Category Archives: Working it Out

’tis the season…already

After making it all the way through the last quarter as a 2nd grader without getting sick, my third grader has already missed two days of school and will miss another tomorrow.  He seemed to be fairing really well yesterday, but today … Continue reading

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exercise experimentation

I sometimes find that if I write about something on the blog, I’m bound to make a complete hypocrite of myself as whatever I’ve talked about quite quickly changes.  For example, “Baby often sleeps 6-7 hours at night!”  And then … Continue reading

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Jello

It’s been about a year since I did a REALLY intense workout.  Today I pulled out my VHS of The Shred Level 1 (by Jillian Michaels).  Thus, the reference to “jello”, which is what my arms and legs now are.  … Continue reading

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Thrift Store Find

Yesterday I was very excited about a thrift store find–a workout DVD.  I had borrowed this particular workout from the library before and then posted about my new favorite tool, being a resistance band (which gets used in the workout).  … Continue reading

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Sometimes life is…

a workout of it’s own! I’m finding that I still just can’t make time each day to do a workout, but I’m realizing that it’s OK.  Some days (as a new mom to four) naturally provide enough movement! For instance, … Continue reading

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A settled fog

I’ve probably said this before, but exercise has quite a hold over me.  From time to time, I wish that weren’t the case–but every time I try to pretend it isn’t true, it backfires on me and I later end … Continue reading

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Recovery and whatnot

Soon Baby will be one month old!  I realize that in the grand scheme of a person’s life this isn’t very much time–yet as intentionally as I’ve tried to cherish the moments of his life, I still have to ask … Continue reading

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