10a - 3p
Email Jessi at: Jessi.S at TylerMedia.com
Born and raised here in the Sooner State, Jessi spent the first few years of her life toddling around in Mustang. She then moved to Edmond where she has been ever since, give or take a couple of years in a place where she wore her crimson n cream proudly-TEXAS! She spends most of her time with her beautiful little girl, Alex. They share their house with 2 roommates that don't ever pay their rent... Porky and Mo the guinea pigs.
Food: Sushi and sandwiches
Drink: Cream Soda
Movie: "That Thing You Do" "Elf" and all of the Disney-Pixar movies
TV show: Friends
Male Artist: Jamie Cullum, John Mayer, Jason Mraz
Female Artist: Kelly Clarkson, Joss Stone, Nikka Costa
Band: Coldplay. Then coming in at a close 2nd, a toss-up between Led Zeppelin and The Wiggles.
Song: Toto-"Africa", Moody Blues: "Nights in White Satin", Led Zeppelin-"Since I've Been Loving You"... this could go on all day.
Album: Coldplay's "Rush of Blood to the Head" or "X&Y"
Sports team: Oklahoma City Ballet. Okay, the Sooners!
Hobbies: Goofing off with my family and friends, goofing off at work, driving around aimlessly listening to music, watching Friends episodes on DVD- over and over, songing and dancing- I have a MEAN pair of jazz hands!
4/9/2009 12:00:00 AM
Call me crazy, but I've always enjoyed exercising. But even at the time that I was in the best shape of my life, I couldn't run long distances to save my life! (As my friend says, “I only run if I'm being chased!”) Well, this year I'm biting the bullet! I've signed up for the Oklahoma City Memorial Half-Marathon! (Not crazy enough yet to do the full-marathon. 13.1 miles is enough for now.)
So I've been training by myself for the last few months using a college track, an old pair of tennis shoes, and a few strength training exercises that I was taught back when I could afford a gym membership. The funny thing is that I feel better now than I ever did after any session at the gym! And the work-out is free!
Most importantly, this run is more than just a new challenge for myself, it ...