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    Cute Cards & Strange Presents

    February 14, 2012

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    Look what arrived in the mail for Murphy yesterday! A Valentine’s Day card from his pug girlfriend, Olive! Olive lives in Wisconsin, so she and Murphy have a long distance relationship and often send each other things. Murphy and Olive have never met, but I know they will someday. Until then, they’ll continue to send […]


    Divide and Conquer

    February 12, 2012

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    Open gym at CrossFit was a lot of fun this morning. I loved Helen. It was an awesome WOD. I already want to attempt it again to see if I can do it faster! I love WODs that include running—mostly because it’s a skill that I’m confident in my abilities. I’m still trying to feel out almost everything […]


    A Great Start

    February 5, 2012

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    Today is off to a great start! Workout After breakfast, I had an awesome workout at CrossFit. Sundays are “open gym” days, so there isn’t a formal class, but members can come in and work on skills or do workouts that they missed during the week. Mal and I wanted to do a timed mile […]


    Would You Wipeout?

    February 2, 2012

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    Another reason why I love CrossFit: You never know what to expect! Last night’s workout involved sandbags. That’s right, 35-pound bags filled with sand. And what did we do with them, you ask? Ran with them on our shoulders. Obviously. It’s never a dull day at CrossFit! WOD: “G.I. JOE” 400 meter Sandbag Run 35# […]



    January 31, 2012

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    The title of this morning’s post probably doesn’t mean much to you, but it means a lot to me. At CrossFit last night, I did my first all Level 2 (L2) workout!! Woohoo! Completing a Level 2 workout is huge deal for me because when I first started CrossFit, I could barely do a Level […]


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    In the past several weeks, I’ve received a ton of questions from you guys asking for cheaper and at-home ideas for CrossFit. It seems that quite a few of you want to try it, but don’t live near a CrossFit location and/or don’t have the funds to afford a membership. With that said, here are […]


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    Yowsahs. Last night’s WOD was another killer CrossFit workout! Two days in a row of tough workouts, and I’m spent. Today is most definitely a rest day. Check out last night’s WOD: Strength: Overhead Squat 5-5-5 WOD: “Helen’s Ugly Cousin” 15 Minutes As Many Rounds As Possible of: 400 meter run 21 Sumo Dead Lift High […]