Random, Recipes, Workouts

“3 Things I Did” Thursday

I went back to the gym! I hinted that I was planning to do this post-birthday, and I did! (pat self on back). My official return was on Monday afternoon, after an eye doctor appt. I had my eyes dilated, so I really couldn’t see to go back to work for a while anyway. But I could see fine to…

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Life, Workouts

7 am vs 7 pm, birthday weekend, return to gym?

I’m kind of excited that my birthday falls on a weekend this year!! I’m feeling the whole “birthday weekend” idea. Normally I don’t really care a whole lot about my birthday…I am not someone who takes the whole week off work, books a bunch of special things to do, etc. But I do love the month of October, and right…

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Workouts

Early morning workouts

Yesterday was Asher’s very first 5:30 a.m. swim workout. As part of the scheduling dance to fit everyone in throughout the week, his group is assigned the Wednesday 5:30 -6:45 a.m. slot. His other practices are always in the evening, so it’s just one early day per week (and, it’s optional.) But when the schedules came out, he said that…

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Workouts

Back to exercise

When we got home from vacation this past Sunday, I intentionally told myself I wasn’t even going to think about exercise for at least a few days. I know how much effort it takes to get back in the swing of real life again, so I just completely removed that from my plate. (I think in the past I would…

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Holidays, Kids, Workouts

The Murph, Memorial Day & More

Happy kickoff to Memorial Day weekend! I am working today but the boys have off. In true Wisconsin fashion, we are enjoying a summer-like start to the holiday weekend: Blows my mind that last weekend I was wearing shorts and a tank top and sweating in 88 degree temperatures, and yesterday was rainy ALL day and in the 40’s. What??…

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