The last few days, I’ve been feeling pretty proud of myself. I am on a 5-day step goal streak, I’ve been hitting the gym, and I’ve managed to get more mindfulness and water into my daily life. I’ve also been doing pretty ok with the whole avoiding gluten and dairy thing – it hasn’t felt […]Read More Day 52: I ate a mountain of french fries
One of the most frustrating things I’ve encountered since being diagnosed with hypothyroidism is how my doctors have chosen to treat it (or not treat it). My care has been limited to just enough medication to get my TSH, T4, and T3 in the “normal range,” without regard to whether or not my symptoms are […]Read More Day 49: Am I crazy?
I’ve already managed to blow off my gym plan, but I’ve got a 5-day step goal streak going, so I’ll take that as a win. Unfortunately, I don’t feel as excited and pumped about this as I should. I’ve been feeling out of sorts lately. I’m stuck in some sort of funk or rut, or […]Read More Day 21: Climbing back on the wagon
After five challenging, but successful days, I ruined my streak by less than four hundred steps. It was such a dumb way to fail. After walking hours of living room laps because I’d spent the day on the couch recovering from one too many cocktails the night before, I decided to take a short break. […]Read More Day 12: I should have known better
Day 87 I’m drawing a blank on yesterday. Luckily, I have my Garmin app to remind me that I failed to hit my step goal yesterday by a lot. Thanks Garmin Connect! Final step count: 8,355 Day 88 Today’s post was supposed to be one full of successes and yay mes, but it isn’t. Little […]Read More Day 88: FFS