Friday, December 20, 2013

The week so far

For the sake of accountability, here is what I've done this week:

Sunday - 8k run
Monday: Shred it with weights - level 1
Tuesday - rest
Wednesday - No more Trouble Zones
Thursday : Yoga Melt Down - level 2
Friday - 9.3 k run

So I did wake up early, dress in layers, bottled up gatorade, laced up and set off with a 5k out and back route in mind. Since I moved home, I have not done a 10k loop from my new home, which means I tried to chalk out a route yesterday on a road I knew would be fairly safe. The point I overlooked was traffic. And soon after I was on the route, I realised it was a bad choice. High speed traffic was rushing towards me ( I usually run in the opposite direction of traffic) and the extreme end of the road was so undulated that I found it hard to run on. Around 4.7 kms, I decided to return, compromising a few hundred metres because traffic had become pretty dense.

I turned back and ran home completing a run of 9.27 kms. I have not felt too tired after the run, and it makes me wonder if I ran at all after all. Or maybe the route was too wasy. I will surely be looking for a new route soon!

In other news- the multiple compulsities of working  while being a mom are really hurting me. Chittu's school has announced a 3 week vacation for Christmas, and I hate to leave him behind and get to work!Anyway I hope to get some down time with him over the weekend and may be next week.

What else guys??? Nothing much at my end. How are you guys doing??




8 comments:

  1. Great job with the runs Sugar! Do you take vacation time off coinciding with his school break?

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  2. Awesome Sugar on sticking to your plan and implementing it! Even my son is on vacation and eating my brain!

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  3. Great workout, hope you get to take a break when your son has vacation

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  4. You go girl!!!!!

    wow sugar, I want to *hide* I feel I am the only one slacking and not moving my $$.

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  5. Where are you when I need you most? I have embarked on an weight loss journey and have always looked to your posts for inspiration, come back dear!!

    Deepa

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  6. Interesting. Keep writing!

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  7. Hello! Where are you these days? Nearly 5 months since ur last post. Do write... really miss ur posts... :-)

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  8. Why aren't you writing anymore?? Would love to hear from you :)) I was 103 kgs post pregnancy and have started a mission for the next 6 months. Want to know if you reached your target weight!

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