Well, friends… I am in a lot of pain. I went to a yoga class for the first time in 4 months and I am FEELING the effects. Over the summer I was a regular yoga student. I was committed to becoming totally adept at yoga and practicing on the regular. I was slowly making gains and … Continue reading Reluctant Yogi
Today’s blog brought to you by one of my favourite words: teetotaler. a person who abstains totally from intoxicating drink I have no desire to look up the origins of teetotaler, I just enjoy that it is such a strange word for what is essentially being sober. Back in November, I was a teetotaler for … Continue reading Teetotaling
Taking Aparna’s lead I thought I’d share my running playlist. I’m on Week 6 of Zen Lab’s Couch to 5K and my music (and Aparna’s encouragement of course) really helps to keep me going. I am not at the stage where I can watch a TV show or movie while I’m pounding it out on … Continue reading My Running Playlist
I have an aversion to gyms. There’s something about working out in front of other people that I’ve never been able to get over. I don’t like the idea of strangers seeing me sweaty, struggling to breathe and hearing me whisper motivational phrases to myself. I can count on one hand how many times I’ve … Continue reading Overcoming Fears: I Went To The Gym!
If I was actually in the military, running an operation where I’d have to get fit, I’d easily be subjected to harassment from my superiors. I’d imagine it’d go something like this: “You Maggot! You call this an operation to get fit?! You’re lazy! No good! You’d rather watch TV than do anything else, maggot! … Continue reading Update: Operation Get Fit.
Back in December after I *gasp* turned 25 I posted a Ten Before Thirty list. In a nut shell, 10 things I want to accomplish before my 30th birthday. Not surprisingly I haven’t gotten around to working on #4 GET A HOT BODY until now. Procrastination is one of my most favourite activities, you see. … Continue reading Operation: Get Fit