Weekend Wanderings: Resolutions

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We are already in May of 2018, how time flies. Here is a question for you: how are you keeping up with your new years resolution? Did it last the month of January? Maybe your resolution is still going strong.

I had two new years resolution:

  1. Read two books a month
  2. Workout three times a week

READING

I’m behind on my reading. Trying to keep up with my resolution but I get busy and life gets crazy. Never the less I am giving it a good go. At least I make sure that I know what two books I’m supposed to be reading during the month.

Something my boyfriend does to make sure he reads enough is to read at least 25 pages a day. I should probably adopt this goal too.

WORKOUT

I am doing really well with this goal. Part of what helped jump start this was we did a weight-loss challenge at work. I worked my butt off and won it. Hard work and serious dieting – 20 lbs in 90 days. Needless to say I was sore and grumpy a lot.

Since then I’ve mostly kept up with my diet and I’ve kept up with working out, although I’ve shifted focus. My main focus was weight-loss and now I’m working on adding muscle tone.

Something else that has helped is having goals farther out. Keltin and I did the Ft. Worth Zoo run in April and we are doing another 5k in December. These are fun and they give us a goal to aim for besides just staying healthy. Also, having an accountability partner is great if you have trouble motivating yourself, thank you Keltin.

img_1595Here is a recent picture after the weight loss. Also, I freaking LOVE this outfit. Check out my Instagram for more details on it.

Let me know how your own resolutions are doing and have a fantastic weekend!

 

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4 comments on “Weekend Wanderings: Resolutions”

  1. Those are awesome resolutions I have two that I am trying to stick by this year 1) stop being so hard on myself all the time. 2) spend one on one time with both my daughters more often than normal. I am trying very hard and it seems to be working I feel so much happier and healthier as a family of three xo

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  2. Two great resolutions and ones that are realistic and you can keep! Good for you, so proud of you. Yes, that outfit is awesome and you rock it! You inspired a resolution for me…cooking with more adventure. Whether it is trying new foods or using more fresh herbs and ingredients. Thanks!

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