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Weigh-In Wednesday – 1/25/12

Good morning, dreamers!  Well, today’s my Wednesday weigh-in, and I am pleased with the result. 1/1/12 weight:  163.8 lb (oof!) 1/11/12 weight: 162.2 lb 1/18/12 weight: 160.8 lb 1/25/12 weight: 159.8 lb Weekly Weight Gain/Loss: -1.0 lb Total Weight Gain/Loss: … Continue reading

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2012 Challenges: Day 2/366

I am generally feeling like I’m busy enough that I’d like to have just a little more time in my day.  Thanks to 2012’s leap year, I do, in fact, have a little more time in each day.  It seems … Continue reading

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Healthier Holiday Recipes

Although it was cold outside and I just wanted to curl up with Sean and the puppy, I went over to Whole Foods at Lake Calhoun for a cooking class on healthy holiday recipes, thanks to Jen, who posted about … Continue reading

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Run, Walk, Run, Fly, Run!

We had a houseguest staying with us fron Tuesday through Thursday last week, so we took him to one of our favorite restaurants, Pizzeria Lola.  It’s one block east and 8 blocks south of our house, and it’s generally very … Continue reading

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Victorious, indeed!

What a wonderful long weekend!  It is hard to say goodbye to summer.  It seems as if the weekend brought darker mornings in which to walk the dog and get ready for work and chillier morning temperatures.  I love fall, … Continue reading

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Catching up is hard to do

The days keep getting away from me.  I keep wanting to write on the blog, and then the workday is a blur, and by the time I get done with workout/dog/dinner in the evening, it’s time to fall into bed, … Continue reading

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Tentative steps…

I have spent the past few weeks nursing a groin injury.  I first noticed the problem about 3 weeks out from my 10K race on 1/1/11, and it definitely flared up during the race, impacting my time.  I tried running … Continue reading

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Millions of peaches…. *cue ninjas*

Yesterday, I read a fantastic blog post by Jenna at Eat, Live, Run.  About one of my favorite things, peaches. (As you can tell by the title, I adore the song “Peaches” by The Presidents of the United States of America.) … Continue reading

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Well, we didn’t quite have the weekend I thought we’d have.  The increased heat put a damper on a lot of activity in the packing realm.  I’m giving myself a pass tonight, too, since it’s going to be even warmer … Continue reading

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Relaxing Spring Sunday…

Today’s been a great Sunday! Sean wasn’t feeling well last night, but after a whole bunch of sleep yesterday afternoon and evening, he woke up this morning feeling better.  I fired up the waffle iron and made us waffles for … Continue reading

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