Finding my running mojo + a Friday favorite

Looks like I am finding my running mojo again. I’ve been feeling like the characters in the movie Robots. Every time I think my body mechanics are all in order, I’m sidelined with a new issue. Which of course slows my training down and creates a snowball effect.

It took some confidence building, but I finally did my first post injury punks 5K yesterday. I was quickly reminded about how running does not come naturally or easy for me, which is probably why I love it so much.

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Pretty sure I saw a turtle pass me but I only stopped twice. Once for a light and another for horrible heartburn. I’m still confused at that since I took Tums before. I’ll take it though!

I celebrated with a pedi. Not really, my Flintstone feet needed it.

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The heartburn continued even after lunch, a Zantac + more Tums so I did the logical thing and got a coffee. Told ya I wasn’t a smart one.

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I snuggled with Bam on the couch until I felt a lot better and got a second wind. So I went pool running. Maybe that has some redeeming value from the coffee logic earlier.

Doubt it.

A 30 minute therapy sesh later, I was feeling like a million bucks.

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On the way home I saw the sun was setting so I pulled over to snap some pics.

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Usually the fog rolls in and we don’t get to see them that often. But when we do, it’s kinda special.

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A little Friday favorite love <3

I recently found Jenn on Instagram. She is an ultra runner who got bit by a rattle snake twice about a month ago. Her courage and resilience is incredible! Go check out her page and send some positive thoughts her way.

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How do you find your running or workout mojo?

Any fun plans this weekend?

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3 Comments on “Finding my running mojo + a Friday favorite

  1. I’m going to spend some time sweating it out at the gym and I also have plans to go to a BBQ at a friends house. Super excited! I’m even meeting up with her before hand to curl her hair! 🙂

  2. You’re making me want a mani/pedi so badly…may just say to hell with it and do it tomorrow – my feet (and poor hands) need it!

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