Category Archives: health challenges

6/25/12: Monday Marathon Weight Loss Challenge Weigh-In

I didn’t start this challenge on the 18th, but will use my weigh-in from Wed. the 20th as my starting weigh-in. 6/20/12:  164.4 lbs. 6/25/12:  164.6 lbs. Weekly weight gain/(loss): +0.2 lbs. Total weight gain/(loss): +0.2 lbs.  Would I liked … Continue reading

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6/20/12: Weigh-In Wednesday & a New Challenge

Yes, we’re back to that, post-marathon. 6/20/12:  164.4 lbs. Not where I’d like to be, but I didn’t gain as much as I feared (less than 5 lbs) over the course of marathon training.  It kind of feels good, to … Continue reading

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Day 3/366: Perseverance

Today was a rough day, dreamers!  I am pretty sure that this sinus thing I have going will turn into a sinus infection.  It’s following all the standard ways that sinus infections come about.  While I’m fatigued and not breathing … 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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Hello 2012! Let’s Do This!

Happy New Year, dreamers! I can’t believe it’s 2012!  Last night, I went out to Arbor Lakes in Maple Grove and ran the Running Room Resolution Run.  It was a fun, casual race, and I managed to complete it in … Continue reading

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Challenge is not a dirty word!

I did it. I signed up for another challenge.  This one is through the Y.  It’s the Holiday Challenge.  My mission, which I have chosen to accept, is not to gain weight over the holidays, from Xmas to New Year’s.  … Continue reading

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