Month: June 2014

Why I’m quitting the 100 Happy Days Challenge

Many of you have heard of the 100 Happy Days challenge by now, if not learn about it here. I started it because I was having a rough few days at the beginning of May, but I didn’t want to stay stuck in sadness. I’ve realized there are so many things in my day that […]

Sunday is for meal prep, Saturday is funday

Today was my second 5K run and I was so ready. Run or Dye here I come! Clothes laid out last night, bag packed, fun t-shirts made and drying. So ready. Here are some pictures from last night/ this morning.     I used Jerri Elle’s hash tag on the back of my shirt and […]

Playing catch-up

Day 47: It’s crazy to think that women who I’ve never met or had little interaction with have inspired me so much. I’m ready to crush it at the gym tonight. “Failure isn’t not succeeding, it’s not bothering to even try.” @nerdyfitchick @biggirlfitgirl @emma_fit @jerri_m0 #100happydays #happinessdoesntcomeinajar #gymlife #bikiniprep #weightloss #fatloss #weighttraining I FORGOT DAY […]

#100happydays: reset and timewarp

Day 41: At my heaviest I wore an XL or a 2XL for comfort. This a medium too I wore 7 years ago when I was a freshmen in college. I never thought it would fit again. #littlethings #oldclothes #100happydays #happinessdoesntcomeinajar Day 42: calories burned since December 20, 2013. Resetting my tracker for #bikiniprep #happinessdoesntcomeinajar […]

New classes, new food, new goals

It has been a great week of workouts, conversations and new food; and hell am I sore! I officially announced on my Facebook page that I’m going to be prepping for the bikini competition in Boston this October. I know I have some fat to lose before I can really lean out, but I’m going […]