Posted in January 2012

The Night Circus

The Night Circus

For the past few weeks I have been reading The Night Circus as a part of the PB Fingers January Book Club (which will be discussed on Julie’s blog on Feb. 1). This was such a complex book that I don’t even know where to start. I think I will start with some basic questions first. … Continue reading

Weekly Goals 1.30.12

Weekly Goals 1.30.12

A week has passed since I set some goals to accomplish this past week. So how did I do? Health Fitness: 1. Workout 4 times  2. Do one running workout that incorporates speed work. 3. Continue to focus on healthier eating and limiting junk. Personal: 4. Finish reading The Night Circus and complete review for … Continue reading

Weekly Workout Goal

Weekly Workout Goal

I got all of my workouts in this week! The 4th workout of the week was another Bridalicous Bootcamp workout. I did 2 sets of arms and 1 set of abs with a warm up and cool down. I was pretty tired once it was over, I think my longer run yesterday wore me out … Continue reading

3 Easy

3 Easy

I say this a lot but this winter has been a warm one. Again today it was warm with highs in the upper 60s. A perfect day to get out for a run! My planned workout for today was 3 easy miles. It’s been quite some time since I have ran 3 miles straight (I … Continue reading

Mile Test

Mile Test

In school (middle and high) did you have to run a timed mile in gym class? I think we did it once a year and I always dreaded it. I don’t ever remember even breaking a 10:00min mile. It was the worst! Tonights workout included a mile test and it was much better than high school … Continue reading

Neon

Neon

One of the things that makes it really hard to workout in January is the fact that it is dark out when I get off work at 5:30. As January has dragged on I have noticed that its starting to get lighter and lighter come 5:30, woohoo Spring is on its way! Anyway, when I … Continue reading

Weekly Goals

Weekly Goals

I saw this post on Money Saving Moms and it got me thinking about setting weekly goals for myself to help chip away at the bigger goals I set at the New Year. I will check back next week to see how I did. Health Fitness: 1. Workout 4 times 2. Do one running workout that … Continue reading

Keepin’ it Tight for Mr. Right

Keepin’ it Tight for Mr. Right

Yesterday I thought about going for another run, but it ended up being overcast and kinda cold so I decided to do an indoor workout. Last May as I started to get in shape for our wedding I bought a Bridalicious Bootcamp DVD that I saw on some wedding website. I thought it would be … Continue reading

Did some jogging and voting

Did some jogging and voting

Workout time! It was nice out again today, a little overcast but temperatures in the high 60s. We have had a really mild winter. Today’s Workout: 5 min warm up walk Jog 2 min walk 2 min Jog 3 min walk 2 min Repeat 4 times All jogs were around a 10:30-11:45 min mile except … Continue reading

Friday Update

Friday Update

Happy Friday! I had a good day, filled with a bunch of different activities. The weekend weather is supposed to great once again so I am hoping to get out and go for a run. I really really hope so! In other news, we went to our first Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University class on … Continue reading