Friday Fave Five

This week soared by and the trees are budding, the birds are singing and the flowers blooming. We have all been relishing the record high warm temps, and making every opportunity to get outside! One fave this week included a 8 mile bike ride in the country with hubs.  It was a beautiful day, and…

Friday Fave Five

Wow, I know I say this almost every week…..this week sure went fast!!!! It’s been a busy basketball week at our house!  SportTman living up to his name, got to play on the Varsity team in the District basketball game at a huge indoor arena.  The first game on Sat.  his team lost miserably, but…

Life and Times of Me

I got home from school on a beautiful Thurs. afternoon and knew even though my schedule looked VERY busy that I really need to get a nice bike ride workout in. So I attempted to squeeze it in during a 45 min. empty time slot I had.  Thinking that it looked nice out, but that…

Excercise!

Exercise, Exercise, come on everybody do your exercise! ( What is that song/saying from, I remember it from somewhere in my childhood ???) So ladies who exercises regularly, or semi-regularly, or once a month, or who even thinks about exercising? Thinking is at least a start! Drums had an old college roomate who used to…

Big decision…..

Nap or exercise? Check back later to see what I end up choosing 🙂 If you guessed exercise you are right! The nap was tempting, but it was a beautiful day. So I got on my ugly stylish orange biking shirt, and rode several miles out in the hilly, manure smelling farm country near my…

Fitness

Two days ago I came home from school fully feeling the evil effects of the dreaded monthly curse. I wanted more then anything to take a nap…….until bedtime! But as many of you moms know, you can’t always just lay down and take a 7 hour nap. Thus began the battle between  “Dee Serve” and…

Fitness Challenge update

I was on an unexpected 2 week hiatus from riding my bike due to migraines, and attending the Creation Festival. But I am back!!!!!! I rode 5 miles yesterday, and 6 today. I drank an entire 24 oz bottle of Propel during each ride, it’s so stinkin hot out!!! If I could only configure an…

Fitness Tips for Busy Moms

Just this past Sunday before our adult Sunday school class, as I chatted with a friend, my normally sweet son walked into the class to ask me a question, right before he left, in front of my dear friend he started wiggling and giggling my arm, right under where a bicep muscle should be. He…