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It has been a while since I’ve updated. I’m still here, and I’m still training and working hard towards my goals. I will be traveling to Florida (where I’m from) for the Thanksgiving holiday weekend, […]

Wednesday Night Zoo Run

I haven’t really talked about running in a while. I hadn’t made that much progress as far as C25K goes, but this past weekend I ran on the treadmill and ended up running 3.25 miles! […]


We all have them–that one food that we love so much, that we just can’t get enough of once we start eating. I call them “food-cracks.” For me, my “food-crack” has always been popcorn. I […]

Staying Fit through Fall

With Halloween coming in a few weeks and candy on sale left and right, it can be difficult to stay on track and not reach for those little candy corns. Fall is an especially difficult […]

Fitness Tools and Apps

I never thought it would make me so excited just to be healthy.  But I do have a passion for health and fitness, and being healthy makes me happy.  I am excited that I have a goal […]

Fat-to-Fit Update

I haven’t had a progress update yet, so here is my first. On September 8th, my boyfriend and I began our “fat-to-fit” journey. We have both been monitoring our calorie intake and increasing our exercising. […]

Roasted Chick Peas

I found this recipe on pinterest and decided to give it a try.  I love chick-peas and like to snack on them all the time, and they are a good source of fiber and protein. […]

Just Keep Swimming! or Cycling!

I mentioned that I bruised my foot pretty badly in kickboxing class last week. Well, a week later and it still hurts a lot, and I’m still limping while I walk. Sometimes I wish I […]

Eating Out with a Plan

I may have mentioned before, but as part of our “fat-to-fit” journey, my boyfriend and I are monitoring our daily calorie intake by using MyFitnessPal (check out his detailed review of the app here). Tonight, […]