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Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   01-23-2015, 07:33 PM
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Posted By Catholic Mama
Yes, taking care of children often means less...

Yes, taking care of children often means less time to work out because they're more important. I've learned to be creative. I walk around my yard while my children ride their bikes around the yard. I...
Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   01-23-2015, 07:29 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 230
Posted By Catholic Mama
1/23 1 35 minute mile and took the trash out + 1...

1/23 1 35 minute mile and took the trash out + 1 25 minute mile walked + 1 25 minute mile walked with 3 pound weights + 15 minutes of walking + 1 hour riding my exercise bike, 60 + 5 minutes of...
Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   01-22-2015, 09:52 AM
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Views: 230
Posted By Catholic Mama
I count my walking because I don't run and most...

I count my walking because I don't run and most of the time, at least when I'm not holding my son or daughter's hand, I walk quickly. I don't do yoga, and much of the time, my bike squeaks and I...
Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   01-19-2015, 08:08 PM
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Views: 230
Posted By Catholic Mama
1/18 too cold 1/19 90 minutes of kicking a ball...

1/18 too cold
1/19 90 minutes of kicking a ball with my sons (really just chasing them), picking up sticks mostly, checking the mail, and watering the plants + 5 minutes of stretching and 5 minutes...
Forum: Homeschooling   01-19-2015, 09:11 AM
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Views: 6
Posted By Catholic Mama
Seeking Our Lady of Victory English textbooks grades 1-5

Please let me know if you are selling or giving away used Our Lady of Victory English (grammar, cursive handwriting) and/or Science textbooks for grades 1, 2, 3, 4, or 5 (especially 2 or 4). We're...
Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   01-17-2015, 07:04 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 230
Posted By Catholic Mama
1/17 30 minute walk + 40 minute walk including 1...

1/17 30 minute walk + 40 minute walk including 1 mile + 30 minute walk + 1 30 minute mile walked + 10 minute walk with my daughter at sunset + 5 minutes of stretching = 145
1,320 + 145 = 1,465/2,000...
Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   01-16-2015, 07:59 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 230
Posted By Catholic Mama
1/12 20 minutes riding my exercise bike + 5...

1/12 20 minutes riding my exercise bike + 5 minutes of stretching = 25
1/13 1 40 minute mile walked + 5 minutes of stretching = 45
1/14 raked for 35 minutes + walked 1 mile for 40 minutes +...
Forum: Organize & Declutter   01-16-2015, 04:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 159
Posted By Catholic Mama
I'm not surprised that it went well when you...

I'm not surprised that it went well when you asked your children to clean toilets with you. My 4-and 5-year-old son and daughter enjoy it; they are at the age when they are happy to help and...
Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   01-11-2015, 07:04 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 230
Posted By Catholic Mama
1/10 walked 1 mile, 35 minutes + 5 minutes of...

1/10 walked 1 mile, 35 minutes + 5 minutes of stretching = 40
1/11 walked 2 25 minute miles + walked 1 mile and back, 2 miles in 50 minutes = 4 miles in 100 minutes + 10 minutes riding my exercise...
Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   01-09-2015, 07:50 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 230
Posted By Catholic Mama
1/9 45 minutes riding my exercise bike + 5...

1/9 45 minutes riding my exercise bike + 5 minutes of stretches = 50
755 + 50 = 805/2,000
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   01-09-2015, 09:40 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 11
Posted By Catholic Mama
Year-old frozen Better than Ice Cream: How old is too old?

In January 2014 I made some Better Than Ice Cream with bananas, strawberries, kiwi, and Lactaid milk. It's been frozen for a year; is it so old that we shouldn't eat it, or do you think we can safely...
Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   01-08-2015, 07:46 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 230
Posted By Catholic Mama
1/8 2 hours of walking while shopping and...

1/8 2 hours of walking while shopping and unloading + 5 minutes of stretching = 125
630 + 125 = 755/2,000
Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   01-07-2015, 07:22 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 230
Posted By Catholic Mama
1/7 100 minutes riding my exercise bike! + 5...

