Monthly Archives: January 2009

Not getting warm!

The weather here has been so cold that I just can’t seem to get warm. Even after a long workout where the sweat just pours down me I still feel cold. I would love to head off anywhere it is … Continue reading

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Post workout feelings?

Have you ever taken stock of how you feel after a workout? I noticed that while immediately after I usually feel tired that I do not feel stressed about anything. It is so nice to take this hour for myself, … Continue reading

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I am dangerous!

The last time I tried any kind of step aerobics was a few years ago. I could not keep up with the moves for the life of me and could seriously have used some type of safety equipment. Aside from … Continue reading

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It doesn’t make sense.

I know so many people who work out regularly and watch what they eat but also smoke. I just don’t understand it. Why do people take such care of their health on one level and totally abuse it on another? … Continue reading

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I stay home because…

One post on the topic of why I don’t go to the gym just isn’t enough. Seriously, there are so many reason why we no longer have membership cards to the gym! I think I could blog on the topic … Continue reading

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Why I don’t go to the gym!

There are countless reasons why I don’t go to the gym and this is just one of them. The last time I went the place was infested with people who come into the gym and have ABSOLUTELY no idea what … Continue reading

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What is up with that?

For about 6 months we had to put our treadmill in storage. Now that I am using it again I am noticing some quirks that were present before. When I put the treadmill at an incline it creaks and sounds … Continue reading

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Can’t get to a gym?

I know several SAHM’s who just can’t get to a gym to work out. If this is the case for you consider the following ideas to stay fit right in your own home~ I have a ball, a set of … Continue reading

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Just too cold.

Please somebody send me to a hotel in las vegas! Today, our warmest temperature was a balmy -8 degrees. It was so cold that the dog was walking around outside like she was doing some wild dance. The poor little … Continue reading

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Sure… why not…

We have gotten to know a new family since moving. For the most part they are very nice people. The one thing I am having a hard time with is the fact that they invite themselves over to our house … Continue reading

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Empty drawers.

Right now I am experiencing a clothing crisis. Before moving I got rid of tons of clothes that were either to big or not being used to lessen the amount of stuff we had to move. It seems that I … Continue reading

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New food of the week.

We are giving our diet a serious makeover. This has been an adjustment for our entire family. One thing we are trying to do is incorporate new foods into our diet. This week our new foods have been asparagus and … Continue reading

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Hobbies?

There was a time in my life when I actively pursued a number of hobbies such as scrapbooking and gardening. Today, between raising a toddler and homeschooling our older son there never seems to be enough time in the day. … Continue reading

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Make it yourself.

Looking to save money on beauty products? Well, some people have successfully made their own. This a recipe for body sugar that looks pretty straightforward. I am not much for this particular type of product but someone out there might … Continue reading

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Wii workout.

Santa brought our family a Wii and a Wii Fit. I am not someone who typically would get behind the idea of a video game system. Prior to experiencing the Wii I would have probably said I would sooner go … Continue reading

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Once a month cooking.

I hate cooking dinner. It is the one meal of the day that drives me crazy to prepare. I have recently started cooking main courses in mass and freezing meal size portions. This has made a huge improvement in my … Continue reading

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Save a tree (please)!

I really wish there were some easy way to get off junk mailing lists. It kills me every day when the mailman comes and our box is chocked full of advertisements for free term life insurance rates and lawn care … Continue reading

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Try it and tell me…

People today seems to be looking for any way possible to save money. I have always been a frugal person but have my limits when it comes to certain things. I would not waste my time making hair gel or … Continue reading

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