HAPPY APRIL FOOL'S DAY!
One more week to go until my next official weigh in! I'm doing pretty good with this. Yeah, some days I'm eating more than I probably should but it's all balancing out. Now if only we could keep out the chaos it would be grand! LOL
My First Race
I had no idea how many people were there at the little community 5K. It seemed crowded in the gym where we checked in but a much smaller crowd at the starting line. Until I saw the results published I had no idea where I stood, not that it mattered anyway.
It was SOOO cold being only around 20F out but the sun was shining. Someone said that last year it was sleeting during the race. The sun was bright and I couldn't see where I was going so I just followed the orange cones to know which way to go LOL
It took me about 30 minutes to get halfway through and 20 more minutes to finished. I was actually a little surprised that it took me under an hour to walk it. After all I hadn't really walked since Halloween!
One thing I do want to say is if you bring your kids on a race YOU MUST HAVE SOMEONE WITH THEM AT ALL TIMES! This poor little girl was cold and started crying as all her people had abandoned her. I told the people at the checkpoint and they got ahold of someone to be with her.
Week of Workouts
So besides the race, what did I do this week?
Thursday I was off work to take Benny to see the ENT because it looks like he has another stone in his salivary gland. UGH! So I did a longer workout - 77 minutes of Kelly Coffey-Meyer's Muscle Definition Full Body Compilation. NEVER again will I do weightlifting for that long! I was worn out and had to use my other arm to help lift sometimes in the end.
Friday I rested to prep for the race.
Before the race I did a little yoga.
Austin pushed the button on my camera (still with the timer) so he photo bombed one picture LOL
Sunday I did the Muscle Definition Back & Chest Pre-Mix as Austin selected for me.
Monday I was tired so I rested again.
Yesterday I did Lift in Full Throttle Olympic Lifting (and am feeling it in my legs today LOL).
It was time for cardio today with Circuit Burn Cardio & Sculpting Pre-Mix.
I started the 52 Week Be Better Challenge last week. This week's challenge is to make something with ginger root. I picked up a piece at Walmart yesterday so now I have to figure out what I will make. What is your favorite thing to make with ginger root?
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