Friday, January 3, 2014

First Friday

Posted by CheapRunnerRhoda

Good mooring all!  Happy first Friday of 2014!  I hope everyone is having a great week and is looking forward to the weekend!  

So January 1st came and I new I wanted to start the year off right and get a run in that day and for as many days as I can for this entire year. 

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As you have read in some of our posts lately, we are heading off to Disney next week for the Disney Marathon Weekend.  I don't want to over do things before we go but I want to continue running as much as I can so I  have decided to run easy 5ks during the week and I will get in a couple 10ks this weekend.

January 1st, I took my run outside and it was not all that enjoyable.  The paths were very slippery and uneven but I got it done.  

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My sister's and I have a New Year's Day tradition (5th year in a row now) to meet for dinner.  We met at Red Lobster and I enjoyed a Shrimp Feast (and maybe a few more things on the side)!!  Don't judge

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January 2nd brought us -16C/-3F weather so I decided to take my run in-doors.  

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I finished of my indoor workout with a little Boot Camp Countdown workout.  I don't even know where I found this but it was really good!  It took me just under 23 minutes to complete. 

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Last night's dinner was just what I needed after so many fancy meals lately.

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Again I say, don't judge!!  I will get back to eating healthier next week when I am back to work. 

There we have it, so far, 2 days into the year and I am 2 for 2 with my runs.

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Today, I plan on on hitting the gym again as we are at a temp of -21C/-6F.  Brrrr, too cold for this gal to be outside!

Have a great day everyone!

What are your plans this weekend?

Anyone racing this weekend?

10 comments:

  1. Cecilia @ MommiesRunJanuary 3, 2014 at 1:12 PM

    Whoa that dinner looks awesome! Hey we can't be perfect all the time! Happy New Year!

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  2. Or none of the time lol!!

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  3. I like that Countdown Bootcamp! Oh and ain't nothin' wrong with a little Red Lobster. I live for those biscuits.

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  4. Amy @ fitnessmeetsfrosting.comJanuary 3, 2014 at 3:41 PM

    The Disney run- are you doing the Dopey Challenge?!! Lol, not going to lie, kind of jealous of your mac and cheese. Sometimes you just gotta have the box stuff.

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  5. So exciting that y'all are headed to Disney next week - should be much warmer there!

    And - I'm happy that you did that workout!!! (http://day-with-kt.com/count-down-boot-camp/)



    This weekend I'm planning to take down all of the Christmas decor but things keep popping up and it is pretty much 2 days of work so....

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  6. I didn't realize what a good workout it was until a couple days later. I woke up very sore!!

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  7. No, I am a wimp so I am just doing the 1 race on Saturday (Half Marathon).

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  8. Was it you that I got it from? I love things like that and I am going to look for more!

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  9. Nice work getting runs in! Definitely no judgement on the food, it all looks amazing! I am totally a sucker for mac and cheese btw.


    Brr is right. Can I come to Florida with the 3 of you?

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  10. Yes, come with us Laura!'

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