Playlist

Tomorrow I am running 8 miles, in the cold, and I am SO excited because I have a new ipod playlist I am hoping will give me a little boost. Here is just a sampling of some of my fun songs! Bananas-Gwen Stefani Crazy-Britney Spears Fighter-Christina … [Continue reading]

Effort

I have this poster hanging up in my classroom. I am big on motivational kind of stuff like that, and a lot of those types of things really apply to school. I have looked at the poster 100 times but today I REALLY looked at it. Effort. You can't … [Continue reading]

MY SMOOTHIE!…and the crock pot

Ok, so if you read my blog often, you know I am obsessed with yoplait's new(ish) frozen smoothies. Well, I was just now watching the biggest loser which I tivo'ed from last night, and oh my gosh my smoothie made the show! If you watch biggest loser, … [Continue reading]

Spring Fever

Today is groundhog day. Sadly, the little guy decided it would be fun to torture us runners with 6 more weeks of winter! This excites me....not so much. I am SO TIRED of cold. It was "supposed" to get up to 60 today...but what is it? 49! Now, I know … [Continue reading]

Lots of reading to do!

So I never got my February issue of runners world, so I had to e mail them and complain, and I just got it today...the day the March issue came in! So now I have lots of reading to catch up on. I love magazines, and I like to run, so a running … [Continue reading]

Change of Scenery

We went to the New Orleans area this weekend to visit my parents. I really enjoy going there for many reasons, one being it's nice to have a change of scenery for running. They live in a huge neighborhood so there are so many different paths you can … [Continue reading]

The Dangers of Running

Most of you are probably going "huh? running is good for you? how is it dangerous?" Well, if you don't run, I am here to tell you, be careful, it can be hazardous to your health! Let me give you some examples: Dogs. yes dogs. We have a leash law in … [Continue reading]

Music? MUSIC!

Ok, so, I tried listening to music yesterday on my run. Nothing in particular, just the pandora radio on my iphone. It was so windy outside, but I ran really fast (for me) and felt really good! I was so surprised. Usually I am so tired in the … [Continue reading]

Movin to the beat

Music. I am not a huge music person. I mean, I listen to it in the car, but that's about it. I don't have 100 million songs downloaded on my ipod nor do i care to go to 10 concerts a year. I love to sing, but I am more of a thinker when I am alone if … [Continue reading]

Eating Healthy

My husand and I have really been trying to eat more healthy. I am SUCH a picky eater though, so it's hard. Here is a sampling of things I won't eat: 1. Seafood 2. Salad 3. eggs (except in cakes and things. I have eaten omlets before but not often) 4. … [Continue reading]