Weekend Update

WEEKENDUPDATE

This weekend was a bit busy!  I was originally going to be off all weekend so I could spend Sunday with my sister and her boyfriend going to the Saints first Open Practice since getting back from Training Camp in West Virginia.  Then I found out that I could get there in time even with working so I decided to go ahead and work on Sunday.  Well somehow after I said I would work Sunday after all I ended up being asked to also work on Saturday!!! But even with all the work I was able to get in some great workouts and some fun!

Saturday I had a lazy morning of watching Pretty Little Liars.  I swear I would not usually watch shows like this but I promised one of my clients that I would watch a couple of episodes and then I couldn’t stop!  I’m now almost completely caught up on the show!

Then I went into the hospital for a few hours and helped my friend Tonya with some assessments.  My super awesome boss promised me that he would bring me donuts if I worked on Saturday and they were waiting for me when I got there! So I was treated to a donut which definitely helped me get through the afternoon!

Once I finished up at the hospital I went straight to the gym and ended up doing 2 hours of cardio!  I started out doing 30 minutes on the arc trainer and 30 minutes on the bike, but then I ended up getting drawn into a movie and wanted to finish it so I hit the treadmill for an hour!  I decided I would do my uphill interval workout for 30 minutes then test my calf on running.  I ended up being able to run a mile straight with no pain in my calf and then did some running and walking intervals to finish out the hour.  Running a mile with no pain told me that I could definitely do my training run on Sunday!

Sunday I got up early and did my shift at the hospital before going to The Saints Open Practice!  I got to see all of my favorite players and coaches but was not able to get any autographs.  I’m planning to go again and try to get my jersey signed.

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After leaving the practice I went straight to the gym to get in my training run.  My calf got a little sore here and there but nothing terrible and I completed my run so I am happy!  26.2 here I come!!!

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One thought on “Weekend Update

  1. Stephanie, this is a great post! What a weekend – Saints practice?!? AUGH! I’m so jealous! Bummer on the autographs, but it looks like you got some great pics! I’m so happy to hear that your calf is feeling better; that must be a relief. Hope you have a great week, and thanks so much for linking up again!

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