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I'm keeping it simple this time.

 

Strength: Lift twice a week using the Juggernaut program.

 

Flexibility: Do Yoga 1-3 times a week

 

Distance: Go walking 1-3 times a week

 

Nutrution: Eat when I'm hungry, stop when I'm full. (It's that second half that gets tricky)

 

Domestic: Do Laundry.

 

And that's it!

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"By the Most-Righteous-and-Blessed Beard of Sir Tanktimus the Encourager!" - Jarl Rurik Harrgath

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Following! I win!

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You don't get better at anything unless you start doing it.

Being alive is heckn swell. 

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(By which I mean, I get the rare opportunity to post first in one of your threads. :P)

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Gargoyle Ranger | Level 47

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My epic quest | MEATBALL WARS

You don't get better at anything unless you start doing it.

Being alive is heckn swell. 

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1 minute ago, NeverThatBored said:

Following! I win!

 

1 minute ago, NeverThatBored said:

(By which I mean, I get the rare opportunity to post first in one of your threads. :P)

Congrats! As the ancients said, Timing has a lot to do with the outcome of a raindance.

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"By the Most-Righteous-and-Blessed Beard of Sir Tanktimus the Encourager!" - Jarl Rurik Harrgath

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Sounds like a great challenge!  Following!

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  Level 45 Quasi-Human Ranger     

"Forget failure.  Forget mistakes.  Forget everything except what you're going to do NOW, and DO IT." - Lou Ferrigno

"Foxes Never Quit!"  -  Leicester City FC

KBO. - Churchill

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Following!!!

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“And now that you don’t have to be perfect, you can be good.” John Steinbeck

“Do I dare disturb the universe?” – T.S. Eliot

“You wanna fly, you got to give up the shit that weighs you down.” – Toni Morrison

"All we have to do is decide what to do with the time given to us" JRR Tolkien

 

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I am so loving this no frills look of yours challenge :D 

Can't promise I can keep up, but I'm here! And you know I will be as often as I'm able

 

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RES...and I want to live days worth dying for...

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In for simplicity and also tacos.  I mean if someone were to eventually talk about tacos here.  Or food.  There's never any mention of delicious food in a Tank thread...........

 

*daydreams*

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i am not waiting for a hero.  i saved myself long ago.

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You'd think with all the problems in this world, there'd be more answers. It's not fair...
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Beautiful simplicity!! Following of course!

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The Silver Archer, Ranger Level 47

Jesus-follower | Writer | Encourager | Resident Myers-Briggs and Enneagram Geek 

"Knowing that we can be loved exactly as we are gives us all the best opportunity for growing into the healthiest of people." - Fred Rogers

 

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4 hours ago, Cheetah said:

Sounds like a great challenge!  Following!

Glad to have you, thanks!

3 hours ago, Stribs said:

Following!!!

Leading!!!

3 hours ago, RES said:

I am so loving this no frills look of yours challenge :D 

Can't promise I can keep up, but I'm here! And you know I will be as often as I'm able

 

It's always awesome to have RES here.

2 hours ago, shaar said:

In for simplicity and also tacos.  I mean if someone were to eventually talk about tacos here.  Or food.  There's never any mention of delicious food in a Tank thread...........

 

*daydreams*

So today for lunch I had both sets of parents over (mine and Sra. Tanque's) and I made pulled pork sandwhiches. Use Michelle Tam's Instapot Kalua Pig recipe, and after shredding return to the instapot and add sauce to your preference and stir, using the warm function to keep it servable till family arrives. I didn't get fancy with anything else, store bought cole slaw and store bought potato salad, hamburger buns and pickles went nicely with a sweet onion I sliced on the mandolin. You easterners will be either proud or appalled depending on your preference that I put coleslaw on my sandwhich.

2 hours ago, Sloth the Enduring said:

I think with a little editing you could easily pare your challenge down to the most important 10 words.


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Laconic: Eat, lift, stretch, walk, and clean.

What do I do with the extra three words?

2 hours ago, SkyGirl said:

Beautiful simplicity!! Following of course!

Glad to have you again.

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"By the Most-Righteous-and-Blessed Beard of Sir Tanktimus the Encourager!" - Jarl Rurik Harrgath

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3 hours ago, shaar said:

There's never any mention of delicious food in a Tank thread...........

