Sober October Journal- days 22 and 23

Hey everyone! Day 22 was a surprisingly quiet day at work so I got a lot of my own personal stuff done like VOTE!! ūüáļūüáł Woo! I drove by the polling location on Saturday but the line was so long that I couldn‚Äôt chance it with the time I had left in the morning. So…

What Lifting Has Taught Me This Year

Helloooooooo WordPressland! It dawned on me how long it has been since I last posted as I was looking at today’s date. Then I also realized that it was an important date for me, as well. ¬†As a year ago, I made the decision¬†from going to the gym every other day, three days a week,…

Ringmaster Valeria

Hey everyone! The girls are officially in the swing of back to school. ¬†It has been a little hard for ME to adjust ¬†hah. ¬†Since day one we have been involved in getting them back acclimated to a better sleep schedule, homework and school activities. Ooof! Homework! ¬†I don’t even know why this is still…

Picnic in the Park..But First

A¬†fitness update! Hi Everyone!¬†Happy Friday! Well, I wanted to talk about.. my scale.¬† It‚Äôs been two hard kick-ass weeks straight that my scale has finally given in to our friendship, and I am extremely happy to finally breathe a sigh of fitness related relief; our friendship is that I stand on him and he tells…

Gym Update

Hey Everyone! Hope you guys have been enjoying this gorgeous warm Boston weather this week! Ohh so nice! This is exactly my type of weather. And. This great weather should hold up over the weekend, which is great news as my good friend’s wedding is tomorrow! Last minute, it was decided that a large group…

Mother’s Day, Recital N Gyming It!

Hey Everyone! I have been super busy lately with my family, work and the gym, that I have lost track of posting! To catch you up! Mother’s Day: Hope all of my Mom readers, and those playing the Mom role had a great day. ¬†I had a real nice Mother’s Day with my family. Woke…

Thursday Update!

Helloooo Everyone! I am happy for no reason today; it‚Äôs awesome.¬† Ever have one of those days that you just wake up to everything feeling, hearing, looking, and tasting amazing, like you are on some crazy high?¬† That‚Äôs me today.¬† Not sure what it is, or who slipped what in my coffee, but thank you….

Where’s Valeria?

Hey Everyone! My My MYYYYYY!!!! I have been in the worst rut of my life, actually, since 2015 has begun! SICKNESS! The night of my Easter post, I fell ill AGAIN, but this time with a stomach bug. ¬†An insane stomach bug that felt like hot daggers were scraping me¬†from the inside… and the pain…

Holy Strep!

Hey Everyone!! What a major setback¬†since my last post!! ¬† Here’s why I have been MIA. ¬†Well, I was literally MIA! I had such a great day that Thursday, when I last posted. ¬†Great work day. ¬†Great gym session. Though I was exhausted more than normal. Great dinner with my family. Then that night I…

A week in at the gym!

      Hey Everyone, Quick week update. Workout update: ¬†Since my last post, I have been mentally psyched up, feeling great about going to the gym and have been enjoying my time working out. I have been 4 times and will be back tomorrow ¬†mid-morning. ¬†Then I will do some intense stretches my massage…

Signed Up!

Hey Everyone! This girl was up super late last night reviewing the two gyms side by side, and I signed up for one! I chose gym…..number 1! ¬†(The first one I checked out!) I didn’t think that shopping for a gym would be this big of a deal, because my last gym was conveniently attached…

Cocoa Butter and Heating Pads..This girl is a Party Animal.

Hey Everyone! Well, today felt like a perfect Spring day, didn’t it? ¬†I am hoping this bright, warm day was a small taste of the early Spring we so rightfully deserve! (A girl can dream can’t she?) Since my last post. ¬† Yesterday morning was my daughter’s big eminent person report, and my husband left…

Anyone Else Afraid of Gaining Weight at Disney?

Hey All! I haven’t blogged about my weight loss adventure in a long time, because due to all the hectic things going on in my house, I have given it a rest.¬† Well, sort of, just not blogged about it. As of where I left off with my blog about my weigh ins, October 17,…

Weighing in! #16 and some ranting!

Happy Fall!¬† A few weeks ago I had made a mini challenge to lose 5lbs¬†by October 1.¬† If I make the goal,¬†I will¬†see a¬†number I have been dying to see on the scale¬†for a long time! Too long. On a good note, I¬†lost¬†1lb so far!¬† But ..I have four lbs to lose before next Tuesday!!…

Weighing In! #15 and next mini goal!

Hey Everyone! xoxoxo I weighed in this morning and am still at the same weight. … I know, what the hell is going on!? I cannot complain though, I haven’t ever maintained the same weight for as long as I have like I have through this weight loss journey! But the biggest culprit is that…