My Meat Free Week

My Meat Free Week

So last week I decided to try to not eat meat all week.  I was going to still eat fish (sorry, but I love seafood) and some cheese.  Overall, I did very well.  I wasn’t hungry, and actually felt better as the week went on.  I already ate a ton of vegetables, and in the(…)

Color Fun and Long Run

Color Fun and Long Run

Good evening everyone!  I am wrapping up another amazing and active weekend, and wishing I had just one more day…. On Saturday, I participated in the First Annual Color Run Las Vegas: www.thecolorrun.com.  If there is one near you, do this!!!  Anyway, a friend of mine who is starting to become physically active wanted to(…)

Finally Friday….

Finally Friday….

Actually, this week has been pretty darn good all around, so I can’t complain.  I achieved the goal of running 5 miles straight with no walk breaks.  This was big for me, as anything over 4 I was doing a run/walk combo on.  I kept an average pace of 11 min per mile, and had(…)

Fat Tuesday….

Fat Tuesday….

Or, let’s call today: From Fat to Fit. So, I know in my initial post I discussed how I was overweight… I figured I would give a little more insight.  And, today being Fat Tuesday…. let’s talk about how far we have come in our lives.  I remember years past making donuts for today (in(…)

Last Day of a 3-Day Weekend

Last Day of a 3-Day Weekend

So today was great… a bonus day on the weekend, which, for as busy as this weekend was, was a nice treat.  The plan for today: brunch with Karen, then cleaning the house.  Squeezing in some workout time.  Oh, and that darn laundry. Now, anyone who knows me knows I can avoid housecleaning like there’s(…)

Weekend Recap

Weekend Recap

Well, it was  a great weekend so far, and thankfully, I have off tomorrow to do that not so fun stuff like cleaning and laundry.  Yesterday was date day with the hubby.  Our goal is to have two date days a month, more if we can.  So this weekend was active date.  I know he(…)

How I got here

How I got here

How I got here…. Well, let’s just say the last few years have been life changing, to say the least.  On a visit back to Vegas to see my best friend, I met one of her current roommates (quick FYI, I lived in Vegas briefly and left) and well, he and I are now married. (…)