This month is coming to an end, and it’s time for a bit of personal reflection. And some link love, of course.
Let’s see, what’s new in my life…
A month ago, me and my fiancé got ourselves membership on the gym across the street from where we live. We were tired of feeling weak and sluggish, and it felt like a waste not to take advantage of the convenience of having a gym that close by.
I have this love-hate relationship with strength training. I’ve always figured I’m more of a running + yoga kind of person. But every once in a while I get cravings for lifting heavy stuff. Strength training really does wonders for your mood and confidence. It can be very therapeutic.
But strength training often involves going to a gym, and in most gyms, there are people. And loud, obnoxious music. Both of which I have issues with as a highly sensitive introvert. =)
But, since we live in a small town now, and this gym is relatively small and secluded, none of those things are a problem. We have gone almost every day for several weeks and my afternoon gym workout is the highlight of my day. I love feeling myself getting stronger.Read More