Day 1 of being back
Friday, August 16, 2013
I am serious and ready to commit. We drove all day home from North Carolina yesterday. I made myself get up early and go to the the beach workout before we got on the road. I could have used the excuse that I needed to pack but this was more important. I also made a point of packing food. People in the car were not happy that we did not stop at our usual fast food road trip place but they all survived.
Today is unpack day but I'm going to drag the kids to the gym for power Yoga. I have not forced my kids to go to the gym once this summer. In the past I have had an unlimited pass for them. That just shows how much I have slowed down on workouts.
I also started reading the Chrissy Wellington book. She is amazing. She is amazing with all her Ironman wins. She is the same age as me but has accomplished so much. I know that I took time to have kids but it still inspires me. I kept reading parts of it to my husband while driving. He was a downer and told me no way was I going to do full Ironman since me running the marathon was hard enough. I told him to stop being a downer. I can still be inspired by these people and their level but maybe aim for half Ironman.
It is interesting when you log into Sparks every day it really keeps you motivated. Again, happy to be back and see all my friends