Push-Ups, Catch-Up and a New Month on the Horizon

The month of January has the goal of 3,000 push-ups for me. I’m behind where I should be on meeting that goal “easily” (i.e., had I done them every day, I would only have had to do 97 pushups daily, versus some days having to do over 200), but I’m catching up. I trust I…

Weekly Goal #50–1000 push-ups

This week’s goal is pretty simple: put in 1000 push-ups. I’ve been building up for a while now, and I think, finally, I could hit that number in a week. I’ve topped out at 750 thus far, so I think I’m ready.

She Called Me Wonder Woman

Certain things in this world connect with us on a deeper level than it seems like they should. These things can be silly, like a T.V. series that spouts nonsense most of the time, or a dress that, for whatever reason, inspires us to pursue our best self. Why these things resonate with us may…

Week # 43: Post-Wedding Workout Plans

Most brides probably focus on the pre-wedding workouts. This bride, however, is focusing on the post-wedding. I mean, I had every intention of doing all those “pre-wedding workout” plans, but life was just more than could allow for doing 3 full-time jobs plus a fourth full-time job of working out 6 hours per day. Okay, I might…

Bring On a New Challenge–Personal Trainer Certification!

Tonight I started the process of becoming a certified fitness trainer: I signed up for my ISSA course!  For the next 10+ weeks, I will be studying for 15 or so hours per week, working (hopefully dog-walking, keeping me active in the midst of all my studying), and doing my own fitness training. My phone…