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An active weekend: hike, swim, repeat

This weekend has been jam-packed full of fun activity! It started Friday afternoon, when I decided a recovery walk would be nice. The walk turned into a hike when I walked a mile to the trailhead and turned onto the … Continue reading

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Swim #1

With joy in my heart I headed to the pool for lap swim #1 of the year. It’s summer!! I spent 30 minutes swimming 20 laps and it felt great. Well, as great as being a rusty lap swimmer can … Continue reading

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Springtime hike

This weekend was mostly rainy and yucky but I found a few hours’ break in the weather and headed out for a hike on the trail nearby. It was still pretty wet, though, and I was glad I wore my … Continue reading

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Plans finalized; freaking out

After a weekend of schlepping around in a corset and drinking way too much, it was time to get back to the office and the gym today. I did my usual upper body lifts, added some squats with just the … Continue reading

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Thoughts as I end my vacation

Well, it’s all wrapping up. I checked out of the hotel (which finally felt like home), drove out of the Keys, returned my tiny rental car and now I’m chilling at an airport bar because I’m really early. On Saturday … Continue reading

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Why should a swimmer be bothered by the rain?

My period is attacking, and I felt pretty cruddy so I worked at home today. (I bless the rain etc for the privilege of being able to do that.) Once I wrapped up I was feeling antsy for a workout … Continue reading

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So productive!

I’m not sure why last night I decided I should get up early and go for a run before heading to work. I think it had something to do with wanting to go for a swim after work? Not sure … Continue reading

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Save the last dance

Sigh. Another Monday run scrapped due to weather. Well, I can make it up through the week, and I fit in a bout of Dance Central– not too long though, I was trying to cook dinner while dancing. (Dinner was … Continue reading

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Happy run (with bonus math)

I’m not too sore today– it’s mostly my pecs and abs (I did some accessory crunches and jackknifes yesterday). So I laced up my running shoes and hopped on the treadmill not really expecting anything– and had a surprisingly great … Continue reading

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Turtle!

Today is a gorgeous day– and I have the day off– so I was all YEAAAH GONNA RUN. And then I remembered that I’d done laundry, so all my sports bras were hanging up to dry. (Yes, every single one. … Continue reading

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