30 Day Shred: Days 6-8

I've completed days 6, 7, and 8 of Jillian Michaels - 30 Day Shred and I have to say I am completely amazed at how much more endurance I have.  I seriously thought I was going to die on day 1.  Yesterday, I still pushed myself, but it was so much easier. The pushups are still the hardest thing for me.  I have no upper body strength and even doing "girl" pushups is difficult.   I can make it … [Read more...]

30 Day Shred: Days 2-5

Although I have been a serious slacker in the daily recap posts, I'm happy to report that I haven't been a slacker in doing 30 Day Shred. I'm not going to go into detail about each day since I'm jamming multiple days in 1 post, but I will give you a short recap. Day 2:  I bought weights for Day 2 instead of using soup cans and couldn't believe how much harder it was with 3 pound weights. … [Read more...]

30 Day Shred: Day 1

Well...I survived Day 1 of my 30 Day Shred Challenge.  I'm sore this morning from doing push-ups.  I hate push-ups and they hate me too, but maybe in the next 30 days, I'll be able to advance from my current "girl push-ups" to "real push-ups".  We'll see... I'm going to try to get Day 2 done this morning so I can have as much recovery time as possible before tomorrow's half marathon. I need … [Read more...]

30 Day Shred Challenge

I have been seriously bleh lately.  I don't know if I'm lacking willpower or motivation or both, but I haven't been eating as well as I should and my exercise schedule has been iffy.  I know that I need to get my butt in gear.  I am sooo close to reaching my weight loss goal.  I'd hate to blow it now. I'm also leaving on my annual girls shopping trip in 30 days.  I'd love to be in the best … [Read more...]

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