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My Kind of Pep Talk and The Fear of Setting Goals

This is the time of year when everyone puts out a motivational speech or two and sets the bar they plan to meet for the coming year. Just writing that sentence makes me kinda wiggy and here’s why: Goal-setting is … Continue reading

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Crossing the Line at Crossfit (aka The Moaning Workout)

Hubby and I have been doing Crossfit for about 6 weeks now. Actually, I took a three-week hiatus for shingles, but he’s been going the entire six weeks, 3x a week. Crossfit is kind of wild. He’ll come home and say stuff … Continue reading

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A Headache (And Hospital Visit) With A Positive Outcome

Things got a little exciting with an unexpected hospital visit today. Since I was tweeting and posting on Facebook from the bed, I figured I better put up a quick post to alleviate any worries. First of all, BLESS all my … Continue reading

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Does Diet Affect #ROW80 Progress?

You betcha! How am I so positive this is true? Well, those who’ve been in the game longer than me say so, for one. Here’s Chuck Wendig and Kristen Lamb on how diet affects writing. Plus, as of last Tuesday, I … Continue reading

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Row80 Check-in: 8/3/11

The Good “More Cowbell” continues to engage my writer’s brain and brighten my day. I have soooo much fun here with all of you. So, on the plus side of the goals, blogging is swimming along, doing a graceful backstroke in … Continue reading

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OMG! What Happened To the Bod??

The original idea for this post came one day a few weeks back when I had an unfortunate moment with my pre-baby jeans. Anyone over 40 has likely had such a moment, whether it was pregnancy related or not. Those … Continue reading

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