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Spring Fever

Tuesday, March 12, 2013

I have such spring fever! I am still unable to run, but the desire to get out there is so strong! I have in turn starting looking for a bicycle. I think I'll like it. My only concerns about biking is getting one the right size for me (I'm 5'10). I looked at a used one, its a hybrid, looks a little too girlie for me, alot like a cruiser. Its a Diamondback 2009 vital 2 Devine. We'll see, I"m not in love the "look" of it, but budget constraints right now are giving me reasons to consider it. Maybe its really super comfy to ride...maybe I won't want to ride for sport once I can run...maybe I will just cruise around with kids on it...maybe having it is better than having nothing...it is nice...maybe I wont look ridiculous on it...who knows...time will tell. What I do know is that I am itching to get some sunshine and just feel the wind in my hair and the sun on my face! I want to sweat, to work hard, outside. I just feel so alive when I run, close to God and free.

Back to being grateful for what I have, instead of longing for what is just out of reach....
I did wake up early and get a workout in, feels great to move this body!
I have a delicious green "Elvis" shake I'm drinking, its very yum.
Teecino is brewed and waiting on me to warm up with a cup.
Kids are still in blissful sleep.
My best friend is calling!
I have amazing support here on Sparkpeople! Thanks all, you are a big blessing to me!
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SIMABON31 3/14/2013 11:20PM

    I'm right there with you on the spring fever! I can't wait to get outside for a run! So far, it hasn't worked out with my schedule. If only the sun would rise a little earlier so I could go out before everyone wakes up! It's coming! Hope you're recovery is going well and that you can get out and get some sunshine soon!

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PIPSANDMSMAMA79 3/14/2013 2:33AM

    I'm SO ready for Spring as well! I live in the top of Texas, so you'd figure its close. We have had a few ok days this week though. I even got out and ran one of those days. Life is good, but life with some nice sunshine and the wind through our hair is even better emoticon

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JENNY160 3/14/2013 12:05AM

    Hm, Elvis shakes... I make my smoothies with almond or peanut butter and bananas--is that the same thing? That combo is my favorite.

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GORIANA 3/13/2013 11:28AM

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KALLIE1958AR 3/12/2013 12:24PM

    I love it to makes you want to get out there dont know why but it does .. yay .. thank you for your blog ..

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EVIE4NOW 3/12/2013 9:59AM

  i love spring. unfortunately we still have snow on the ground from the 10 inches we got over the weekend. only 9 more days till spring. can you ask to ride the bike before you buy? take it out for 10 minutes or so.. that will telll you the comfort level. emoticon

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