It felt dangerous to try a exercise the day after the 4th, but it surely seems we’re danger takers and went for it.
I lastly obtained a distinct inhaler I’ve been ready for (we simply switched insurance coverage with Andrew’s new job, so it took a while). Goodness gracious, I used it for the primary time yesterday morning and felt like I may breathe once more for the primary time this summer time. Perhaps it’s a placebo, however most certainly, I felt my physique getting what it wanted, and I didn’t have purple lips afterward, so I’m calling it a win.
We did a 3-mile w/u after which 1 mile (5:53), 800m jog, 1200m (5:42 tempo), 600m jog, 800m (5:32 tempo), 400m jog, 400m (5:13 tempo), 200m jog, 200m (5:19 tempo), 100m jog after which 4 x 100m quick, 100m restoration… I didn’t hold monitor of these 100m paces, however my pals stated we have been going the tempo for people who Kipchoge does for his total marathon. Unreal.
Through the 100m intervals, I labored on holding my tempo all through… I like to ramp up my pace till about 40-60m after which drop, however I actually tried to push all the way in which to the 100m.
I additionally wore the Vaporflys as a result of they sounded enjoyable and quick on the monitor, and I favored that.
I completed up with a couple of miles with my pals after which 4 miles with my sister for a complete of 13 miles for the day. I’m getting my sister to put in writing a extra detailed publish about all of it, however about ten months in the past, she was advised she wanted to get a hip alternative (by a couple of medical doctors), and there can be no approach she would ever run once more. We ran 4 miles collectively yesterday pain-free, and he or she by no means had the hip alternative. It’s unimaginable. She modified mainly every part in her life to get up to now. I’m excited for her to share extra about what she did!
PS How did I not discover this huge rock in my shoe the entire time?!
We went to get some errands executed…
And naturally, performed playing cards… the angle this one provides me;)
Nothing like a 95°F day to make you want some hen noodle soup on high of mashed potatoes. My children have been begging for it, and it did hit the spot.
Tangent–> this pot is my favourite. Each pot must have a lid that additionally acts as a drainer.
After which a bunch of the cousins came to visit for evening video games with the neighbors.
I’m not an enormous Oreo fan, however these are superb.
Query from Knox–> Do you want having goals?
-I don’t as a result of 99% of mine are unhappy or demanding. Or they make me get up and mad at Andrew;)
Greatest Oreo taste in your opinion?
Have a favourite card sport?
-We are able to’t cease enjoying, so at all times open to extra suggestions.
What are you making for dinner tonight?
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