Tag «Weight loss journey»

Hello 2015 and the Dick’s Pittsburgh Marathon Training Run!

New Year 2015 Cherie Runs This

Hello 2015 and Happy New Year, everyone! OH MY GOODNESS am I happy 2014 is outta here! Let’s never speak of it again, shall we? I’m also happy it’s a new year as I was super pumped to get back to running and attend the first Dick’s Pittsburgh Marathon Training Run yesterday! But first let …

10 Things I’m Not FALLing For

10 Things I'm Not Falling For - cherierunsthis.com

You know I mean business if I’m willing to end the title of a post with a preposition and just leave it like that. 😉 Anyhooo, Happy First Day of Autumn! I’m so not a summer person and quite thankful that it’s gone for three whole seasons now. I also don’t care for the term “fall.” I …

Bikini Progress Pics & a New Tattoo!

Hello Friends. I do believe I owe you a post! This is the one I should have written on the first day of Summer, but thanks to a cray cray couple of weeks in my personal/work life, I was in no shape for a big debut. After the three weeks settled down and I buckled …

Race Recap: Running of the Bulls 8K, crying at a race AGAIN, and coming full circle.

“And when all this is through, I’m planning on coming back better, stronger and faster than ever and taking the test in a few months.” Quick–who said that? That’s right–me! I’m testing you CRT readers that have been with me since way back. WAY back. It came from this post. And that picture came from …

CNN {seriously?!}, You Rock, and a Weekend Run Down.

Heyyyyy, guys! I had a whole other post ready for today but then this showed up on the world wide web this past Friday: So that happened. Wow. Just wow. That’s my friggin’ mug on the home page of CNN!!! I knew there was an article coming out on there, but only days before did …

Face to Face: The teacher who called me Precious.

I wasn’t ready to write this post. Not yet. I wasn’t ready for yesterday to happen. But it did. When the time came, I wanted it to play out just as it had in my head a million times over. But this chance meeting came and went, out of my hands and out of my …

I’m a Turn-Off? Thank you.

There used to be a time when I’d receive a weight-related insult from someone and I’d let that person win. I would turn their harsh words into the reaffirming personal belief that I was indeed fat, I would always be fat and the only direction I would turn heads would be away. I’d feed off …