Both last week and this week have been pretty emotional. And…exciting. And…bittersweet. And…sad. And…stressful. And…exhilarating. And…a slew of other emotions. Honestly, it’s hard to put my finger on it. Maybe it’s because I am not exactly sure how I feel…yet. (NOTE: To all my WW members who might be reading this, PLEASE read until the end. PLEASE!) SOME BACKGROUND On February 14, 2010 I … Continue reading A bittersweet decision…saying goodbye!
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
Warning: This post is going to be filled with LOTS of pictures! First things first…I RAN! It was slow, but I didn’t even care. IT. WAS. AWESOME! This was my first run since January 28 – nearly one month ago! Because we have been having such stupid weather (bitterly cold temps, snow and lots of wind), I opted to run on the dreadmill (yes, this … Continue reading Lots to talk about! (Meaning, it’s a LONG post!)
Since my last blog post, I have had one physical therapy session and got fitted for and received my neck brace. Not the prettiest accessory I have ever worn, but I guess if it helps, I will wear it. I am REALLY, REALLY, REALLY glad I don’t have to wear it all the time. I mostly have to wear it when I am driving because … Continue reading What’s been going on…
After polishing off the leftover-from-the-weekend salted dark chocolate brownie bites and candied praline pecans (both from Trader Joe’s), along with a couple of Brach’s cinnamon hearts, a caramel roll, a few bites of caramel sea salt gelato and a banana – yes, quite out of place wouldn’t you say – I decided that enough is FINALLY enough and it’s time to put on my big … Continue reading A harsh and much needed conversation with…myself!