Category Archives: Exercise and Motivation

My Glamorous Life

I thought it only fair that I show the non-pretty, office view since people often ask, What do you do? Don’t you get bored? or maybe they just say, Must be nice. Which makes me smile and assume they aren’t picturing this. … Continue reading

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A summer morning walk

Come along and walk with me!  I’m trying to get back in shape.  A 15-minute walking mile is my goal.  Two miles in 30 minutes with a short warm-up and cool-down added on.  40 minutes or less and done!  So, … Continue reading

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Sigh….NO baby goats, yet.

 Seriously…Miss Gertie, who I thought would not make it to Christmas without kidding is now kidding me!  Yesterday was the due date for she and Posey … and it came and went and turned February 5th with no kids.  I … Continue reading

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My Hate-Affair with Winter Deepens

Picture a big, fat, pouty face.  Add blue eyes and glasses.  Sprinkle on some freckles, as  though someone is sprinkling paprika on deviled-eggs.  There!  You are getting a pretty good visual of the writer of this blog.   You see, … Continue reading

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Take this, Jillian Michaels!

Well, I’ve done it again.  In an attempt to simplify my life … I made it more difficult! It’s December – Christmas prep, shortened daylight hours, more cumbersome chores, etc. I decided to abbreviate a workout session in lieu of … Continue reading

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Sundays should be for slowing down …

and puttering. And church. I admit, I didn’t really want to leave home and go, but I’m glad I did. First, I enjoyed the the early morning with coffee in an adorable mug: The goats showed me how to enjoy … Continue reading

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Stupid things I do to myself ~

This week has been full of ’em. Tuesday evening I was waiting on my son to get ready to leave for Awards Night.  He didn’t want to get there “too” early.  I am in a constant state of can’t-get-enough-done right … Continue reading

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