survival of the fittest
5'1, vegetarian, training for my first half marathon.
I quit smoking, started eating smarter and more often, started running and strength training,& lost 45 lbs.
There are no shortcuts. No one can do this for you. Now let's get to work.
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I got asked to be a guest blogger, soooo I guess you could say things are getting pretty serious…


"Inspiration does not exist. It does not exist for the lazy. For the no-passionate. For the idle. It only exists for the hard-working. The diligent. The zealous and determined. Inspiration exists, but it must find you working."

Mother-daughter bombing victims cross Boston Marathon finish line
(Photo: Reuters)
Last year, Celeste Corcoran didn’t get to see her sister Carmen Acabbo cross the finish line at the Boston Marathon. Wounded by bomb blasts, Celeste, 47, lost both legs below the knee, and her daughter Sydney, now 18, also suffered severe injuries.
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Nada es un obstáculo a menos que tu lo digas. -Wally Amos

Nothing is an obstacle unless you say it is
April 21 : 139 days to Half marathon

I saw the specialist today regarding my eustation tube dysfunction and vertigo. It went much better than I expected. Plus the doctor is a runner, so that’s awesome. It’s not going to be easy but I feel really hopeful for the first time in 8 weeks. And the best part, I can start trying to run a little more each week now. Progress :)

introducing the new iKettle
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