While I was paddling back and forth in the pool (why I can't swim is for another blog) I was looking at the mural on the wall -
Before you can Achieve Anything you have to Expect it of YourselfIt got me to thinking about what I expect of myself and I came up with a few things:
- I expect to continue my journey and achieve optimal health
- I expect to share my journey with as many people as I can
- I expect to be an example of what you can achieve
This week started my first week with the trainer - and she kicked my f.......!
But the funny part is tonight I was in the "weight room" - you know where all the guys hang out - now I'm a grandma - I'm not now or never will be one of the beautiful people or "Barbies" at the gym - so I'm hanging out doing my bicep curls and I happen to see this big muscly guy laughing at me. Yes, I was quite a sight - there I was standing with my itty bitty 5# weights lifting with all my might!
My first thought was a timid - OK, we all have to start somewhere! But then the thought came to me
I HAVE BIRTHED 5 CHILDREN - NATURALLY!I smiled all the way home!
YOU HAVEN'T SEEN NOTHIN' YET!!
BRING IT ON BIG BOY!
MOMMA IS THE HOUSE!!!!
Original Post Date: Mar 10, 2010