So my morning is hectic, I’ll give you the morning routine… (Yes, it’s saved to my iPad notes OCD style…) 5am: alarm goes off across the room to avoid a comfy snooze 5:15-5:30am: 2 cups of coffee, Kimbo outside, set out food/water for Kimbo, change into workout clothes 5:30-6:00am: Kinect workout 6:00-6:30am: switch laundry, unload dishwasher, make girls’ lunches, prep Bill’s breakfast, 3 notes for … Continue reading Overnight Oats!!!!
This is my luck… Finally warm enough and the sun is out for my morning run and it’s pouring down rain… Damn. So, did my Nike+ Kinect training then ran on my treadmill and read other peoples blogs. Me + My Treadmill = Sweet Sweet Love I hit my Nike+ Fuel Band goal tonight for the first time too!!! The goal in 3500, and at … Continue reading Quinoa Stuffed Peppers & Meeting my Nike Fuel Goal
So this morning I woke up to Dr Who’s Tardis noise… Why you may ask? Two reasons… One, my phone was plugged into a charger that in turn was not plugged into an outlet therefor my phone was dead and my alarm did not go off at 5am. Two, my daughter’s cell phone text tone is that Tardis’ noise. Thankfully my mom is a riciclously … Continue reading Unexpected Rest Day & Crock Taco Chicken Bowls
It was a long week this week. Work has been super busy and pretty hectic, helped my dad and grandpa place my grandma in a long term care facility in the town they live in while fighting her insurance company and the facility about her payment, and stress at home. So Friday evening, alone with Bill, couldn’t have come soon enough. Saturday, we went to … Continue reading The Weekend
What a week… Work has been crazy busy and that makes everything seem crazy busy. Have I mentioned how much I love my job? Don’t get me wrong about the crazy busy, I do love my job, I love what I do, I love the feeling of helping people, I love to feel depended on, but sometimes it’s exhausting. Especially when I start to feel … Continue reading Where did the week go?
After a sad recovery from the 49ers loss and a long busy weekend with four children and there neighbor children, I welcomed Monday. But this morning, woke up with a twelve year old boy on our floor and a eight year old boy was in the living room before my coffee was even brewed, so needless to say my perfected morning routine was less than … Continue reading Welcome Monday
And I did freeze my fanny, even in my new cool Mizuno gear. Race was here in the valley and a frigid 22 degrees. And today I also registered for the Run or Dye 5k with a bunch of my coworkers and Bill, should be a great time. Continue reading Freeze Your Fanny 5k
My new Nike+ band came today! I haven’t used if enough tonight to give a fair review… So more to come. Instead, with a race just two days away, I put on my Care to Cure necklace, that I always wear during races, along with Huntingtons Disease blue Care to Cure band, it doesn’t mean a thing to anyone else but it means something to … Continue reading I Run Because She Can’t
So, still obsessed with my Nike+ game… But I won’t bore you with that again. Completed my tempo run, have a 5k Saturday, so no long mileage this week. But, I after reading an amazing blog post post, I did some yoga, and honestly it felt great. Check it out here. Continue reading Trying a Little Yoga
Lets start at the beginning… Part One: The Morning Great morning workout. Started again with the Nike+ game because my legs were soooo sore from the jumping I ASSumed the workout would loosen them up. Wrong… So after that fun workout with my virtual trainer (how nerdy am I…), I drug my spinning bike downstairs for thirty minutes on my spinning bike… THEN, was loosened … Continue reading Interesting Roller Coaster Called Life