Um, yeah. Not only is that what Lola (my Garmin) told me when I turned her on this morning, but my body said the same thing. Fortunately, my long Saturday run was a short one. I ran 4 miles in 45:30, according to someone else’s Garmin. When I got Lola I vowed to keep her charged if she would keep me on pace – looks like she took me literally.
It felt good to start the holiday weekend off with a run – especially since I’ll be “running” around all weekend. We’re celebrating my son, Miles’, 10th birthday this weekend so right now I have a living room full of 10 year old’s playing video games. We’re off to Cosmic Bowling in a little while then something tells me we’ll find a pool or something else to get into.
I’ve decided that I’ll allow myself to indulge a little with some of my food choices this weekend, then formulate a strong plan on Tuesday to get me moving toward that six pack. “A little” are the key words here. It’s so easy to undo a week’s worth of work on the weekend. Gasp! Reminding myself of that helps to keep me in check. What do you do to stay focused during holiday weekends? Me and my waistline want to know …
Winks & Smiles,