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Hello, all! Since last Salon, I haven't had time to think about the blog very much. In fact, I didn't even know the comments were broken and a visitor kindly contacted me about it. Thanks, Susan! Yesterday, I finally did write a couple of posts on some books I read in May. I have a couple more posts to write then I'll have caught up for those posts. I am still not reading though. I've…

Hello everyone! It has been awhile since I did a Salon post or even blog. I have been very busy this month: ran my 10km, celebrated a birthday, worked a lot, socialized, and worked out. The last week was rough as I injured myself so am resting my leg and a bunch of other silly annoying things happened. I'm glad it was done with. Yesterday, I ended it by watching the new Veronica Mars movie.…

Hello, everyone! It's been a busy time for me, both with work and personally. I have been recovering from this cough that I've had for a month. It was very cold earlier in the month, but we had a milder week. Still, I've felt a touch of the January blues with my work load and personal responsibilities. Today, I am going to read John Green's The Fault in Our Stars. Yesterday, I went on my…

A fairly productive day for me as I went to the hygienist for a cleaning (must return next week for dental checkup though). I spent a lot of time reading The Omnivore's Dilemma; it's good, and I'm almost done. What really made my day was that I actually ran today in the late afternoon. I like running in the early mornings, but I have yet to get up early enough for it. It was a…

Just finished an hour of pilates and yoga. Legs feel like jelly since it's been a few weeks. Time for the fitness post though. Goals: Overall fitness/in shapeness, weight loss, body toning, de-stressing, and through cardio, lower heart rate. I have a pretty fast heart rate due to genetics; I can lower, it'll probably require a lot of it and a long time. Stretching (daily): Yoga, Pilates Strength (daily): Pilates Cardio (every other day): Running,…