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Dezolutions

Boston, Massachusetts
My blog is a guide to make'n resolutions and stick'n to em! All the success, and most certainly all my failures. Many...many failures. Humorous and motivational. Follow along as I try not to kill my plants, fitness and health, the journey from meat lover to vegetarian, learning how to run,... Full Bio
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#09 Found a new plant to kill…I mean, save. by Dezolutions Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living This little bugger I had about 4 years ago. He died, then came back to life. Then died again, then we kept him outside during the summer and he flourished…then br ... Read on »
#09 Survival 101 – Repotting your dead plants… by Dezolutions Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living So when we last checked in…my plants were just….OK. I did some research and discovered that plants actually need to be repotted?? SINCE when? Clearly, this is ... Read on »
#1 Sure I sound like a dying cat when I sing, but… by Dezolutions Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living I can’t believe I did my #1 goal so early… I thought it would take me months to build up the courage. It started in NYC. I was visiting my friends, going to t ... Read on »
#10 2 weeks before my 1st 5K!! by Dezolutions Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living Clearly, I’m nervous. I’m no where I wanted to be pace wise… or even stamina wise.  I can only run at a 14-15minute pace…and only about 8-10 minutes at a time bef ... Read on »
#10 Dang it!! I gained 7lbs….. by Dezolutions Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living I try not to step on the scale, but I gotta make sure I’m not slipping. And I slipped….a bunch. And I felt way too fluffy last night. So I told myself I’ll step on the sca ... Read on »
#10 Gym Fail. by Dezolutions Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living I packed my bags, pre-fight….zero hours, 6pm. Im gonna trryyyyyyy-yyyyy to get out of thiiiiiiiiiis. Burn outta fuel at the gym alone…. You know my constant h ... Read on »
#10 I ABS-solutely give up…sort of… by Dezolutions Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living Discouragement is the understatement of the century. This past week has been brutal for me to stay dedicated. Crappy weather, big projects at work, crazy lady hor ... Read on »
#10 I can bench press my dog… by Dezolutions Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living I decided to mix up my workout routine with some REAL weight training. It’s my least favorite thing to do, I don’t know why. But I also know it’s the best thing for me. ... Read on »
#10 I’ll try anything twice… by Dezolutions Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living Last night I tried hot yoga again. What I didn’t like about the first experience was this: - Didn’t like the instructor, too touchy, too loud, not calming, ran poses W ... Read on »
#10 Its not always about the scale (Before & After Pics) by Dezolutions Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living So, I was scouting through some old pictures from 2 summers ago…and hindsight is always 20/20.  and BEHIND sight is always “OMG!”….. I thought I was in shape ... Read on »
#10 One Month Before my first 5K by Dezolutions Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living May 8th. D-Day. Or, well.. 5K Day.  Feeling Inventory: Excited, apprehensive, nervous, inspired. I went to the gym yesterday (geeze I LOVE this place). And I ... Read on »
#10 What do you MEAN I have to take a day off??? by Dezolutions Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living Lets do a quick wrap up. I’ve been on portion control bootcamp, working out as often as humanly possible. Squeeze’n in some weight lifting every morning..Monday: ... Read on »
#10. 5K not look’n so good…(Roller Derby injury returns) by Dezolutions Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living I had a nice hard run on Monday. And my knee has been killing me since! To be honest…the last 3 runs it has really been bothering me.  I try to take it easy on ce ... Read on »
#10. Boot camp!!! by Dezolutions Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living Check this out! I was poke’n around on google maps for another gym, and this advertisement popped up! For a Boston based Ultimate Boot Camp. Its a 4 week program, in TONS ... Read on »
#10. Buyer Beware? by Dezolutions Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living (gym rat… get it!?? CUUUUTE) I’m not here to crap talk gyms…because they do serve a good purpose. Most of them are very nice and well rounded places, great classe ... Read on »
#10. Caw! CAW!! by Dezolutions Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living A crow. A crow goes CAW! CAW! I was telling my boyfriend about this story… and tried to make a crow sound… So I said “caw-caw! caw-caw!” Boyfriend: “Hmmm… I don’t ... Read on »
#10. Frustrated by Dezolutions Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living Celery for dinner, changed my commute to work by walking  4 miles a day 7 days a week. Yoga. No pasta, no breads. Only fruits, veggies, protein (YES, even organic chicken ... Read on »
#10. Hatha Restorative Yoga by Dezolutions Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living (Holy YOGA batman!)   I took advantage of buywithme coupons (seriously people… if you’re not up on this website, you are missing out on some crazy good deals! ... Read on »
#10. I fell off the treadmill… by Dezolutions Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living So to speak.  After my failed 5K I knew I needed a break. And I took it. I had some other medical crap to deal with that made me take a break from working out, per doc ... Read on »
#10. I want to ride my bicycle, I want to ride my bike. by Dezolutions Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living I’ve replaced running with bicyle-ing… bicycling? Biking…. I’ve replaced it with biking. Much easier on the knees, tough on the tooshie. I used to commute ... Read on »