Author: Renée

Coffee Drinker. Runner in Training. World Traveler. Concert Go-er. Friend. Wife. Stepmom.

A Quarter Marathon

Tweet sounds amazing right? it’s a fancy way of saying 10.5 KM. 2 of that is on the beach. 3 will be up hills. The rest will be along the dikes and through the village. I think… That “blue” stuff you see on the photo? That’s the North Sea. I’m crazily running near the sea,…

By Renée 8 January, 2011 Off

30 Day I’m Not Going to Eat Any Work Crap Challenge

Tweet (I actually wrote this on Wednesday 5th of January, after having a stressfun-filled day at work Tuesday) There is something that pisses me off immensely about myself. Time and time again, especially when feeling stressed I eat things that are “in my face” on the work floor even though I have plenty of healthy…

By Renée 6 January, 2011 Off

Just a Quickie

Tweet I had an awesome post written up for today and I just ran out of time and couldn’t post it. I got some great help from my loverlies on Twitter and I just wanted to share how I’m working on turning a situation around. I’m proud to say I had no junk at the…

By Renée 5 January, 2011 Off

Positive Post: 1st Monday of the Year Edition

Tweet Usually Mondays are fairly tough to get cranked up. A typical Sunday night is to struggle with sleep and/or wake up every few hours and then when it is actually time to get up, there is more struggling taking place. Last night was no exception but I had already had it in my mind…

By Renée 3 January, 2011 Off

More Running, less Whinging.

Tweet Every new year I imagine myself as one of those people who come up with brilliant goals and resolutions and every year I pretty much come up with not-a-whole-lot. In 2010 I lost exactly 1 kilogram of weight, which was not really my intention, no, in fact, I really thought I would have hit…

By Renée 2 January, 2011 Off

Challenge. Strategy. Result.

Tweet I know it’s been a little while since I posted and I there are a few reasons for that. If you have been following along the last wee bit you know that there’s been a lot of stress at work again, mainly due to lack of personnel to do the work, which equals me…

By Renée 18 December, 2010 Off

Bear With Me

Tweet I’m trying to change the blog a wee bit, but I don’t have loads of time to just sit down and do it all in one go. . Hopefully everything will be working again properly in 2 – 3 days. . xx

By Renée 7 December, 2010 Off

December Goals Part I

Tweet In the spirit of a complete attitude adjustment, there are a few things I want to focus on this month that are not scale related. Part of those goals is to revamp the blog a wee bit and include my food and recipes a bit more (though I will never claim to be a…

By Renée 3 December, 2010 Off