Thursday, January 21, 2016

Three Things Thursday: Making the Most of it

1. Yesterday was long run day.  It was also a windy snowy day. Ergh.  Last week my long run was on a cold windy day over snow covered roads too.  I seem to be picking the wrong day for my long run! Today is supposed to be sunny and nice. Naturally I have to work.


2. I am trying to do a yoga challenge with Fit Approach, but have been a little inconsistent with it. Unlike most of the other challenges I have done, they don't post the whole thing ahead of time, they do it daily and then I don't always remember to check.  I have done a few of them.


3.  I think I like my new windy day long run plan.  I start out running into the wind for several miles (yesterday I did 3.5) and then instead of doing the whole 3.5 back into the wind I did into the wind for half to three quarters of a mile and then turned around and ran with the wind for a quarter to half a mile, sometimes more. In the end I was back at my car with 12.18 miles done. Mentally it was nice to know I would get a break from the snow (rain at the end) being blown into my face making it hard to see.

See what a gloomy day this was?! and this was a break in the snow.
How about a sunnier picture to leave you with.

6 comments:

  1. Jealous! We have this bizarre long stretch of 50 degree temps and while I realize most people would love that, I want a blizzard! :)

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  2. A fun fact about Cape Cod is that it is always windy...I guess that's what you get being stuck out into the ocean! It's great in the summer when we get a break from the heat but lately the wind has been BRUTAL!!! I really need to get some sun glasses to block the wind since my eyes get so teary!

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  3. I also tend to do a lot better with challenges (or other things in life) if I can plan in advance and don't have to remember to check daily. That last photo is fantastic!

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  4. We have the huge gray covering right now, but the snow is pretty :)

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  5. The photos are so beautiful. How are you able to run in the snow? I can't do it

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  6. Not a fan of running into the wind at all! Your pics are lovely as always!

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