Posted in April 2013

Triathlons and Races

Last night, I went over to the boyfriend’s house to play card games with his roommate. I ended up staying way later than I had originally planned, and slept in and skipped master’s practice. I still went in and swam this morning, but didn’t hop in until 8:00…which meant I didn’t start working until 10. … Continue reading

Hard Monday Workout

Typically, a one-hour master’s swim practice workout in the morning will total between 2600-2800 yards. Depending on the coach, the workout can go up to 2900-3100 yards. To put it in to perspective, one mile in the pool is 1760 yards – or I’ll just round up to 1800 yards to make it easy on … Continue reading

Reasons We Use Pinterest

You can lie to yourself and say you use Pinterest for all the awesome arts and crafts ideas, and for all the “life hacks” and beautiful photos and inspirational outfits and quick-and-easy exercise pins that are out there. But let’s be honest, everyone uses Pinterest for dessert. Desserts you want to have, but you can’t … Continue reading

Sunday April 14, 2013

It’s my birthday today. It’s also incredibly crappy out – rain, ice, sleet, snow. Happy birthday. Big plans for the day include NOT going to the gym, and instead, watching Game of Thrones with D. Over the past few weeks, I’ve been trying to incorporate weight training into my workout routine. I feel like I … Continue reading