This is going to come as a huge shock to your system, so brace yourself!! I love data! I'm a spreadsheet junkie. I live by my Garmin. The more information the better. Every day I step on the scale just to keep me in line. Every week I mark my official weight on MyFitness Pal. … Continue reading News, Not News
Yesterday I went on a bike ride with my friend. We took a break on the river bank to take some pictures. My friend posted pictures on Facebook and tagged me. I have my settings locked down so that I have to approve everything I'm tagged in before it posts. I took one look at … Continue reading Comparisons
Well, if I was afraid yesterday, today I. AM. PETRIFIED!!!! My sister posted this blog and highly encouraged all our team members to read it. So I did! As I read through his description of the legs of the race that I would be tackling (14, 19, and 31) I had to keep reminding myself … Continue reading A New Level Of Freakout
There are TEN WEEKS and ONE DAY before my Iron Cowboy event. I'm feeling VERY comfortable with the bike ride. I'm feeling VERY comfortable with the swim. I'm feeling MODERATELY afraid of the run. The first 10K I ever did, my goal was to run the whole thing. And I did. It was hard. Painful. … Continue reading A Little Bit Afraid
I love data! I believe I say that a LOT. But I really do love it. How else do you get visual evidence of progress? I'm a visual person and I want to SEE the progress, not just feel it. My Garmin provides this for me. This morning when I logged in on the computer … Continue reading New(ish) PR
SIX!!!! I get my sixth grandbaby for Thanksgiving. That's all. Carry on.
If you're thinking that I'm talking about weight loss while training and that I'm concerned that the weight is just falling off and I'm trying to figure out how to only maintain and not drop, then just stop thinking, because that is nothing at all what this is about. A typical schedule for me is … Continue reading Training & Maintaining