The Discipline of Discomfort

Jan 13

The Discipline of Discomfort

I just have to admit it. I’m a wuss. I love being comfy. Snuggling in warm blankets, drinking warm cocoa, sleeping in, curling up with a good book and some tea, doing what I want, when I want… I’m also spoiled. I have a brilliant family who is always jumping in to give me a hand and make my life less awkward. I deeply appreciate it, but the...

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New Gadgets Part 2

Dec 28

New Gadgets Part 2

As I said in my post on Monday, I do love getting fitness gadgets for Christmas! I’ve been in a real slump, fitness-wise, over the past several months. I’m struggling to find the time I need to commit to my fitness goals, and my life, as a result, is getting more and more sedentary. I know the “UP Bracelet“ is going to help with that. ...

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New Gadgets Part 1

Dec 26

New Gadgets Part 1

Hello all! I hope you had a wonderful Christmas and that you get a more relaxed week this week to enjoy family and friends! I had an amazing Christmas! My husband and son are techies. One of their favourite things is to find me some new techno-gadget for Christmas, and this year was no exception. The first gadget thing was a pair of incredibly warm gloves that...

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The BEST thing you can do?

Dec 16

If you could only do ONE THING to vastly improve your health, what would it be? Watch this video and see: I’d love to hear your comments! Happy Walking (more so now, than ever!) Darlene Be A Star! Post your comments below and join in the conversation (or get it started!) and then share this post with your friends using the...

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Hiker Eludes Bears and Hungry Skunk on Cross-Canada Trek

Dec 14

Hiker Eludes Bears and Hungry Skunk on Cross-Canada Trek

I thought this article was awesome! I love it when people take the initiative to do something different, adventurous, and a little crazy. It think all of us would be better off if we had the courage to go against the grain a little more. Hiker eludes bears, hungry skunk on cross-Canada trek So, once you’ve read that and get yourself inspired, what challenge...

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Checking In – Week 6

Nov 07

Checking In – Week 6

Yeah. Well, not quite the results I wanted, but we’re still fighting the “focus thing”. I can only focus on one thing at a time, and last week, that wasn’t weight loss either! Sigh. I’ll post because I need to be accountable, not because I’m delighted with the results! :S Get your own graph at skinnyr However, I did end up...

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