I can’t believe it’s been two weeks since I last…

Ran! Really. Seriously. I ran on the treadmill at Vital Fit Club on Monday, December 8 and then I didn’t run again until yesterday. And I didn’t even want to do yesterday’s run. I just wasn’t feeling it. At. All. I did not want to get up off my duff, go all the way downstairs, search through my closet to find the 800 pieces of … Continue reading I can’t believe it’s been two weeks since I last…

Time to step into the confessional…

Considering the title of my blog, I feel like it’s time for a little confession. I haven’t “confessed” in awhile and now seemed like a good time. So, here goes! As many of you know, I lost my weight through Weight Watchers (WW) – a total of about 60 pounds (or at least I’ve hit 60 pounds lost several times!). I joined WW the week before … Continue reading Time to step into the confessional…

A path with no direction

Last weekend, my hubby and I, along with a few friends, participated in the Pillsbury Push 5K/10K race in Kerkhoven, MN. We ran this one last year and it was fun, so we decided to do it again. From left to right: One of my best friends from school, Trena; Tammy (Trena’s sister); Sandy (Trena’s sister); Don (Sandy’s husband); me; and Al. The angle of … Continue reading A path with no direction

It all begins with a single step

Back when I was a little more than 200 pounds (roughly five years or so ago), running was something I only did if it were raining outside and I had to run from my car to a store. Running was for athletes. People in shape. Skinny people. Definitely, not me. I was never an athlete in school. I never participated in sports. Well, except if … Continue reading It all begins with a single step

Summer running and new food finds

Although summer officially arrived yesterday (June 21), temps have been pretty warm around these parts. Yes, we have had plenty of rain, but the hot, humid, muggy weather is definitely upon us. Not sure about all you other runners out there, but man, I gotta tell ya, the heat and humidity really get to me. My pace per mile slows down by about a minute … Continue reading Summer running and new food finds