Monthly Archives: September 2011

Making progress

Friday yoga class! Light turnout today meant lots of correction from the instructor. Pigeon was on the list for today, and I dutifully slid a block under my bum and she came over and asked me, “Why do you have … Continue reading

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This IS my happy face.

Since it’s Thursday, I went with J and lifted. Some days are harder than others; today was a really hard day. I fought and cheated and barely made my reps. But that’s how you get stronger, I guess. My period … Continue reading

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Cause and effect

Went to lift weights with J this morning for the first time in nearly 2 weeks. I have to stop taking these long breaks… I won’t make any progress if I slack off! Got my 15 reps in at normal … Continue reading

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Grump

Well they can’t all be good runs right? I’m visiting my parents to attend a funeral this weekend, and I went out for a run around their neighborhood. I got about 1.5 of the 3 miles I had planned, then … Continue reading

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In short

Quickie post today: got 2.5 miles in before lunch today. Wasn’t great; my calves were twingey. But it didn’t take too long and I could continue on my day…

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Gettin it in

I missed my Monday scheduled run (I believe the rationale went something like… I’m hungry and tired and forget this I’m eating Wheat Thins and playing video games) but I squeezed one in on the boring treadmill today.  3.2mi of … Continue reading

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Running in unfamiliar places

I tend to value novelty, so I jumped at the chance to go running in my friend’s neighborhood. And it turned out to be a pretty okay run; there were lots of hills and it was challenging. It wasn’t fast … Continue reading

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