Confessions of a Fitness Junkie

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  • In: Deep Thoughts
  • Comments Off on Does Calorie Counting Mess with Your Mind?

I found myself feeling a bit shaky following a workout session a couple of weeks ago. On my way out of the gym, I stopped by the front desk and purchased a light protein shake. Per usual, I flipped over the bottle to peruse the nutrition info on the back. Only 170 calories for the entire bottle? Not bad, I thought.

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  • In: From other blogs
  • Comments Off on Who knew? November is National Peanut Butter Lover’s Month!

I don’t know about you, but I have always been a big fan of peanut butter. I love peanut butter sandwiches, love to mix it in my oatmeal, even melt it down and dip banana slices in it. So, you can imagine my delight when I learned that November is National Peanut Butter Lover’s Month!

What’s your favorite way to enjoy peanut butter?

November is National Peanut Butter Lover’s Month

Komen Columbus asked me about my experience fundraising for the Marathon for the Cure Team, and they mentioned me in their blog! Check it out…

Marathon for the Cure Team Has a Great Year

Can’t wait for next year!


It’s been almost a week since I ran the Columbus Marathon 1/2 marathon, and I think I’ve finally fully recovered! What an exhilarating, unbelievable experience the day was. Being among 16,999 other people, all vying for the same goal – the finish line – I can’t even begin to explain what the energy was like. But, I can try! Read the rest of this entry »

Yes, I’m sorry, but this story will probably ruin Halloween for most people. It did for me.  Read the rest of this entry »

  • In: Marathon Training
  • Comments Off on I think I’m ready…1 week until the half-marathon!

Dear friend,

If you’re not a first-time-visitor to this blog, then you probably know that I’ve been training for a 1/2 marathon. But, if you are a first-time visitor, first of all – WELCOME. Second – I’m training for a 1/2 marathon! 😉

I’m happy to say, my training is pretty much complete, and just in time, too, as the big race is next weekend!  Read the rest of this entry »

Sorry for not collecting any links last week! Things have been a little crazy lately. I’ve put together a list twice as long to make up for it!

I hope you have a wonderful weekend. Do you have any fitness plans for the weekend?

Want to know when you should be honest with people about their weight, see a workout that you can do at home with only one piece of equipment, find out if your seemingly healthy lunch needs an overhaul and MORE? Keep Reading!

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