Supporting Others and Neglecting Myself

Hi there I’m uncertain if I have used the correct title on this blog, not at all.  Simply put I am not neglecting myself by all means but I am neglecting my support. As I travel and it is travel on my fitness journey, I see how so many of my friends, family, coworkers andContinue reading “Supporting Others and Neglecting Myself”

Workout Demon

Do you know him or her? What? You never met? Really? Well, the demon was disguised because you have met.  Yes you know when you hear, “you deserve a few days off” and you are just lazy, upset with the flow of the day, energy drained from dealing with BS, not that you really needContinue reading “Workout Demon”

The People You Love Can Hurt/ Deter You

I know I am not the only one who has and will experience this.  Family members, spouses, daughters, sons, brothers, sisters, you get it and YES they sometimes say things they hurt us on any journey be it physical as mine is or goal, accomplishment at work. For me it is my fitness journey.  IContinue reading “The People You Love Can Hurt/ Deter You”

Changing My Routine for ME

I am in my second week of changing my routine and not just for my workouts.  I read a lot of motivational self-help and inspiring books.  I have also learned in my readings I am unable to apply all I am reading because it does not apply to me well not at the moment butContinue reading “Changing My Routine for ME”

Fighting the Uh-Huh, I Thought So

Getting my fight on is not physical but mental and well yes it is physical in my mind.  When I accomplish a goal and I remember the many  whispers or spoken out I thought so looking or waiting for a quit or stop. There are times, of many not just myself but you and soContinue reading “Fighting the Uh-Huh, I Thought So”

I Had A Solo Pity Party

This past week-end, specifically Saturday, I did nothing, well nothing productive.  I did look at movies on HallMark yes that was it. I woke up early 5:30 AM,  and begin to evaluate my week and was not happy, I made excuses and more excuses and then I  used to age thing.  Yes, that’s it IContinue reading “I Had A Solo Pity Party”

What? You Thought it Happened When?

  What?, you are giving up? I am with misunderstanding.  I have a few friends and acquaintances wanting to know what I’ve done recently as they have noticed some change in my attitude and physical change. First I should clear the attitude, I would previous verbalize my dissatisfaction or comment on negative behavior but IContinue reading “What? You Thought it Happened When?”

The FEAR Of A New Workout

Has there been anyone with this experience whether it be with a new trainer or like me a new workout program.  The unexpected can be so challenging in workouts atleast for me again, I develop a fear. I know you ask what is the fear, you are on a “fitness, health journey”. Indeed I amContinue reading “The FEAR Of A New Workout”

My Workouts Can Make Me CRAZY

Yes, crazy not because they are too hard it’s the adjustment.  I have rheumatoid arthritis and have since childhood and some days I have to think fast to modify.  My workouts all have modifier which maybe too easy for me (I like to get the most out of my workouts).  I do then have toContinue reading “My Workouts Can Make Me CRAZY”

I ALMOST FAILED myself

I did, I almost failed. Nutrition is one of the factors in fitness.  Okay let me share fitness has many meanings to some it is a weight loss, others  tone, build muscles, recreation and to many its just  a part of life. I workout, I consume meals at face pace, not always prepared.  TRUST meContinue reading “I ALMOST FAILED myself”