Category Archives: Self Esteem

HDBD Week 25

I’m 25 weeks and 3 days today and the count down to my third trimester is totally on. I can’t believe I’m getting so close to the home stretch and that in like three months we’ll be welcoming baby. Speaking of welcoming baby, we did our hospital tour last night. Read more →

A Tough Week and a Tricky Treadmill

Whew, what a week! I had a tough time fitting everything in this week for whatever reason, but I still managed to get some activity in. My last full week of summer is this week and we have a lot going on, so I foresee this being a difficult week Read more →

HDBD Week 24

Hello viability, nice to see you! Just because you can now survive in the outside world though, little girl, you are not invited out yet. Regardless of how I feel about being pregnant, I need you to stay put for at least another 13 weeks. At least. But feel free Read more →

A Weekly Recap Worth It’s Weight In Workouts

You guys! I did it! I had a good week of workouts! Really, I did. And I’m pretty pleased about it. I didn’t workout Monday. I had gotten back from Chicago so late the night before and walked upwards of 20 miles over the three days I was there, so Read more →

A Promise To My Daughter

It’s been a full week now since I stumbled off my deck stairs and destroyed my ankle. I never did make it to a doctor because I know full well it’s soft tissue damage and will have me off running for the next three to four weeks minimum. I’m currently Read more →

HDBD Week 15

Wednesday yay! My week is close to being half over and then there will only be two days left of real school. I just need to survive today which will be my most difficult day since I’m taking my kids outside with the beer goggles. Should be quite the experiment. Read more →

Dreams Do Not Expire

One more week of school. One more¬†real week of school. Last academic week. Survival mode activated. Just survive, just survive, just survive. This past week, I don’t know even know. School was hard. I’m so busy. My classroom is unbearably hot and humid. I’m exhausted. I come home from work Read more →

Impossibly Done – Motivation and Determination

Happy hump day! Do you know what today means for me? Once I get through today I will only have to survive two more work days before I have a week off for spring break! I’m so excited! Because scrubbing dog puke off my floors at 230am then tossing and Read more →

Tri Talk Tuesday – How To Improve Your Triathlon Swim

Happy Tuesday! It is in fact the first Tuesday of the month so I am all linked up with the fabulous Cynthia from You Signed Up For What and the speedy Phaedra from Blisters and Black Toenails for some chatter and triathlon banter. Today we’re coming full circle and delving Read more →

That Thing Holding You Back

This week. It did not go as planned. Despite having Monday off I still had an awful hell of a week. It was quiet here in TGC land, but my life was very loud and busy. Monday I had so many workout plans. So many. But they all required me Read more →