Instead I bought these: They were cheap. I couldn't resist. The patterns were $1 each. How could I resist? I have plans, though. Big plans and small plans. Plans that include these patterns, and plans for THIS: (Photo and instructions from ) I'm using the grey swimsuit fabric above, with a fun patterned teal elastic. I … Continue reading I was supposed to be de-stashing.
So, a few weeks ago I joined a fitness club of sorts. I mentioned it in passing, but haven't had any time to go into it with more depth. Unlike a gym, OTF has scheduled one-hour classes with limited space that are run by two fitness trainers. Classes aren't over 24 people in size, and … Continue reading Orange Theory Fitness
After months of training, including a park run with my sister while visiting her out of state (and then managing to leave my jogging stroller behind, in that other state...), I can now say I have run my first ever 5K! My two goals for it were to "run" the whole time, even if it … Continue reading My first 5k!
So, everyone needs a place to get stuff done. I am certainly no exception. I live in a two story house with the master suite downstairs and two bedrooms with a bathroom upstairs. When we moved in, my husband claimed one of the upstairs rooms as his office, and we (shabbily) furnished the other room … Continue reading Work Space!!!
I have always been a physically strong person, even when out of shape. At a smidge below 5'5", My lean body mass was 130 last fall, before I started working out. To be at a recommended 20% body fat, I was supposed to weigh in at about 160 lbs. It isn't surprising that I also … Continue reading Slow Progress.