Tag Archives: weight management

You win some, you lose some!

22 Jun

I still haven’t heard back from the company I interviewed with on Friday. But, I did get a new lead on a job via LinkedIn! Now I’m anxiously waiting for a response.

Yesterday, I lost the exercise battle. Instead of going to the gym in the morning, I was at my desk at 6:30. Yes, 6:30AM. I had intentions of going to the gym after work, but that never happened. Instead, I snuggled with this little munchkin:

She’s so cute!

I did end up going for a run this morning, though, and I feel awesome! It was supposed to be a tempo run of 3 miles at 11:08min/mile. I don’t think that’s a tempo run, since I already run at about that pace, so I ran 3 miles at 10 mins/mile. I would like to credit the iced coffee I drank before I hit the treadmill for that… I’m pretty pumped, because I want to do the 10k I have planned for July 4th at just under 10 min/miles. I think I can do it. 🙂

I just have to keep winning these exercise battles! I read an article today on SparkPeople. I found this inspiring, “Whatever the excuse, just do it.” Great motto!

Stracciawhat?!?

7 Jun

Although I can’t pronounce it, the Lindt Stracciatella truffle is probably my favorite chocolate treat. I don’t even like white chocolate, even tried with pink peppercorns as a Boston Chocolatier had once recommended. For some reason, though, Continue reading