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Week 32 – Shake it Out

Tweet   Another week has flown by!  Incredible!  Everyone coming back from vacation and kids are going back to school and I’m like “WHAT? I DIDN’T HAVE A SUMMER HOLIDAY YET!!” Since I want to get this post up while it’s still Monday, you’ll have to forgive me for not doing my weekly stats photo. …

By Renée 13 August, 2018 18

Week 31 – Hot Herre

Tweet   I know everyone is talking about the weather right now and honestly I’m one of those “it is what it is” kind of people when it comes to weather and… I rarely believe the weather forecast anyway (especially here!).  But seriously?  Enough already.  It’s blazing.  We are not used to this.  As I…

By Renée 6 August, 2018 26

Week 27 – It’s not like on TV

Tweet Dang it I wish the weeks wouldn’t fly by so quickly! There’s a big lesson I learned this week – all the things you try to do in your own reality, it’s definitely not like on TV. You don’t transform your entire house within a week (or less), you don’t become an amazing athlete…

By Renée 9 July, 2018 16

Week 26 – Halfway There

Tweet Can you guys believe it?  Half the year is over already! Holy Cannoli!  Here’s how things went down last week: Work It’s been pretty stressful the last few weeks. At least with my colleague back from his vacation it’s been a bit better but not much. And pretty soon my manager will be away…

By Renée 2 July, 2018 22

Week 25 – Rest, Run, Ride, Repeat

Tweet     I’m going to try linking up with Holly and Wendy again for the Weekly Wrap. Check out their blogs, plus many others and join in the fun in the Fitness Related Posts Link-up! This week has been pretty ok, with the exception of being super busy at work (can’t have everything right?).…

By Renée 24 June, 2018 46

Week 24 – Sabotage

Tweet Ok so the whole week wasn’t sabotaged but… I have this thing, as soon as I’m doing fairly ok with losing weight, for some reason I have an issue being successful (not consciously) and I tend to sabotage myself.  This was not my best week ever, but it also wasn’t horrible.  But i’ve had…

By Renée 18 June, 2018 14

Week 14 – 2018: Still a challenge

Tweet   it’s still quite challenging here – just so busy and I seem to have lost (or am losing) a balance.  I feel exhausted.  Even with the day off Monday and my normal day off Friday, I still feel wrecked. Here’s how it went down: Monday – It’s Easter Monday here, so an extra…

By Renée 9 April, 2018 28

Lucky Week 13

Tweet Ah Finally.  I think we are over the slump.   First of all, we spent quite a lot of time discussing it and weighing the pros and cons, even without having the offer, and we are not going to go for a Chicago move at this time.  We started mostly thinking about the kind…

By Renée 4 April, 2018 21

September Update or How to Fail Your Blog

Tweet So. Crazy times you guys.  I think I just totally failed my blog since I haven’t had time to post. Let me just tell you about September: Gym: I’ve been going to the gym! whoo hoo! So far it’s not been more than one time a week but I’ll get there soon. It’s difficult…

By Renée 1 October, 2017 Off