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Twelve Healthy Habits (or Shoes)

We’ve all heard or read that it takes two weeks to form a habit. The logical, data loving side of me assumes there have been studies that yielded some quality statistics and probability that demonstrate that if, on average, you … Continue reading

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Hello, Square One, my old friend. You haven’t changed much since the last time I was here. You know, I truly believed the last time was going to be THE last time, and yet here we are again. I wonder … Continue reading

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5:00 AM

It’s 5:00 am — well, 4:45 to be exact. There’s no hockey practice, no soccer games, no piano lessons. There’s no happy hour, no one-more-thing at work, no getting stuck in traffic. There’s just me and the alarm. I don’t … Continue reading

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Reaching the Perfect Weight

I have achieved my ideal weight! I’ve never reached my goal weight before, though I’ve been this weight (and lighter!) plenty of times. I know you’re dying to hear my secret (and explain that last statement), but let me give … Continue reading

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The Day I Became Beautiful

I knew because she looks at me the way I look at her. Because in her eyes, I am beautiful. Because she sees herself in me. Continue reading

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Lost and Found

Judging by some recent facebook photos, some of the weight I thought was gone was really only in the Lost & Found. I won’t lie and say it’s not disappointing, but luckily for me this was also in the Lost … Continue reading

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Start. Fail. Shame. Rinse and Repeat.

A while ago I wrote about how I would be Running from Depression.  More than one person told me that I inspired them to start/restart/increase their own running.  And for a split-second I feel really good about that – if … Continue reading

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JUST STOP IT!

Hey look, honey, you can be smart and successful and talented but you’re going to be judged on your looks anyway. And you can even spend hours a day perfecting that look, but somebody will always find a way to bring you down. Continue reading

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Running From Depression

When I put my headphones on and start moving my feet, I get into a zone that is just for me. For 40 minutes, I’m not a mom, or a wife, or an employee, or even a friend. I am just me. Continue reading

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Dear Brain

Dear Brain, These past two days have been great! We know you feel bad that we haven’t gone on that run yet, but 3 out of 4 promises is pretty good. That salad the other night was delicious! Let’s do … Continue reading

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