Monthly Archives: November 2010

Aspirational surgery

I was in the gym doing my ‘day off’ workout (the elliptical machine is so boring) and one of the three TVs on the far wall had an infomercial for something called the “Lifestyle Lift”, some kind of fancy branded … Continue reading

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Grumble.

Still having shower issues. This is getting frustrating! My gym membership has been worth its weight in gold this past week though, since it’s been my only reliable way of getting clean (save heading over to the SO’s, which doesn’t … Continue reading

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Happy Friday

Still no hot water at home this morning, so I availed myself of a morning run and a shower at the gym again today. It was nice but I found out that one of the managers at work also works … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving!

Not quite, but close enough for me to wish you all a lovely holiday. :) Today was a rather different day– I woke up to find that I had no hot water (always a fun discovery) so I packed up … Continue reading

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Making friends

Another Monday, another run.  I did cheat a bit and stopped early, at 23 minutes.  Darn those last two minutes. I notice so much of a difference depending on what I’ve eaten for lunch.  Last Monday I was “well-fueled” from … Continue reading

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Doctor visit

I went to the doctor this morning for my first physical in a long time.  It wasn’t a bad experience, despite having to get poked three times for the blood sample (just keep jabbing randomly, phlebotomist, you’ll get it eventually!)  … Continue reading

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Small change in plans

Since it’s Wednesday, I headed to the gym.  But I think I pushed too hard on Monday; my calves were still sore today.  (Always my calves!  grumble grumble)  So I took advantage of having all the other machines there, and … Continue reading

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Yes indeedy. Imma runnin.

Back to 25 minutes today.  Feels so goooooood.  The last 5 minutes were a bona fide battle, but whatevs, then it was done :)  That’s the fun thing about blogging (nearly) every workout; you get through it and then you … Continue reading

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Happy Friday!

Day #2 at the gym, really really nice run today– I feel great.  Back up to 20 minutes already, I was expecting the ramp up to be longer but I am apparently right back in the swing.  Hopefully next week … Continue reading

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Gymmy gym gym

So yesterday I signed up for the gym here at work, and today I went for my first run on the hamster wheel :) Not bad, all things considered; it was odd to have to run at a prescribed speed … Continue reading

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