SSS Week #5 Mini Challenge- Workout With Someone!!
Well this is week #5 already in the SSS contest~ AND so many of you are really kicking tail… This week we have a bottle of REGEN PM (sleep recovery supplement) to give away to whoever posts the most about “workout buddies”– use tag #buffmother and #workoutbuddy
Our mini challenge for the week to “workout with someone” this week. Fitness is a fun, healthy activity for you to enjoy with friends, family, husbands, kids, new acquaintances, etc….
I know many of you regularly workout with partners, but many of us often go it alone. WELL this week I challenge all of you in the SSS to workout with someone at least once this week!!!
GET it Booked NOW and have FUN!!!
p.s. Here’s a summary of the info coming your way this week– be sure to stay connected via my blog on www.buffmother.com!!
HI!! You are the WINNER!!
Congrats and thanks so much for your SUPER participation via my BuffMotherPage on facebook!! You were a stand out during the entire contest and I love your willingness to share your passion for fitness with the world!!
Thanks and Congrats~
Kimberly Of NY
I am 41 years old
I have 2 children (13 and 11)
How do I feel the 28 days of Christmas Challenge helped me during the crazy holiday season?
The contest helped through a lot of stress this time of year. Gave me something to focus on instead of worrying about things I wasn’t in control of right now. I am someone who loves to give gifts. Deciding, finding, and giving a gift is one of my favorite things to do. We had to cut back a lot this year, so I was unable to ‘give’ as much as I would have liked. The contest helped me deal with the situation and focus on things that matter more than monetary things. The kids stepped up and helped as well. A great holiday!
Summarize my performance in this contest…
I realized early on during this contest that even though I was working out most days I wasn’t pushing myself as hard as I could. Reading other Buffmother posts helped me see that. So I began looking for and planning tougher workouts. Now I am trying new gadgets and heavier weights. Trying hard to think outside the box and give it all I got. Thanks, Buffmothers!
Are you happy with your results?
I was very consistent and on track with my workouts throughout the challenge. Had a strong start with my eats, but had trouble Christmas week. Getting back on track as type this. This is my 2nd contest and I always feel that my results could have been better. I put a ton of effort into the contest, but there is always something I could have done differently or better. Always a work in progress. So overall I am happy with the things I have learned along the way, but I can do better each day.
Encouraged by? Denyse W. and Suzi V.. I love our dynamics as a group. We work well together for accountability and encouragement. Inspired by? Robin W.. I love her enthusiasm, dedication and sense of humor. She has been a great addition to the group. I look forward to seeing how far she can go.
I shared my pics most days on the Team Buffmother and the Buffmother sites. Lots of fun!
In closing: As usual, I thoroughly enjoyed the contest. It is an amazing thing to have so many wonderful women to discuss common interests with and help those women when they need a word of encouragement. I enjoyed the workout proof pics. A great add on to this contest. Gave us a chance to show a different side to ourselves, open up and be creative. The occasional questions you passed along to us was helpful to me as well. They made me pause and think. I started a separate journal to keep those answers to look over when I need to regroup or refocus. I’ve made so many great friends these past 6 months. Can’t thank you enough, Michelle Berger, for changing my life. I have my goals set for the new year and a renewed focus on what I want from my life. Thank you!
Here are several of Kim’s “workoutproof” pictures from the contest~
Forgot to post day 1 here, too. Stats done this morning. Eating lots of protein and veggies today. Looking forward to fruit as my treat later. Waiting for DH to come home for some P90X plyo. Wonder if he will come home. Lol! See ya’ll later:)
#workout proof 2…p90x plyo style
#workout proof 3. Love my photo helpers 🙂
#workout proof 5. Almost didn’t happen, but abs are done!!
Hot weights instead of yoga today. Very warm workout with the wood stove going. #workout proof 6 legs and abs day.
Added more reps to my burpee workout challenge. My shoulders were on fire!! Also completed 30 squats for the squat challenge. #workout proof 8, part 1. Everyone keep up the great work!!
Tried something new for abs. DH took video. #workout proof 10. Total of 5 exercises. Love them!
Workout felt great today (except for IT Band)…I am stretching daily. Squats with bicep curls in between sets and ab intervals. Gonna feel it tomorrow. #workout proof 12
Love, love, love Zumba Sentao! Especially with my favorite instructor. #workout proof 13 — with Anna Rivelo.
Ladder drills with DD for some outdoor fun. #workout proof 14
Got ’em! Love my Sassy Socks from Heather Dobbs O’Callaghan. So warm and snuggly. Have to keep an eye on my DD…she wants them:) Thank you so much! #workout proof 16 bis/tris maxed out #buffing phase #Buffmother
#workout proof 17…leg day. #Buffmother and my new favorite shirt. Keep up the great work girls!
Yoga and squat day here with my snowman guy 🙂 #workout proof 18
Abs and squats day! #workout proof 20. Eeked out my workout…feel a little better now. Have a great day!
Elliptical, abs, and 100 squats for #workout proof 23. Sassy socks make working out lots more fun :))
P90x cardio workout. Was finally able to push myself harder. Feel great! #workout proof 22
Was feeling stressed this morning, so I kicked booty with a shoulders, back, bis, abs, and squats workout. Nothing will stop me now. #workout proof #buffmother
#workout proof 27 of shoulders and tris, squats, abs, and a little cardio. Finishing strong!
Hey All!! Hope you are doing great…It seems like everyone if fired up for week #5!! I know I am~ ! After this week we’ll be HALF done! Can you believe that?? My goodness time flies. It really seems like it was just summer here and now it’s instantly fall…all the leaves are changing colors, etc… VERY PRETTY , but Chilly!
My week#5 POA:
BOOSTING (week 2 of it…I can’t wait for it to be over!! LOL!)
mini challenge~Workout with someone
personal challenge~ limit wheat…I’m finding more an more WHEAT causes me more issues than dairy even. I will continue to monitor and limit both
M- MISH MOSH workout for upper body~ Just getting back to it…maybe a little run on tready with my new shoes!
Th- off from gym…but I am working out at home with a friend/trainer…she’s gonna help me with boxing 🙂