IRONMAN IN HIGH HEELS: TRAINING AND WORKING OUT….IN A GROCERY STORE? Let’s face it. There are days where getting to the gym is impossible. You get stuck at work, life gets in the way or….and let’s be honest here….it’s Dancing With The Stars night. (There are priorities!) As someone training for an Ironman, this can… Read More
IRONMAN IN HIGH HEELS: BACK IN ACTION It has been forever and a day since I gave an update on my Ironman training. I will be honest, I have not been training as hard as I should be or as I want to be. I am still running and getting my strength training in, but… Read More
IRONMAN IN HIGH HEELS: MEAL PLANS Now that I am training for my Ironman, the time has come to revamp my diet. Here is a look at my daily meal plan and places where I think I can improve.
IRONMAN IN HIGH HEELS: BEING GREATER THAN YESTERDAY I know I haven’t done a training update for awhile, but I am still hard at work trying to make my dream of completing the Ironman come true.
FOOTBALL IN HIGH HEELS: IRONMAN TRAINING AND FIRST TRIATHLON You guys, I did it. I completed my first triathlon this morning. It was a very small, indoor triathlon and I didn’t do as well as I’d wanted, but the important thing is I DID IT!! This is the first of many before I complete the… Read More
FOOTBALL IN HIGH HEELS: IRONMAN PREP WEEK 3 Okay, you guys. I have a confession to make. I didn’t train as hard as I should have this week. Between work, feeling under the weather and stress in my personal life, I was not in the best place. I did get several workouts in, but not… Read More
FOOTBALL IN HIGH HEELS: IRONMAN TRAINING AND CHALLENGES WEEK 2 Last week’s training went pretty well, especially since I had the latter part of the week off from work. I managed to cut the Diet Coke out of my diet (although I miss it!) and for the most part ate healthy. Yes, I did have… Read More
FOOTBALL IN HIGH HEELS: IRONMAN DRINKS, CHALLENGES AND TREADMILLS BACK FROM THE DEAD Confession time! I did not train at ALL yesterday. I had a rare day off, the weather was yucky and I was feeling a bit under the weather. I also desperately needed to clean my house. (okay, half the day was spent… Read More
FOOTBALL IN HIGH HEELS: IRONMAN TRAINING PHOTOS Today’s training session was a bit of a challenge. I was all set to do a run (4 miles was my goal) but disaster struck when my treadmill decided to crap out at mile 2.59! It was too cold to go outside to run, so my plans had… Read More
FOOTBALL IN HIGH HEELS: IRONMAN TRAINING PLAYLIST My dear readers, I have a confession to make! I never made it to the gym today. I was so tired after work and between that, craziness in my personal life and other stress, (mercury is SO in retrograde now!) I ended up going home and watching Facts… Read More
FOOTBALL IN HIGH HEELS: IRONMAN PREP DAY 3 Another day, another Ironman prep session. Today was a workout at work day, but at least I remained VERY active, which is important. I must admit my eating wasn’t up to par because I was so busy (in fact, I was so busy I skipped lunch, bad… Read More
FOOTBALL IN HIGH HEELS: FIRST IRONMAN WORKOUT Today I began my first workout for the Ironman! I know it is a year away, but I plan to SLAY this thing and finish in less than twelve hours. (Ideally, I want to finish in less than ten, but we will see what happens.) Anyway, although I… Read More
FOOTBALL IN HIGH HEELS: IRONMAN PREP GOALS WEEK 1 Now that I am officially preparing for the Ironman, I am putting together a list of weekly goals. I will focus on improving my diet, workouts and overall well being. Here is a list of what I am focusing on this week:
FOOTBALL IN HIGH HEELS: IRONMAN MEAL 1 So it begins! Not only am I training physically for the Ironman, but I am also working on meal and nutrition plans. I am usually a pretty healthy eater, but I also like the occasional treat and glass of wine. I am hoping that entries like this will… Read More
FOOTBALL IN HIGH HEELS: I AM….IRONMAN Once again, I am going to shift gears and talk about something other than NFL football. I was never the athletic girl in school. I was always the one chosen last for teams in gym and I would avoid most sports in PE class like the plague.