Tuesday, July 31, 2012

{Tone Up Tuesday}

Hello Ladies! For about a month, I put this little blog of mine on the back-burner. With a three-week vacation, a new job, and a move into a new house, I thought a break was needed. But heck, when you take a month off, you get just a little too comfy. I decided it was time to get my butt back in gear. So, here I am!


While doing some brainstorming for the blog and reading over some of my favorite blogs, I ran across a fellow Okie's "Tone Up Tuesday" idea. I have wanted to add a little bit of fitness to my blog for awhile, so I thought this would be a fun way to incorporate it! And, it was Tuesday!


So, I just accepted that I needed to get my butt back in gear in more ways than one (the first step is acceptance, right?).That three-week vacation I mentioned up there... yeah, it killed my diet and ate it for dinner. I had been doing so good, and then I traveled to the East coast. While there, I was surrounded by BBQ, fried food, and lots of home-cooking. I tried to be good, really. But, when I came back home, I quickly realized I didn't do too good. 


A week or two after we got back, I ran walked in the Color Me Rad 5K. I was so sluggish and out of shape that I was embarrassed how little I could actually run. And sadly, I haven't done a thing about it since that day. So, it is time to "get my butt in gear." I have some 5k's to get ready for! 



  

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4 comments:

  1. These are some great photos! Thanks for linking up!!

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    1. Thanks Allison! This is such a great idea!

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  2. Coming back from vacations is the WORST. I had a similar experience a few weeks ago and decided I needed to get my butt in gear after an extended vacay to the West Coast.

    Good luck!

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    1. It is so hard! Thank you so much, and good luck to you as well! I'm jealous of how far you can run! I will be there soon, fingers crossed!

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