Hello Everyone and happy Friday! I hope you have exciting holiday plans for the weekend!
Until then, it’s Time for another Five Things Friday!
(source) Cooking Light’s picture, not mine (clearly) as mine simply did not do this dish justice!
I have blogged before about my love of this dish, but we were reunited this week and man has it been a sorrowful separation!
Second, Tacky Holiday Sweater Contest
I for one thought this was a fabulous way to kick off the holiday season at work! I didn’t think my sweater along had quite enough tack, so I added just a touch
Third, This Post From My New Favorite Blogger
In his latest Runner’s World post, professional runner Nick Symmonds talks about his goals for 2014, a down year in Track and Field. As opposed to resting up for the coming Olympics, he plans to…
The older I get, and the more I read, the more fascinated I am by innovators, disruptors, and people who don’t settle for what is considered good, and acceptable by current standards. People like Nick who aim to surpass the status quo. Who cares if they make it or not, the question is why settle? I mean shoot, the guy doesn’t want to break one, he wants to break six! One of which is the beer mile, just another reason I adore this guy!
Fourth, All Dressed Up with Somewhere To Go!
For a girl who (embarrassingly) wore heels to school daily in 11th grade, being a 20-something tends present one with far too few opportunities to wear a holiday dress! Nights out? Sure. Casual get togethers? Yep! When it comes to truly getting dressed though, I find myself craving. Luckily I have like minded friends who seek out a chance to act like ladies and put on our glitter
Finally, The Week In Fitness
Friday: 6 miles easy @ 8:20, arms
Thursday: 5-4-3-2-1 Workout from runners world. 7 miles total: 15 minutes easy, 5 hard, 5 easy 4 hard, 4 easy down to one minute. 10 minutes easy, abs
Sleep does wonders for colds
I woke up to a nasty cold that had turned nastier… time for sleep not running!
Monday: 7 miles 2@ 8:20, 2 @ 7:41, 1/2 @ 8:20, 2 1/2 @ 7:41
Sunday: 5 miles easy, Body Pump
Saturday: 7 miles @ 7:57 average pace, abs
Man o Man did this run feel H.A.R.D! My pace was all over the board. I haven’t the slightest idea why, just one of those runs I suppose.
Do you admire people who ignore the norms?
Have you ever been to a tacky sweater party?
What things did you do in high school that now make you go, “Really?”