Tag Archives: Fitness

When It All Comes Back

Sometime around mid 2014, I just didn’t want to run. I would lace up, push start on my playlist, head out the door and turn around about three blocks later. I couldn’t explain why I just didn’t want to, but … Continue reading

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Flexing my Way through the Day

I bought a FitBit Flex. It took me six months plus to jump into the fitness tracker trend. I’ve never been an early adapter of technology. I need to convince myself of the purpose of having gadgets. When a conversation turned … Continue reading

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Admit it, you love it

January, I set a goal to run 30 miles. I made it 22. I thought this was decent considering the record breaking temperatures we had here. School was cancelled several days due to extreme cold which is pretty rare in … Continue reading

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Throwing Away the Scale

My most ambitious goal on my 30×30 list is the last, being comfortable in my own skin.  I struggle between two versions of myself.  A feeling I’ve known since I was 12, maybe even earlier.  It surprises people when I … Continue reading

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Marching into Madness

February was a crazy month. I traveled to Florida twice. Once to the panhandle for the Pensacola Double Bridge Run. The second time, I went to Orlando celebrating my niece’s fourth birthday in Disney World. While in Orlando, I learned … Continue reading

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Thirty days

Thirty days straight of Jillian Michael’s 30 Day Shred started June 1st. I picked June because there are thirty days. The convenience factor motivates me, but also because after finishing the Fargo half I realized my training plan with just … Continue reading

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Running Partner

This is Lady. She is my running partner. Her tale starts in the marshy low lands of Georgia. Her history is hers alone to remember, no information was available on the day I freed her from dog jail four years ago. Her … Continue reading

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