What’s next?

So yesterday’s post about me leaving/quitting Weight Watchers begged the question, what’s next? What’s on the agenda? What am I going to be doing? What’s my next big adventure, the newest chapter in the book of Celeste? Before I answer that, I first must tell you how humbled, honored and overwhelmed I was with all the responses I received through Facebook messages, emails, texts and blog … Continue reading What’s next?

Feeling the fire within

  I had the most amazing day today! I had the privilege of attending the first-ever Ignite Women’s Conference at Arrowwood Resort and Conference Center in Alexandria, the town I live in. (And I hope it’s not the last!) It was hosted by Heather Godfrey, fitness expert, motivational speaker and owner of Vital Fit Club, along with a couple of guest speakers, including Drea Eidsvold, who … Continue reading Feeling the fire within

Running, living life, eating, struggling

It’s been nearly a month since the Fargo half-marathon and well, life has been… Actually, I’m not sure. RUNNING AND LIVING LIFE Running has been great good. Although with the rising temperatures, my runs have been slower. But I’m okay with that. I know that in the summer, I tend to have slower times, but at least I am running, so that is why I’m … Continue reading Running, living life, eating, struggling

Fargo half is almost here…and more on racing and running!

I think I am ready for this Saturday’s Fargo Marathon Half-Marathon race! I may not have followed the training schedule as well as I did when I trained for the Rock-n-Roll San Jose Half-Marathon, but I still trained and I feel good. Pretty good, actually. I’ve ran a few long runs – 8 miles, 10 miles (a couple of times), 11 miles and even a … Continue reading Fargo half is almost here…and more on racing and running!

The countdown is on, running and racing, plus some fantastic food finds

It’s time to get serious…the countdown to the Fargo Half-Marathon is on. There is a countdown timer on the website and I have to admit, it kind of freaked me out. 32 days. THIRTY-TWO DAYS! How the heck did that happen? I’m not ready. At least I don’t think so. Or maybe I don’t feel as ready as I was for the San Jose Half-Marathon … Continue reading The countdown is on, running and racing, plus some fantastic food finds