Category Archives: Goals

Weight Loss Target

I know I said I wasn’t going to do it, but I caved and set a target weight for myself.  I would like to weigh 200 pounds before my triathlon in August.  So…I set myself up with a Traineo account … Continue reading

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Goals for 2010

At the beginning of a new year, it’s hard not to make resolutions – January 1st is a dieter’s dream day, when all past transgressions are wiped clean and you have the opportunity to be perfect and live your dream … Continue reading

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This past weekend I continued sorting through boxes of old clothes, trying to find some goal outfits that would fit me 20 pounds from now, 40 pounds from now, and so on.  I came across this: This is a tennis … Continue reading

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I Took The Plunge!

Well folks, I took the plunge this morning and officially entered the 2010 Philadelphia Danskin SheRox Triathlon.  I’m super excited about it, and have started researching training plans.  I’ve had the book Slow Fat Triathlete by Jayne Williams on my … Continue reading

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Second Triathlon Training Goal!

Today was a frustrating day – for the second time, I attempted (unsuccessfully) to upgrade my laptop to Windows 7.  Simultaneously I was trying to learn to edit HTML code on my desktop computer (also unsuccessfully).  Perhaps my failures had … Continue reading

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I hit a couple unexpected mini-milestones today: The scale read 249 this morning, which means I am finally below 250 pounds.  Woohoo! I am wearing pants and a sweater that definitely DID NOT fit 6 weeks ago.  Double-woohoo! Yesterday I spent a few … Continue reading

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First Training Goal Achieved

Last night I achieved my first triathlon training goal: swim 200 yards without a break.  A small goal, yes – but more than I could do three weeks ago, so I’m feeling pretty good about that!  I’ve decided my next … Continue reading

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