children of bodom – life+running
  • Sweet Tunes Thursday: 10 Favorite Albums #6 — Children of Bodom “Are You Dead Yet?”

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    Thank you for the overwhelming support and response to yesterday’s announcement of the #operationpantsfit campaign. I’m hoping that not only will MY pants fit again very soon, but that I can help others to make a healthy goal a reality in the process. Since #operationpantsfit is a group effort, I’m going to create a Motivation […]

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  • Sweet Tunes Thursday: Power. Songs.

    I’m taking a break from Blend Recapping (don’t worry. there’s more. if you’re sick of it, come back next week when I leave for Austin). EDIT: I wasn’t going to recap today (I have tomorrow, Saturday and Sunday for that!), but Janetha posted her Friday night recap last night and I was so excited to see […]

  • metal swap stuff arrived!

    Sooooo I finally got an awesome package from my metal swap partner. I sent my package in the beginning of July so I could participate in the MJ swap.  My metal swap package from my partner was almost a month late (minus one day!), but it was pretty rockin’ so, whatever! I took some […]

  • \m/ METAL SWAP \m/

    I recently participated in a heavy metal swap on This was the first organized craft swap I’ve done through the site, and I think it turned out pretty well. For those of you who don’t know, basically in a craft swap you decide that you’re going to make a certain number of items and […]

  • \m/ metal swap \m/

    I’m SO excited!  I’m taking part in my first organized craft swap on AND, it’s a metal swap!  Yay!  There are so many craftsters who are into metal — who knew?  AND good metal, not hair metal or nümetal!  I just got my partner yesterday and we are SO perfectly matched!  She’s into Iron […]

  • 5K in under 25!

    I rock. Although I don’t know if I could ever re-run this time or recreate it in any way shape or form, but I did it. Hit the treadmill hard today with intentions of at least shaving some time off the 25:50whatever I previously held as a 5K PR. Cranked it up cuz another somewhat-elite […]