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A rest day... maybe

Saturday, December 08, 2012

Well, I managed to keep my mileage under 5 miles today. 4.8 miles to be exact. I also went to the Farmer's Market, made lunch for my parents (and ate with them), went to my niece's chorale concert, went grocery shopping, and read a book. I also did a little ST, which is what makes me wonder if I should actually count this as a rest day. My usual criteria for a rest day is less than 5 miles walking, and no ST.

I have walking plans for tomorrow as my neighbor volunteered to take the dog for a couple of hours tomorrow afternoon. I want to see how long it takes me to walk all the way around the village I live in. It is at least 11 miles, so it should take a while. It will take me less time if I go without the dog. It kind of depends on what the weather is doing too.

I bought cherries today at the store. They were a bit outrageous in price, but I figure that since I am not buying any junk food these days I can afford to splurge a little on fruit. I had a handful with dinner. They were pretty good, though the combo with chili was a little odd. I probably have enough chili left for another three days.
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KATIEEMMA5 12/9/2012 5:37PM

    glad you enjoyed the cherries!!!


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LIVINGFREE19 12/9/2012 5:15PM

    Great job on the walking!
Cherries sound wonderful!
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KSNANA2 12/9/2012 11:22AM

    I've been wondering if Cooper was a stop and sniff dog, or you'd trained him to keep going. Our dogs always liked to smell everything, which did slow me down. I walk much more efficiently now we don't have a dog, but it is more lonely! And I miss their enthusiasm. I agree with you about the cherries! I don't buy snack items anymore, so I use the money for quality produce.

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BIGPAWSUP 12/9/2012 10:22AM

    I'm so proud of you- good food, nice walk, and a great attitude! You have come so far!

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PROVERBS31JULIA 12/9/2012 12:57AM

    Yummy !! I love Cherries!!
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Last spring I could hardly wait for them to show up in the stores - was worried something has happened to the crops. Turns out the Michigsn crops got a late freeze but the west coast cropa finally came in.

Hope your walk turns out nice!


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KARIDIAN1 12/8/2012 11:27PM

    Cherries are always pricey, especially now, out of season. That just makes them taste so much better.

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RG_DFW 12/8/2012 9:27PM

    Chili sounds good... it was up to about 70 today but tomorrow the temperature is going to drop like a rock and there are even rumors of snow flurries.

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