Today I'd like to share one of the blogs/information websites I enjoy very much, and, obviously, highly recommend to you. It is
See, it's so awesome, it deserves its own color and gigantic size. Mistress Krista has put together a lovely site full of
Basics of supportive eating
How to get started in weight lifting
Creative weight lifting of ordinary household objects
Rants on "kids/diets/craziness/etc. these days"
Weight lifting for all ages
Oh, and did I mention weight lifting? In a nutshell, the way I see Mistress Krista is along the lines of, "Life can be tough. We all make mistakes along the road to our true selves. Ya know what helps me focus? A solid clean-and-jerk. You'll feel better after some squats. Get to it." Then she pats you on the head while pointing towards the dumbbells.
I seem to have very nearly signed up for a 5 mile Mud Run come late March. Just need to make the registration official. With that in mind, I'd changed up my training a bit and returned to the...ugh...treadmill. I only have to run indoors as long as it is still dark in the mornings during weekdays. Thankfully I can run/hike/gambol through the county park on weekends (when I'm not being too much of a social butterfly.)
Just for funsies, here's a picture of me juggling at the Edwardian Ball last weekend. I love this outfit so much--mostly because I imagined it burning the retinas of all the goth wanna-bes. And the skirt is so poofy!