Walk Out

Yesterday I did something I have never done before–I went into my box*, looked at the WOD** and went home. It was a moment of instant frustration and anger plus intimidation–to the point that I didn’t think clearly, got in my car and went on my way. So what happened? What could this WOD have … Continue reading

New Job, New Challenges

Almost through with my first week at my new office job. I have to say I have been loving it. It’s nice to be able to set my pace, to know a good chunk of the job already, to have two monitors that are lateral, an IT department!! In the building! I don’t have to … Continue reading

Eat Less. Move your ass more!

Originally posted on LifeOnTheVirg:
Last night was just what I needed to remind me that losing weight does not need to be complicated.  Mom and I went to see Jillian Michaels on her motivational speaking tour “Maximize your life!” She spoke for 3 hours (no kidding)  and covered everything from food to exercise to defining…

Paleo Crunch Recipe

Made the most amazing snack thanks to a fellow boot camper today!! I was nervous about it because I have never made anything with coconut oil, but holy heck, it was freaking delicious!!! And for your enjoyment, I took pictures along the way. So enjoy! Combine the following ingredients in a microwavable bowl: 1/4 Cup … Continue reading

Mental Mental Mental!

Today I had my regular Wednesday WOD. I was feeling pretty good, it was my day off, had a massage in the morning, an afternoon nap. I was rested and ready! Apparently my mind took a bit of a vacation from the workout and I dislike that it frustrates me, because I am only human, … Continue reading

“Radioactive” by Imagine Dragons

Every once in a while a song comes along that inspires. It fills you with its spirit and pushes you during its workouts and makes you workout that much harder. Radioactive is one of those songs. It snuck up on me–it has been played at my gym for the past few months and sporadically and … Continue reading

Day Two

Day two started out pretty much like day one–enjoying my two morning drinks, having fruit for breakfast and drinking lots of water. Then I noticed a few differences from day one: I have to pee more, and it might be because I drink 3 drinks in the morning, but it lasts all day long. I … Continue reading

Trip Preparation!

Ola gentle readers!!! I have an exciting trip coming up this weekend to Florida!! I am super excited because my husband and I will be visiting Harry Potter Land and will be nerding OUT buying wands, drinking Butter Beer, touring the castle, etc. I am so stoked!!!!! I do have to confess that in the back of … Continue reading