That's why I'm here :D Let's see how it takes before a food posts comes up...

 

45 minutes ago, Tanktimus the Encourager said:

So today for lunch I had both sets of parents over (mine and Sra. Tanque's) and I made pulled pork sandwhiches. Use Michelle Tam's Instapot Kalua Pig recipe, and after shredding return to the instapot and add sauce to your preference and stir, using the warm function to keep it servable till family arrives. I didn't get fancy with anything else, store bought cole slaw and store bought potato salad, hamburger buns and pickles went nicely with a sweet onion I sliced on the mandolin. You easterners will be either proud or appalled depending on your preference that I put coleslaw on my sandwhich.

Worth the wait! :D 

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If I get an Instapot...it will only be so I can try some of these recipes...

7 hours ago, Tanktimus the Encourager said:

It's always awesome to have RES here.

It's always awesome to be here :D 

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On 3/7/2018 at 4:33 PM, Tanktimus the Encourager said:

I'm keeping it simple this time.

 

Solid strategy. Following!

 

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“I wanted movement and not a calm course of existence. I wanted excitement and danger and the chance to sacrifice myself for my love.” -- Leo Tolstoy

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"...wherever the Spirit of the Lord is, there is freedom." 2 Corinthians 3:17b

 

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12 hours ago, shaar said:

There's never any mention of delicious food in a Tank thread...........

 

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Who am I? -- My NF Character

Current Challenge: WolfDreamer Embraces His Wild Poet

Past Challenges: 

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Winter is ComingWolfen Strengthens His Heart, Body, Mind, and Spirit, Wolfen Becomes One of the PeopleWolfen Strengthens His ChakrasWolfen Welcomes Summer and Gets Primal, Soulcon and Spartan, Wolfen Develops Mental ToughnessWolfen Joins the Wander SocietySoulcon, Spartan, School, and Stranger ThingsWolfen Becomes a Warrior EliteWolfen Goes Here and There and Back AgainWolfen Becomes a Soulcon Warrior EliteWolfen Returns to His RootsWolfen Wanders in Soul, Spirit, and BodyWolfen Owns the DayWolfen Searches for His Wild Heart, Wolfen Runs for His LifeWolfen Hits the TrailsWolfen Becomes an Explorer and Joins the ResistanceWolfen Goes Back to the SourceWolfen Begins the Hero's JourneyWolfDreamer Returns to the People,  WolfDreamer Pushes BackWolfDreamer PrioritizesBurpees, Books, and BrainworkBurpees, Books, Brainwork, and BodyworkWolfDreamer Masters the Four ElementsWolfDreamer Continues to Master the Four ElementsWolfDreamer Returns to SpartaWolfDreamer Returns to Middle EarthWolfDreamer Continues His Middle Earth AdventureWolfDreamer and the FallWolfDreamer Forges His Own PathWolfDreamer Has HopeWolfDreamer Returns to Middle EarthWolfDreamer Reads Harder, Breathes Harder, and Journals More

I'd rather sing one wild song and burst my heart with it, than live a thousand years watching my digestion and being afraid of the wet.” -- Jack London

“I wanted movement and not a calm course of existence. I wanted excitement and danger and the chance to sacrifice myself for my love.” -- Leo Tolstoy

"I feel love rising in my chest again
Rising like a burning sun into the day..." -- Gungor, "Hurricane"

"...wherever the Spirit of the Lord is, there is freedom." 2 Corinthians 3:17b

 

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1 hour ago, RES said:

Instapot

 

My instantpot is instrumental in my daily food discipline.  I could live without it, but it wouldn't be nearly as easy.

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  Level 45 Quasi-Human Ranger     

"Forget failure.  Forget mistakes.  Forget everything except what you're going to do NOW, and DO IT." - Lou Ferrigno

"Foxes Never Quit!"  -  Leicester City FC

KBO. - Churchill

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5 minutes ago, Sylvaa said:

We made rice in our Instapot last night and it is a game changer. Seriously. 

 

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I haven't done rice yet, but I cook dry beans and frozen chicken in it every day.  I basically live on chicken chili all week.

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  Level 45 Quasi-Human Ranger     

"Forget failure.  Forget mistakes.  Forget everything except what you're going to do NOW, and DO IT." - Lou Ferrigno

"Foxes Never Quit!"  -  Leicester City FC

KBO. - Churchill

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