Take It Easy

I’m running down the road trying to–nah, no I’m not.  I didn’t run today.  I didn’t swim.  I didn’t bike.  But I’m happy with my day.  I got SO much accomplished.  I got off work early and was all prepared to relax, go for a run and add in a swim. 

But that didn’t happen. 

Instead, I swapped cars with my mother-in-law and took hers in to get a rock chip fixed.  And it had to be tonight. 

Then I took our car in to get the oil changed and washed it. 

And then I made up some food for our weekend Couples Small Group Retreat.  And I have to say I now have the best potato salad I’ve ever had!  I’ll have to recreate it and actually write the recipe for my Carmelized Onion and Bacon Potato Salad.  Yum!

So yeah, no additional working out, but lots accomplished–now that’s some great balance!

Friday:
30 minutes on elliptical
50 situps
50 push ups
1 60 second front plank
1 40 second side plank (each side)
prayed
read the bible
read my devotion

Total:
90 minutes on elliptical
60 minutes on exersice bike
60 minutes on stair stepper
350 situps
350 push ups
300 jumping jacks
7 60 second front planks
7 40 second side planks (each side)
9.5 miles biked
6 miles ran
prayed
read the bible
read my devotion
date with Anna
fast

Calorie Counts:
Sunday: ?,??? Calories
Monday: 1,401 Calories
Tuesday: 2,056 Calories
Wednesday: 2,098 Calories
Thursday: 2,101 Calories
Friday: 2,430 Calories

Average Daily Calories: 2,017 Calories

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3 Responses to Take It Easy

  1. Kimberley says:

    It definitely feels good to get things done!Have a great time at the retreat!

  2. Definitely post that recipe! It sounds yummy just reading it! Have a nice weekend!

  3. I hope the rest of the weekend is just as great Beej. I am glad you got a much needed break.

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