1.12.2011

Puttin' on my big girl panties

Snow, snow, snow, it all everyone is talking about!  We even got some here in the Big D, but apparently I'm a true Texas girl now because I'm hating every second of it.  It's too cold to paint, play outside and RUN.  After 2 days of being in a funk I decided ENOUGH WAS ENOUGH! 


I found the warmest clothes I had, layered those suckers on and headed out the door.  It was 19 degrees out.  {umm how uncute is my hat??}



Did a little running.



Some lunges.


Some squats.  {haha I totally look like I am bustin' a move or pooping!}



Some pushups.


And some jumping jacks when I got really cold!

I used to be self conscious about working out in my driveway, but seriously WHO CARES?  I told myself 'Megan stop worrying about it!  Who cares if you look like an idiot and your boobs are bouncing everywhere?'  At least LESS is jiggling now :)

There are lots of reasons to not workout.  I hate running first thing in the morning, but I have to do it before Daddy leaves for work.  I  hate finding a babysitter so I can go to the gym {Miss M HATES the nursery and screams the entire time!} I hate the heat and I hate the cold.  I WANT to be fit, so I put on my big girl panties and do it.

14 comments :

  1. Goooo you! I have hibernated in the house the whole time. And I love the new blog layout! I'm making Jake redo mine.

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  2. You're my idol! Plus I love what you did with the new look to your blog!!

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  3. Oh you got a new blog layout....very pretty! Love the fun colors!

    The pic of you lunging cracked me up!

    I thought I too may one day be dropping my kid off at the gym nursery. It never dawned on me that they might hate it thus ending my workouts! I went to a psychic for fun with some of my girl friends. The physic told me I'm going to be HUGE as in very, very, fat when I get pregnant. She even put her arms out in front of her to demonstrate. Apparently I'm going to need lots of workouts post baby! ;o) I already need lots of workout and baby isn’t even on the way.

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  4. Snow in the Big D....hmmmm that's amazing LOL I lived in Houston after High School for awhile and I remember when I came back to WV I was a big baby when the temps hit 60 degress LOL....

    I love you hat, I do I think you are totally rockin' it....not everyone could pull it off and I am a bit jealous I can't LOL

    OK so your workout routine totally looks like your cheering LOL....I did all those excercises when I cheered....you totally look like your busting a move LOL you said pooping you are so funny!

    I am glad you put on your big girl panties, now remind me to put mine on and be a big girl when we travel to JHU tommorrow.....I am kickin and screamin about it like a two year old, so much so my mommy took us to dinner LOL...

    xoxo
    Sums

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  5. Ok, so your inspiring me, because it has been so cold here, like in the negs, that I have not been able to even go outside!!! I do on the other hand live in a neighborhood where the roads arent plowed so running is a low option right now. I just busted out some jumping jacks inmy living room. This might be the first summer in YEARS where I may be able to get into a bikini. Pray for me, lol.
    xo
    KATY

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  6. what are you talking about you have to find a babysitter to work out? Um, I'm a babysitter?! No, I'm Grandma! And then you also have Edie at your beck and call. You're one lucky girl!

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  7. Sometimes you just have to suck it up and do it. But I totally don't wanna do it! That's good that you are, though.

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  8. Wow girl you are rocking. I have to admit I have been bad an avoiding my walking due to the weather. I think you gave me inspiration to just do it

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  9. Good for you girl!!! I can't even convince myself to run on the treadmill when it's cold outside. XOXO

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  10. good for you mama! and i'm in the same situation. my kids HATE the nursery at the gym so i have to go at the buttcrack of dawn before anyone is awake...it sucks...but at least i get to work out!

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