Category Archives: Challenge

Monthly Challenge – November 2011

Okay, I’ve decided that after four months without, it’s time to bring back the monthly challenge. Inspired by Tim over at Fat. Boy. Thin., I’ve decided that it’s time to up my daily water intake. Drastically. Not really sure how … …but wait, there’s more! »

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Daily Dish – June 30th, 2011 – Challenge Complete(ish)

Okay folks, this had to happen eventually. After 4 months of successful monthly challenges, I have (mostly) failed my June challenge. My goal for the month was to lose 4.6 lbs, for a grand total of 51.2 lbs lost since … …but wait, there’s more! »

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Monthly Challenge – June 2011

June is here, bringing with it warm weather, sunshine, summer clothes and a new challenge! And just what might that challenge be, you might ask? Good question. June is my birthday month. Now, when I started on this fitness journey … …but wait, there’s more! »

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Daily Dish – May 31st, 2011 – Challenge Completed!

Well, here we are at the end of another month. Another month, another monthly challenge completed! As you may recall, my challenge for May was to get back to physical activity. I challenged myself to work out an average of … …but wait, there’s more! »

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Fit Report – May 23rd/24th, 2011 – Substitution

Okay, so this isn’t a true Fit Report, per se. I didn’t hit the gym yesterday, nor will I be hitting the gym today. That isn’t to say that I haven’t been physically active, though. Far from it. Yesterday I … …but wait, there’s more! »

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Daily Dish – May 22nd, 2011 – Missing In Action

Hey all, sorry I haven’t written one of these in a week, but it’s been a pretty hectic week. The last time I did one of these, I mentioned that my wife’s parents’ town had been partially destroyed by wildfires. … …but wait, there’s more! »

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Fit Report – May 21st, 2011 – Arms/Back

Ah, we’ve spotted it in the wild! The rare and elusive weekend gym workout! Kind of forced into it this week, as I had an appointment that kept me from working out yesterday, and since I’ve set myself a quota … …but wait, there’s more! »

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Fit Report – May 17th, 2011 – Arms/Back

I noticed today on the gym calendar that today was “Do an extra minute of cardio” day. I’m a sucker for things written on signs, so I went ahead and did what Big Brother told me to do. Not that … …but wait, there’s more! »

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Fit Report – May 12th, 2011 – Abs/Core

Bley. Discovered just before my workout that my water bottle’s cap is growing furry mold in it. Disgusting. Needless to say I didn’t use it today, and had to rely on trips to the fountain between sets to get hydrated. … …but wait, there’s more! »

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Fit Report/Daily Dish – May 10th, 2011 – Arms/Back/Bad Eating/Floor Hockey [UPDATE]

This will be a first. A combined Fit Report and Daily Dish. The reason is that I didn’t go to the gym until after work, and from there I pretty much went straight to floor hockey. I was pretty busy … …but wait, there’s more! »

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