Archive for category: Motivation
29
09
2015

First Family Run Since Baby #3

I literally ran my last race a year ago, and I just ran a 5K with the whole family, all 5 of us! The event was HERS Keep A Breast 10k/5k at the very nearby Quarry Lake. Though I have been running on the treadmill, I still have not gotten myself back up to 10k shape, so I elected to do the 5k instead...

12
09
2015

Fitness Inspiration

Sometimes we need a little extra fitness inspiration when we are feeling a bit deflated. Recently my husband decided that he wanted to lose a little weight so he followed my lead and started tracking his food. I started a month before him but a month later he has surpassed my weight loss, even when...

30
06
2014

San Jose Sharks Fitness Faceoff 2014

On Sunday, instead of the usual gym class we attended the 2nd San Jose Sharks Fitness Faceoff run that raises money for the Sharks Foundation. The race was in San Jose, it though it was the second one of its kind, it was the first for us.  My husband is a huge hockey fan and our son has also been ta...

10
10
2013

Fitbit Flex vs. Nike Fuelband

I recently decided to get the new Fitbit Flex. I had previously used the Fitbit Ultra, which is no longer available for sale because they have new models now. Instead Fitbit Ultra, Fitbit now has its successor as the Fitbit One, or you can choose the Fitbit Flex, which is wearable on the wrist. Here...

22
09
2013

HERS Keep A Breast 5K

Yesterday my family and I participated in a local 5K run that celebrates and supports breast cancer patients and survivors organized by the HERS Breast Cancer Foundation. It was a small race and our first time attending. It was exciting to me because we were doing it as a family and it is for a caus...