Week 1 is a wrap! Here's what was supposed to happen~what actually happened: SUNDAY - Arms/legs/core strength training +30 mins cross training ~ 40 mins A/L/C strength +10 mins elliptical +2.1 treadmill miles Sunday didn't call for any running, but after finding my new Brooks Launch 4's the day before, I HAD to log some miles. We … Continue reading Soaring Wings Half-Training week #1
When I woke up this morning, I had every intention of doing a transformation Tuesday post. But as I was getting a photo comparison ready to post(on Instagram first), it just didn't feel right. I felt like a fraud. Why you might ask? While yes-I've lost 70ish pounds....I haven't lost anything THIS YEAR. After Christmas … Continue reading Recommitting
The Day of Darkness. The Great Sadness. June 18th has many names. June 18th is Jaxon's day. Jaxon was my son. He is my son. He was stillborn, but he was STILL born. From the moment I found out I was pregnant, I knew he was a boy. And he was loved more than anything. … Continue reading He who has my heart </3
Tomorrow is the day(this blog post shows a date of June 18th?? Posted on the 17th. training started the 18th!)! The long anticipated day 1 of my 18 week half marathon training! When I decided on this particular half, I wasn't sure how long I'd train for 12 weeks? 16? 18? I settled on an … Continue reading Soaring Wings Training begins in 3..2..1
Is it really Monday already?! Where did the glorious weekend go?? To start, we have to talk about Friday. I got up early enough and got 25 mins of walking in before work-that was workout 9/10 for last week's 2-a-days. All week I did great! Until Friday evening. I've been struggling A LOT recently … Continue reading Weekend wrap-up
Current situation: During my lunch break, I needed something sweet! So with 2 hours left of this sloooowwww Friday, I picked up some Halo Top ❤ This is my favorite flavor...i think. There are so many good ones! OK...on to my 2-a-days update! Thursday was a success! I got up early enough to fit in … Continue reading Finally Friday!
I'm going to make this short(i think)...as this afternoon has thrown me for a loop. Long story short, I pulled up to Subway and got out of my car. A gentleman said to me, "I'm going to need to move my truck" I just looked at him confused and said... "ok...?" He stared at me … Continue reading Tell me it’s over Thursday
Happy Wednesday ya'll! If I had to choose just 1 meme to describe how I'm feeling it would be this one.... Tuesday's 2-a-days was a complete success! In the morning I woke up at 4:40am and was able to get a solid 45 minutes in. About 20 minutes on the treadmill, 15 mins on the … Continue reading 2-a-days continue!
Wow. Has it already been a week since I posted on the blog?! I'm trying to stay consistent...but you know, life. Happy Transformation Tuesday! Sooooo much has changed since the picture on the left!(If you care to join me on my journey on Instagram, feel free to follow me! 🙂 ) That picture was taken … Continue reading Transformation Tuesday #1
Ohhhh Friday, I wish I could go back! I got off work around 11am and was on the way to Kansas City by 12:15. Beautiful views and weather the whole way there. Sweet Pea is such a good traveler, sleeping/relaxing without bothering me in the driver's seat. Don't mind the ugly sheet on my backseat. … Continue reading Take me back Tuesday