Author: Renée

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

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

Learn Something? Like What?

Tweet Why is it that every single time things just get TOO TOO much, I go for sweets and junk? . Seriously. You would think after SO MANY YEARS of doing this, I would get a real handle on things. Like, NEVER EVER going that route again. Why is it that I can quit smoking,…

By Renée 28 November, 2010 Off

Recap: 7HL Run To the Hills. All Seven of them.

Tweet On Sunday, the 21st of November I participated in the Zevenheuvelenloop or Seven Hills Run in Nijmegen. Where, you ask? Nijmegen. I know, most of you have probably never even heard of it, but this run is a major event – approximately 25,000 participants including world class/ world record holders and breakers. And they…

By Renée 22 November, 2010 Off

Results since Re-Commitment

Tweet I decided last Monday to recommit (Well I decided Sunday really) and start using my Weight Watchers ProPoints program again. I committed to logging in everything regardless of the numbers and the games they play with me. I’m not an angel, but as I mentioned before, I actually enjoy and do my best every…

By Renée 14 November, 2010 Off

This is Not a Weight Loss Blog

Tweet Wait. What? . If this is not a weight loss blog than what am I doing here? What are YOU doing here? . I started this blog so I wouldn’t bog down my “normal everyday life” blog with weight loss stuff. And now? I rarely blog on the other site because this whole quest…

By Renée 13 November, 2010 Off