5 Miles Down

Weekend runs are my favorite. I can sleep in, take my time getting ready, let the dog out, and talk myself into running more than a mile (which sounded pretty good to me). Rather than run outside, I opted for the gym. I'm not a big fan of the treadmill, but it's a heck of a lot better than freezing my butt off and fighting the arctic wind. Kali wanted to run, but I wasn't in the mood to freeze or have my arm snap off with her pulling me (I have yet to make a trip to the pet store to get a gentle leader).

 

After waiting for a treadmill that was in front of the TV I wanted to watch, I stood there contemplating how far I wanted to run. I decided on 5 miles and got it done in an hour, not fast, but better than nothing (LOVE my Brooks running shoes...I won't ever go back to any other brand). And I have a fancy Road ID in case I die while running and someone can identify my body.


When I got home I had my favorite recovery meal, a wheat and gluten free blueberry waffle and chocolate milk (Kali was silently begging for a bite, isn't she adorable). Feeding her people food is one thing I've never budged on, like ever. Dog puke is one thing I don't enjoy cleaning, and since the hubby isn't here it's all me.


I decided to get caught up on some work stuff while uploading WDW Marathon pictures. As they say, work never ends...even if it is the weekend (lucky lucky me). I also got to Face Time with the hubby, which always makes my day! Oh, and if I haven't said it enough, I have the most adorable pets.


How was your weekend? What fun things did you do?

2 comments:

  1. Love the picture of Kali begging for a bite of waffle. I too find running on a treadmill a bit boring but more practical when it is bitter cold outside. I love the look of the Brooks shoe, but find the Asics Kayano as my go to running shoe. More padding for these old feet.

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    1. She thinks just because she's cute she will get what she wants...wrong! Hopefully dad will get you a fancy new treadmill so you can run inside more. An wait for the new shoes to be out for purchase...they're beautiful!! :)

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