Gymless Gym Rat: Workout 8 the Fitness Test

Happy Boxing Day everybody! In honor of Boxing Day Roger and I put on the gloves and kickboxed (which we haven’t done in a long time). It was super fun and my arms are now jelly. But since I can’t really give you guys a this type of kickboxing workout, I’m sharing you the fitness…

Thanksgiving Piecaken

Apparently if you make a piecaken one time then you will be constantly asked to remake piecakens for any celebration. This is only my second piecaken, the first one being Roger’s 1,000,000,000 second Birthday in September, and I think it turned out pretty well. Many have asked how to make a piecaken and unfortunately my…

Gymless Gym Rat: Workout 7

It’s been a snuggly 60 degrees here lately, which is weird because its dry season in Northern Uganda which should be a dry hot 100 degrees most of the day. “Cold” weather makes me want to stay in bed all day reading and drinking tea, but somehow Roger and I managed to peer pressure each…

Expectation vs. Reality- Celebrating Year 1 in Uganda

So, November was the anniversary of our first year living in Uganda. In reflection, I would say that this past year was… interesting, unexpected in many ways, fun, challenging, tiring, surprising and good. I have felt called to the nations since I was 16 and after 10 years I finally moved here with my husband,…

Gymless Gym Rat: Workout 6

Happy post-Thanksgiving everybody! This workout I did a few days ago, it was a mashup of a video I liked off of Popsugar and my own additions (because I was working out unsupervised which usually makes me do crazy things). The Warm Up:  2 minutes of cardio (jumping jacks, high knees, butt kicks, etc.) 30…