1/7 100 minutes riding my exercise bike! + 5 minutes of stretching = 105
525 + 105 = 630/2,000
Forum: Organize & Declutter   01-05-2015, 07:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 159
Posted By Catholic Mama
What usually happens (ideally anyway) is I go in...

What usually happens (ideally anyway) is I go in there when I'm done showering and praying first thing in the morning and direct them. They pick up their dirty clothes and take them to the hamper,...
Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   01-05-2015, 06:52 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 230
Posted By Catholic Mama
1/5 1 25 minute mile walked + 1 30 minute mile...

1/5 1 25 minute mile walked + 1 30 minute mile walked + 1 mile plus yard work before dark, 50 minutes + 5 minutes of stretching = 110
415 + 110 = 525/2,000
Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   01-04-2015, 07:23 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 230
Posted By Catholic Mama
1/4 1 40 minute mile (also watered plants; I...

1/4 1 40 minute mile (also watered plants; I walked slowly because my stomach was upset) + 1 25 minute mile + 1/2 mile in 15 minutes right after the sun went down + 5 minutes of stretching = 85
330...
Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   01-03-2015, 08:47 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 230
Posted By Catholic Mama
1/2 1 35 minute mile (also watered the plants and...

1/2 1 35 minute mile (also watered the plants and checked the mail) + picked up sticks for an hour + stretched = 100
1/3 1 35 minute mile (also checked the mail, and I was slow, tired and a little...
Forum: Organize & Declutter   01-02-2015, 07:02 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 159
Posted By Catholic Mama
How to get my children to keep their bedroom clean?

I have four children. The boys are in a room sharing a wide closet and the girls are in a room sharing a wide closet with enough room for everyone. One of the two bunk beds sits on the floor but the...
Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   01-01-2015, 08:15 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 230
Posted By Catholic Mama
Welcome Nazsmum, Jaxy, and lab! Here we go...

Welcome Nazsmum, Jaxy, and lab! Here we go ladies! :)
Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   01-01-2015, 08:13 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 230
Posted By Catholic Mama
1/1/15 watered the plants, 5 minutes of walking +...

1/1/15 watered the plants, 5 minutes of walking + 1 30 minute mile walked + 1 35 minute mile walked including short walk to neighbor's and back + kicked soccer ball around my house 5 times, at least...
Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   01-01-2015, 10:06 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 230
Posted By Catholic Mama
Thumbs up January 2015 1,000 Minutes of Exercise Challenge!

Happy new year, and welcome to December! Whether you're exercising to maintain or lose weight, to avoid watching too much TV, to spend more time with your children/family and friends, to get out and...
Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   12-31-2014, 08:07 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 194
Posted By Catholic Mama
12/30 30 minutes riding my exercise bike + 30...

12/30 30 minutes riding my exercise bike + 30 minutes walking + 5 minutes of stretches = 65
12/31 5 minutes of stretches
65 + 5 = 70
2,010 + 70 = 2,080

Happy new year everyone, and blessed...
Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   12-29-2014, 06:57 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 194
Posted By Catholic Mama
12/29 1 hour sweeping, raking, and walking + 30...

12/29 1 hour sweeping, raking, and walking + 30 minute walk at county park + 10 minute 1/4 mile walk at sunset + 20 minutes riding my exercise bike + 5 minutes of stretching = 125
1,885 + 125 =...
Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   12-28-2014, 07:48 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 194
Posted By Catholic Mama
12/24 20 minutes walked during a phone call and...

12/24 20 minutes walked during a phone call and swept + 1 30 minute mile = 50
12/25 30 minute walk + 25 minutes riding my exercise bike + 5 minutes of stretching = 60
12/26 cleaned for 3 hours:...
Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   12-23-2014, 08:19 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 194
Posted By Catholic Mama
12/19 1 mile in 35 minutes including checking the...

12/19 1 mile in 35 minutes including checking the mail and watering the plants + 5 minutes of stretching = 40
12/20 1 mile in 35 minutes including checking the mail and watering the plants + 30...
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