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Awesome Fitness Day Yesterday!


Thursday, March 28, 2013

OMG, we had such a great hike yesterday. TC mapped out a new route so off we went. We met our friend "Y" from the fitness center. She's half my age and in twice as good shape! But she's the nicest person and this is the second week we've hiked with her.





This was the first time we'd taken the Water Falls trail!



This picture cracks me up. Y NEVER misses an opportunity to pose! She's lost 40 pounds so I can't say I blame her for being proud!



So we ended up doing 6 miles and 95 floors according to my fitbit. Seeing these pictures makes me realize I need to buy new clothes that actually FIT. The jeans are two sizes too big (I only use them for hiking) and the jacket is actually an old one of TC's. So if he's going to continue taking pictures (which he will) I need to look like I've lost weight.

After hiking for three hours we came home for a bit and then I went back into town for Women Run Arkansas. I ended up doing another 4 miles. We did our "magic mile" where you are timed, and I knocked a minute off my mile! I completed it in 11 minutes, 29 seconds.

So for the day over 10 miles and 25,000 steps. Don't know if I'm losing any weight but YES, I am definitely fitter!

Today is PowerPump but not with the awful instructor of last week. Then TC and I might walk for a few miles on the city trail. I bought a ton of fresh veggies yesterday so today I have the happy problem of deciding how to fix them.

Have a Sparktacular day, everyone!!!





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AJDOVER1 3/29/2013 12:59PM

    Wow! Your mile time is AWESOME! That's amazing progress!

Enjoy your new clothes. Last weekend I bought some new t-shirts --SIZE SMALL! We can do this.

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BUTTERFLY-1976 3/29/2013 10:48AM

    You go girl!!! woohoo on knocking a minute off your magic mile!!

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MEXGAL1 3/29/2013 10:35AM

    Awesome! Thanks so much for sharing the fun photos.
Have a terrific day!

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CINDYSDAY 3/29/2013 9:54AM

    wonderful pics! Way to go on the walking!

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FREELADY 3/28/2013 8:32PM

    I am extremely inspired by how strong you are and how much endurance you have! Wonderful!

I didn't notice any loose clothes; I just thought you looked great. Very fit and nimble!

P.S. Your brilliant name suggestions for Nancy's flying pig puppet just cracked me up!!

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LASKIE2 3/28/2013 6:07PM

    What energy! Nice pic

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SUGAR0814 3/28/2013 2:29PM

    You did FANTASTIC on the Magic Mile. Come run for me today please!!! LOL Have a great day! emoticon

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MEADSBAY 3/28/2013 2:13PM

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Grrrrrrreat pics!
Today was like the 3rd day in the last week I have left my fitbit at home for 1/2 the day!
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NUTRON3 3/28/2013 11:18AM

    Wow, you go!

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NANCY- 3/28/2013 9:47AM

    Woo Hoo! Grat hike!!!

Having clothing that fits properly will help you put that Spring into your step. :)
Go for it GF!!!!


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HOLLYS_NEW_LIFE 3/28/2013 7:37AM

    That WAS a fantastic day! Love the pics, thanks for sharing!

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