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Challenge Your Mind

Lisa Eirene

About Lisa Eirene Lisa lost 110 pounds through calorie counting and exercise. She swims, bikes, runs, hikes and is enjoying life in Portland, Oregon. Her weight loss story has been featured in First Magazine, Yahoo Health, Woman's Day and Glamour.com.

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  1. Lisa (bakebikeblog)

    What a great post! I really find that my stubborness (and pride) are big factors in endurance races πŸ™‚

    1. Lisa Eirene

      GOOD ONE! I forgot about Pride. πŸ˜‰

  2. Carbzilla

    Like a dummy, I HAD to click that second determination poster. Second bad move of the day after watching CSI while eating lunch.

    I’m really in a “I hate exercise” mood but I still really want to lose the weight so I’m doing 30 mins on the Precor. No. Matter. What.

    30 mins goes by all the time but the only way it’s going to affect my weight is if I’m moving for 30 mins, so I try to distract my mind while I move and just keep on keeping on. I know it’ll get easier and better.

    1. Lisa Eirene

      Ahem…sorry about that one. πŸ˜‰

      1. marie

        I love that poster!! But I’m sick sick sick.

  3. Becky

    YAY! You answered my question! Such a great post…I love it. I’m stubborn too. When I ran my 10K race I was super tired at the end and wanted nothing more than to walk, but I kept jogging (at probably a 4.2 mph pace or something) just because I refused to walk. I hope that’s in my favor! πŸ™‚

    1. Lisa Eirene

      In my book jogging is better than walking or stopping!

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