After a rather heavy week it's time to lighten up a bit. Here are some random (and sometimes funny) oddities for the week: I've been laughing at this panda rolling down a hill for the last 3 days. I just watch it on loop. And giggle like a toddler. I took this selfie when playing … Continue reading random friday stuff: vol 2
You guys, I really debated if I was going to post this one or not. It's likely too personal, too raw, and too real. (It's been sitting in my drafts for days and days.) But you know what? I decided to hit publish. Because like I said several posts ago, not every day is bright … Continue reading really moving on
If you follow me on twitter or instagram then you've already read these results, but it's worth elaborating. April was a challenge for me. This past Saturday marked exactly 3 months to the day I began this new fitness journey. In those 3 months I've lost 16.5 pounds and a total (whole body cumulative) of … Continue reading Month 3 Update
We don't need a heavy topic post today. How about some things that have made me giggle over the last few days? There are two pieces of clothing I'm wearing today that are cinched together with safety pins. Losing weight has pros and cons. So yes, my jacket is necessary to hide the pins. (Before … Continue reading random friday silly things
It's really easy to only write about happy things. I like writing about accomplishments. I get downright giddy sharing a life hack that helped me. It is not fun, however, exposing the underbelly of emotion. The emotions that bubble up and catch you unawares. The emotions that make you crawl into yourself and hide until … Continue reading you know what? not everyday is great.
I used to think that traveling was great because that meant I didn't have to workout. Back in the day when I was running or training for a race, I *might* have a run just to explore a city but I NEVER sought out a gym. However, when you're serious about something, even if it's just … Continue reading exercise & travel