Monthly Archives: August 2013

Seven Reasons To Do A Triathlon

Total Body Fitness You thought you were bad ass doing aerobics and lifting weights but now things are about to get real. You’re going to swim/bike/run/cross-train for this triathlon and work your body harder than it’s ever worked and become … Continue reading

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My Wake Up Call

Yesterday I participated in the Iron Girl triathlon as part of a relay team. My friend Robin biked, her friend Wendy swam, and I ran. Robin KICKED ASS  actually doing the 20k 10 minutes faster than she thought she would. … Continue reading

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I Needs Me A Running Partner

Months ago I signed up for the Island Girl Half Marathon relay taking place in September with a wonderful woman who I’ve never met in real life. This may seem strange but in my life it’s kind of normal. Essentially … Continue reading

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Birthday Wishes, Thoughts, And Prayers

Yesterday was my birthday and I celebrated by hanging out with my kids. We went to Canada’s Wonderland where we went on rides, ate lunch, talked, walked, and laughed. This was followed by dinner at the Lone Star – con … Continue reading

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On How Easy It Is To Go Back To My Sloth-like Ways

“You seem to be enjoying your not working out phase” is what my husband said to me this morning and by god, I am. Too much. I attempted to go for a run this week and it started off smashingly. … Continue reading

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