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February, 2011:

I’m living the Goodlife.

I mentioned in my last post that ‘step 2’ of my training plan for my next marathon was to join a gym blocks from my office. I’ve never been a gym person. In fact, I took up running so that I could be physically active, but avoid the gym.  I’ve always found the concept of a group of sweaty people, side by side, on work out machines, grunting & groaning, running in one spot like a bunch of hamsters running on a hamster wheel, to be quite un-motivating! I guess something has changed that opinion for me though. I had […]

A goal is a dream with a deadline.

February is a new month and I have a new goal. Over the last few years, I have really begun to get to know myself better. I know, some of you are thinking “How can she not know herself?” But really, I didn’t know myself.  I just did things, I didn’t pay attention to why I did things, or how to motivate myself to do things.  I just floated along, doing things, seemingly with no reason. Finally, with time, and by using the skills I learned in my WeightWatchers meetings, I’ve come to learn why I do the things I […]