica by a week and it showed. 3. Date night week! A hilarious play at the local community theater and an amazing brownie mint pie. Time for just us is much needed in our

March 2017 | Fitness Goals

Oh, hello March! I was really looking forward to you and my 2nd half marathon, but now I have mixed feelings. I’m currently nursing a hip injury/pain and the fate of that half is now in the air. Sigh. Let’s recap February… 1. 64 ounces of water daily – check. 2. 50 miles – fail.