Monthly Archives: June 2012

It Worked

The virtual kick in the ass worked. I went to the gym on Monday and had a great weight workout followed by 30 minutes of sprints! And 30 minutes of sprints yesterday! It was awesome! And now I’m second day … Continue reading

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I Need A Virtual Kick In The Ass

The short story is: I need a virtual kick in the ass. The long story is: Last Monday we pulled the boys from school and spent three days at Great Wolf Lodge. Here’s a piece of advice you’ll want to … Continue reading

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Feed Your Kids Real Food

People who say if you set a good example your kids will follow suit are liars.  ~Sharon DeVellis~ Speed Skating Son was a dream baby—he slept through the night at an early age, hardly ever cried and despite being allergic … Continue reading

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The Zombie Apocalypse

Remember ridiculously photogenic guy? He was the guy who was running a 10 k race and had his picture taken randomly while running. The person who took the picture uploaded it and posted it on Reddit with the caption “Ridiculously … Continue reading

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She’s Not Dying, She Just Looks That Way

This is me an hour after dryland training last night. An HOUR! And I still have tomato-ous face-eous. You don’t even want to know what I looked out mid-workout. Here’s the thing…I don’t sweat. Weird, right? No matter how hard … Continue reading

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Unexpected Results Of Trying Something New

When You Encourage Your Children To Try Something New They May Just Surprise You With What They Can Achieve Not gonna lie, when I was invited to go to Muskoka Woods Camp for an overnight trip with my kids, I … Continue reading

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Wetland Training

Last night was my last book club meeting for the summer–the one I host every month otherwise I would most likely never attend. The unfortunate part is that dryland training is now also on Wednesday nights and runs until 8:00 … Continue reading

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The Grown Up Version Of GTL

I finally got around to going to the gym. You know, the membership my family got me for Mother’s Day. But there is no GTL in my life, it’s more DCGRRBWPMCDC Drop kids off at school Come home and work … Continue reading

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The Same, Yet Different

My husband is an amazing guy.  He’s kind, engaging, patient, super smart and good at just about everything.  He’s also way funnier than I am and a good writer.  It’s slightly irritating. Oh, and he looks like Jerry Seinfeld. I … Continue reading

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