Wisdom Wednesday: Walking

by Glenneth on October 22, 2014

Good morning and Happy Hump Day!

I am currently fighting some kind of infection, cold, something. I saw the nurse practitioner at the urgent care clinic on Monday. No fever and no infection, but lots of fluid build up and pressure. She has me taking Claratin D and some kind of steroid nasal spray. Not sure either are working. One thing getting sick reminded me of is that we don’t have a thermometer. So, this forehead thermometer is due today from Amazon (gotta love Amazon prime).

Forehead Thermometer

Saw this about walking yesterday on Facebook and knew I had to share with you. What if you walked a mile a day? That’s approx. 20 minutes or less (depending on your walking speed). That’s only about 1.4% of your day.

Walk A Mile

Where could you walk?

* Around your neighborhood
* Around your office building
* On a greenway
* On a treadmill
* To the store (depending on where you live)

When could you walk?

* Before you leave for work in the morning
* At lunch
* Take 2 – 10 minute walking breaks during the day at work
* After work
* After dinner as a family

What do you think about walking (or even running a mile a day)? Where would you walk? When would you walk?

Have a healthy day!



Girls Weekend Recap!

by Glenneth on October 20, 2014

Hello and Happy Monday! I am back from girls weekend and we had a FABULOUS time. For going away for just two nights, we certainly did take a ton of stuff (this was just for two of us).

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A couple of views from the porch. The cabin was fabulous but close enough to the main road to make it easy to get places.

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My friend A and I on our way to dinner Friday night.

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No girls weekend is complete without margaritas!

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One of my new friends . . .

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And another . . .


Breakfast Saturday morning was at the Applewood. We timed it just right and got there as they opened!

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What do you do after a big breakfast? Shop til you drop!

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My friend M and I:

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In the afternoon/evening we drove up to Cades Cove for a picnic:

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And to see the beautiful scenery:

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We had a blast this weekend and now it is back to reality.

How was your weekend? Share something good! Big plans for the week ahead?

Have a healthy day!



Friday’s Fabulous Five . . .

October 17, 2014

Good morning and TGIF! As soon as I publish this post, I am packing for my girls weekend and heading out. WOOHOO!!! Could not be more excited. I won’t be blogging, but I will be sharing pictures on Instagram. You can follow me HERE. Let’s get started with Friday’s Fabulous Five . . . Five […]

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Top 5 Calorie Burning Exercises

October 14, 2014

Happy Tuesday! Hope your week started out fantastic. Today on the blog, a guest post with the top 5 calorie burning exercises. Enjoy! So many people would love to lose body fat. Whether the goal is to burn fat to allow muscles to shine through or you are looking to lose pounds, the key to […]

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