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TOL: change is hard

Linking up with Amanda at Running with Spoons for Thinking Out Loud. It’s the first week of January, so it seems like everybody is making changes:  to their diet, their exercise routine, to their life. It’s a little overwhelming, frankly. Don’t get me wrong, I’m a huge supporter of positive change, and, as a habitual… Continue reading TOL: change is hard

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week in review: gratitude

Linking up with Meghan at Clean Eats, Fast Feets for the Week in Review. To change things up this week—and because last week was more than a bit challenging—I’m going to go with Meghan’s theme this week of gratitude. I’m grateful for: all my friends, family, and loved ones. (Baby Brother and I went to… Continue reading week in review: gratitude

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week in review: kicks

Linking up with Meghan at Clean Eats, Fast Feets for the Week in Review. This week, I… -worked 2 1/2 days at the day job. -finished up all my assignments for the semester. I just have a few discussion board responses left to do, yay! Read Hardcore Twenty-Four (eh), The Rules of Rain (pretty great/will… Continue reading week in review: kicks

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thinking out loud: so many wrong things

Linking up with Amanda at Running with Spoons for Thinking Out Loud. -I made it through Halloween with no trick-or-treaters. This is a good thing for a couple of reasons:  I do NOT need candy in the house, as I have little self control when it comes to chocolate. And some of the people who’ve… Continue reading thinking out loud: so many wrong things

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what my running motivation looks like on any given day

Linking up with Amanda at Running with Spoons to talk about my running motivation–or lack thereof. Actually, I’m just trying to motivate myself into finishing the other half of my homework and getting a run in, since I was too swamped on Tuesday to run (bad runner, I know). These are the stages of my… Continue reading what my running motivation looks like on any given day

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week in review: the good, the bad, and the ugly

Linking up with Meghan at Clean Eats, Fast Feets for the weekly roundup of what I got done last week. It’s been another rough week, so I’m going to try to just do a highlight, a lowlight, and a…really bad thing (if there was one) from the last week. Monday The Good: My coworker came… Continue reading week in review: the good, the bad, and the ugly