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What I Did in 2013 Instead of Obsessing Over My Weight

There was a distinct moment in 2012 when everything changed for me.  It happened the day after I fell and hit my head and got a concussion.  I was sitting around feeling weird (concussions will do that to you) and it suddenly occurred to me that I spent an inordinate amount of time thinking about… Continue reading What I Did in 2013 Instead of Obsessing Over My Weight

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Black Friday Hiking (photos)

I do not understand Black Friday shopping.  Nothing sounds more unappealing to me than being crushed by strangers seeking the best deal on… whatever it is people are trying to buy on Black Friday.  In fact, I usually avoid shopping altogether between Thanksgiving and New Years.  Just not my scene. Actually, at this point I’m… Continue reading Black Friday Hiking (photos)

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Going All the Places, Seeing All the Beauty

If not to look a certain way or weigh a certain amount, what is the point of fitness?  Why be in shape?  Why exercise?  I’m sorry these questions need to be asked, but when you tell people you’re not trying to change the way you look, many times they think this means you aren’t going… Continue reading Going All the Places, Seeing All the Beauty