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Wednesday, November 6, 2013

It's easier to be Puff but It's harder to not Run

(Warning: I am actually Batman, duh)

As I let my self accept that I'm resting and healing, every day that passes feels like an eternity for the running portion of my brain. Shelving running purposely for even a day is rough. Like a superhero hanging up his cape.

As I mentioned before, I'm trying to do something active every day to keep this from happening:

and slowly get lazy:

Monday: Weight room for 45 minutes. Although all health benefits were shot with lingering Halloween candy around the office.

Tuesday: The Mrs. wasn't feeling well so I stayed home from work to watch the kiddo and let my wife rest. I got to take her to gymnastics:


If I was at work, I planned on using a stationary bike for 30-40 minutes then do some stretches from physical therapy.  To stay active, I decided to take a walk instead. I got my tot in the jogging stroller and headed out.  Unfortunately it rained most of the time, even though weather.com called for no rain. About four and a half miles just to keep the crazy away and burn a few calories. Could easily feel where the stresses are on my legs. Keep resting.  The plus side, it is easier to take photos while walking:
My walking friends

Onward Mighty Chariot!

Ducking under the bridge when the rain picked up

Shiny

Quack

I took a lot of photos here over the summer

Wednesday: Back to the weight room (M/W/F) where I'm sure the Goliaths are internally going like this at me:


Don't like this post?


I was going to ask you to talk about how your pre Friday eve is going (Wednesday for you non Weekend Warriors), but..
So just say something totes awesome about yourself!


6 comments:

  1. 4 days of work until family vacation. Doesn't get more awesome than that! Well, of course 3 days and the subsequent 2 & 1 day...vacation itself...all more awesome than 4 days...but you get what I'm sayin'

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  2. So...do I have to be a toddler to take gymnastics? Because I'd really like to just jump on trampolines all day, thanks.

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  3. Nice!! I better catch up on your blog to get more details! I expect the amount of vacation selfies to be a plethora!

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  4. haha i could too! sadly they do actual gymnastics after the initial play time

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  5. me too! the rest of the class is fun to, now getting the toddlers to actually do it....

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  6. Pete B lakefronttrail.blogspotDecember 6, 2013 at 7:08 AM

    I could handle a gymnastics class like that!

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