Category Archives: working out

Strawberry Banana GU Energy Gel

I broke my GU Energy Gel cherry yesterday! I’ve been waiting for the perfect moment to try one of the gels that I won from the wonderful Katy’s giveaway, and the stars aligned yesterday afternoon. I woke up, ready for … Continue reading

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On the Pavement

I was in for a big surprise when I walked out of work today. The temperature was near 60 degrees, so I took off my sweater and wore a tank-top on my ride home. I had the windows open, the … Continue reading

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The Best Yoga Pose Ever

I was planning on running on the treadmill today, and then doing Jillian’s 30-Day Shred, but after a 1-mile run, I had a sudden urge to get my yoga on. It was between Denise Austin’s Yoga Buns and Jillian’s Yoga … Continue reading

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On Being A Vampire

Remind me not to read about vampires before I go to sleep ever again. I ended up having a crazy, crazy dream. Apparently, the world was pretty much over and all the humans that had survived were being hunted down … Continue reading

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Keep on Running

I felt so great after my 4-miler this evening! Usually, I get a small “high” after working out, but it just shot out the roof tonight. That’s probably because I get to see Paul tonight, and we’ll be watching our … Continue reading

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Ripping the Sheets

I don’t know why I have such weird dreams all the time. I like to think that I have an overactive imagination, or maybe someone’s trying to steal my secrets, so my brain is trying to protect itself Inception-style. Either … Continue reading

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Football Hangover

Though it’s not even close to morning, I’m already hungover from the football game. Not from the 2 beers, not from the all the food, but from the game itself. I hate the Green Bay Packers, and I’m pretty sleepy, … Continue reading

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