I'm officially the heaviest I've ever been. Unfortunately I'm not surprised...but I'm not happy either. Instead of taking 4 pounds off each month I've been stagnant and slowly gaining. If I don't turn this around today I will not achieve my goals. The point of Thriving for Thirty is to gradually achieve my end goal … Continue reading Thriving?
I'm afraid to step on the scale. I know that I've been overindulging and it's a mighty shame....BUT BUT! I'm making strides in the right direction. Last week I began to get my butt in higher gear than I've been in quite some time. I began going back to the gym on my lunch breaks. … Continue reading Thriving for Thirty Update
I feel Burnt Out. Tired. Bummed out. To the point where I don't even want to horseback ride anymore...I dread it. I don't really want to do anything. I just want to be home. Doing nothing. Maybe sleep. So what do I do? I finally used my gym for the first time since moving! My … Continue reading Burning Through a Burnout
So this really isn't about dieting. It's not about fitness. Life doesn't have to be that way 100% of the time and this blog really doesn't need to be either (because I say so). Instead I want to discuss sanity and mental health. I adopted my cat, Kain, five years ago from the Mohawk Hudson … Continue reading Mental Rebalancing
Being an introvert has it's difficulties. When I'm at work I listen to a lot of podcasts. Not only do I have a lot to learn and enjoy from podcasts but I also struggle fitting in. Sometimes I put on Pandora's comedy channels. One comedian named Mark Normand spoke to me in his bit called … Continue reading Introvert, Mutant, Outcast….or…Unique, One-of-a-Kind, Happy
I haven't written in all of November but I haven't forgotten my pledge to be thriving for thirty. Thanksgiving did put a kink in my plans so I've only been able to get and keep off October's goal. I haven't been wonderful in the exercise but this week I started back up. One of the … Continue reading Thriving for Thirty Update
Only two weeks ago I launched my "Thriving for Thirty" initiative. I set out to Lose the weight that I've gained over the last 3 years (60-65 pounds) Maintain some great relationships with friends and family Make better use of my finances Be a more happy individual I could have easily called this "Thin … Continue reading Thriving for Thirty Week 3 Update