Monday, April 4, 2011

What the heck was I thinking??

      I'm a complete dunce today. I couldn't stop thinking about going for a run ALL day. It was just so sunny and the perfect temp. for a run and I was excited. So as soon as I got home from school I threw on some workout clothes and shoes and ran out the door. Literally. Without stretching. Dumb. I know. Needless to say my run didn't go very well. I still did more than 4 miles, which for me is awesome. But it was not pleasant.

     So here I will lay with ice packs and heating pads attempting to baby my sore shins.


  

On a humorous note, I saw 5 deer!! I was thinking about how cute they were when they started to walk toward me. Then I was scared. So I walked for a minute. I mean that deer just looked at me like I was dinner. Talk about a role reversal! I really wish I had taken a picture.



But I do have a picture of these pretty flowers I saw. I nearly stopped breathing when I saw them. No, they were not that beautiful. They were riddled with pollen, which sucks - the air out of me that is.










What's on your wish list? What new thing do you want to buy to enhance your running experience?

4 comments:

  1. Hi! I'm blog hopping and found yours : )

    The ice pack is a frequent guest at my house. I'm always icing my back/hip b/c it is a always terrible. Did you warm-up at least? I swear my body feels like it is falling apart for like the first mile until I get into a rhythm...and then my cardiovascular system feels like it is going to die like half a mile later. Long distance runner, I am not!

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  2. Hi! I love your blog and am glad you found mine! What branch are you and your hubs in? My brother is AF.

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  3. Hey Tara. The hubby is also in the AF. I got out in October. Tell your bro thank you for his service!

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  4. Awesome! Thanks for your service, too!

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