I am not going to say that this blog is going to turn into a running blog, but I have really been enjoying my running lately and I have decided I am just going to go with it.

This morning I woke up and wanted to challenge myself to another long run.  I don’t always get an entire weekend off with no work so I decided to take full advantage of the chance.

My husband was driving about 10 minutes away to start his run out in the country and I decided to tag along with him.

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The scenery was beautiful, but unfortunately the first 2.5 miles were uphill and I felt so exhausted at the end of that part. I was really scared and unsure if my legs would be recovered from the day before, but they seemed to do okay. They were tired after the first 2.5 miles though.

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There were some fun hills throughout the course – like this one.  I had to stop at the top to rest because I was pretty worn out after conquering that.  This was around mile 7. 

Around this time I also accidentally ended my run on my MapMyRun app AGAIN

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That was the breakdown of the entire run.  I had to break it into two parts since I am clumsy with my hands. I ended up doing a total of 12.67 miles and boy was I wiped out at the end of it.

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I came back to the car and waited for Wes to finish before heading home. I was in dire need of a good shower and some food! I also needed to get out of the sun it pretty much wiped me out.

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We showered, ate some lunch, and then walked around the mall for a bit. Isn’t the puppy precious? Don’t worry we were just looking. This is my husband’s dream dog, but I have my hands full with our 2 cats and 1 dog. I think I will stick with that for now, or at least until we have back yard!

Off to relax, clean, and do laundry. All of my normal Sunday afternoon chores. Have a great evening!


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