• A day in hibernation

    Hey, it’s Day 16 of my self-imposed hibernation and Day 11 of the stay-home-and-stay-put-or-else order. How’s everyone doin’? Sixteen days of not leaving the house (except for that supermarket sprint) is a record, even for a nerd…

  • Fitness guru or couch potato?

    I’m definitely not a couch potato. I don’t watch enough TV. I wouldn’t call myself a fitness guru either simply because I don’t qualify. A bit of a fitness junkie maybe but definitely not guru. I like…

  • Saturday Snippets #1

    The days go by in a flash most weeks. So many things happen that can quickly be summarized into short snippets. They’re just little things or fleeting thoughts running through my head. I’ve done these lists before…

  • Rebooting that morning routine

    Since I took on my teaching gig, my gym time has suffered. a. lot. Initially I thought I’d still be able to squeeze in one or two mornings a week. Turns out that between my class schedule…

  • Humpty Dumpty had a great fall

    Obviously I’m not known as a klutz for nothing. Guess what? Humpty Dumpty had a great fall at the gym. Well, it felt like a great big fall because my knees, elbows and palms were stinging out…

  • Where the sun don’t shine

    So Raine was working out in earnest, totally focused on what she was doing… when her back kick landed on something. Let me tell you, it can really come as a shock when you’re moving about and…

  • No guilt, no gain

    So we missed gym for an entire week due to my car being in the shop for a day. Talk about an ingenious excuse! Well, we were going to go, honest, but you know how busy it…