The Ratchet Girl in Me

For about 8 months I was a part of the “unemployed Americans” statistic. At the beginning of my unemployment status due to a lay off, I vowed to myself that I would not gain weight, but, go the other direction and lose. Getting up every morning and working out for about 2-3 hours at 24 … Continue reading

Finally! It’s Friday!

I’d like to say that I have absolutely nothing planned for the weekend and that I’m just hanging out around my house watching reruns of my favorite tv shows from the 90’s. However, I cannot. Tomorrow, I am doing my first 5k run. When I say “run,” I actually mean “run.” No run a little … Continue reading

What a long weekend!

Thursday started out rough with a down pour of rain on my head! I  was tardy for work, BUT  I was super excited about getting to wear my hot pink rain boots since, you know, it seems like we are almost always in a  drought in Texas. We barely ever get rain! I swear it … Continue reading

I thought I knew how to breathe!

Im becoming a runner! Seems simple enough right? I thought so initially but apparently, I have no idea how to breathe like a runner! 2 weeks ago I ran outside for the first time in life! Running inside on the treadmill is completely different than running outside in the elements. My running buddy had to … Continue reading

Who rocked the Climb?

The American Lung Associations annual Fight for Air, the Climb was today and I rocked the hell out of it! 53 flights of stairs and I am still in shock that I actually completed it! I got there at 8am and was absolutely terrified! I had nervous pee and everything and was literally shaking before … Continue reading