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Challenge Accepted

Challenge Accepted

No, this post doesn’t have anything to do with a bucketful of ice water.  At the beginning of the month I laid out my goals for August. Now that I’m two weeks into the month, it’s time for a little update on how this challenge has gone even further.  It’s been no secret, that since … Continue reading

#IWillWhatIWant Does Chicago

#IWillWhatIWant Does Chicago

Twitter is a fabulous thing. It often helps me find new, fun things to do, meet great people, and sometimes a outlet to vent. Last weekend I skipped my usual Saturday morning park workout to join in on one of the fun things I learned about from Twitter. The Under Armour team brought their #IWillWhatIWant … Continue reading

August Goals and a New Challenge

August Goals and a New Challenge

We’re a few days into August and it’s been a while since I’ve shared my goals and challenges. I’m trying to get back on track after what feels like a year of being out of control. I am great for most of the day or most of the week. Then something always brings me down. … Continue reading

Clarity of my Soul

Clarity of my Soul

Basically since finding out I was moving to Chicago, I’ve been slowly finding new reasons I’m beyond happy to be moving on, literally. But during that same time, I’ve found myself struggling with staying my usual healthy self. Morning workouts have felt like the equivalent of being asked to run a marathon with no training, … Continue reading

GPP Reset Update

GPP Reset Update

I made it 7 hours into the just water day, and caved. I was exhausted, took a 2 hour nap, had 8 glasses of water before 2 PM, and was unproductive in every way. Melinda and I both decided such a dramatic change was not going to work for us. It is something I would … Continue reading

I’m hitting Reset! The GPP Reset

I’m hitting Reset! The GPP Reset

After months of craziness, my nutrition and healthy eating has been hit hard. I will do fine for part of the day, and then fall apart. When Bobbi reached out to past Shredders about another Summer Shred, I knew I needed in, and what I needed to do. GPP Reset. And I convinced my friend … Continue reading