It's my birthday-week! Woohoo! So let me start by saying: there's gonna be a cheat day this week. But that's one of my goals this week: to have it be a cheat day, not a cheat week/month/year/life. Furthermore, the cheat day only applies to the diet/eating better lifestyle, not anything else. Without further ado, week 3... Continue Reading →
I never understood the true definition of "frenemy" until I started using a FitBit. This thing tells me all the ways I'm succeeding, but also points out my shortcomings. "Hey, you got 8,000 steps today, you rock star! But your heart rate was high all day, you might want to start worrying now..." Obviously, that's... Continue Reading →
Can I be honest for a sec? I'm tired. I'm not just tired; I'm exhausted, discouraged, battle-weary, and at times near hopeless. I'm tired of looking at my body and sighing, wondering if I'll ever be happy when I look in the mirror. I'm tired of pushing away guys I meet online, because I'm terrified... Continue Reading →
So training. I've been training for two whole weeks now. How am I not svelte and a lean, mean, racing machine? Because... well, reality, I guess. During the last two weeks, I've tried to walk three times per week. Therefore, I've walked six times. Obviously, I'm ready for a 10K! Not so much. Last Sunday... Continue Reading →
Normally I love the BolderBoulder. This year, I'm shaking in my boots.
Days 1 and 2 of training for my half marathon weren't great. Far from it, actually.
I'm doing the Disneyland Half Marathon again. But this time, I'm going to do it well.