Finally Boxing

I’ve been talking about giving a boxing class a try for years, not only for the exercise, but also for the empowering aspect of it. Every time it came up, though, I would chicken out and find a way to not go, whether it was scheduling conflicts or the price of the class. Last Friday, a friend asked if I’d like to join her at Title Boxing; the first class at Title is free to try out. How could I say no?! Continue reading Finally Boxing

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Walking Around the Neighborhood in September

With a big life change that recently adjusted my schedule, I’ve had some extra time during the day. So, I’ve extended my workouts to include some walking. Continue reading Walking Around the Neighborhood in September

Skullcandy Wireless Headphones

A couple of months ago, I decided to take the plunge and purchase some new headphones. My old ones were starting to show some wear and R had been flaunting his wireless earbuds for long enough.

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New Month, New Me

Let’s take a moment to acknowledge that the “new year, new me” trend is hilarious and SO MANY good memes have come of it.

OK, to the point. Obviously, I don’t think I’ll be a new me in August. I like me!

But I do have some goals and I think the beginning of the month is a good time to take inventory and put my thoughts out there. Continue reading New Month, New Me

Working For It

I was recently talking to a friend about how one of her friends runs long distances even when he’s not in training and runs marathons on whims. I immediately blurted out “I wish I could do that, but I’m one of those runners that has to work to be a runner.” At first, this made me feel a little uncomfortable, but the more I think about it, the more it’s helped me to understand how and why I run. Continue reading Working For It