I think Monday gets a bad wrap. Don't get me wrong, I complain as much as the next guy about having to go back to work after a nice little weekend. But really, it's just another day. How is Tuesday any better? In fact, if you think about it, Monday is the closest thing to … Continue reading Week 12 – Day 1: Case of the Mondays (And 283.2)
Here's the recap for week 11 of my Project 7x52! Exercise: A I exercised all seven days this week including lifting, running, elliptical and yard work. Couldn't ask for a better week when it comes to exercise. Steps: A I got over 10,000 steps every day and totaled 99,479 for the week (over 50,000 more … Continue reading Project 7×52: Week 11 Recap
Once a month - usually on a Sunday - Pokemon Go has a community day where a certain Pokemon will show up much more often than usual for three hours. My son FINALLY started getting into Pokemon and I told him I'd take him out to catch the little Turtwig during the event. So … Continue reading Week 11 – Day 7: Turtwig!
So I feel that I complain a lot on this blog. And I probably do, that is partially the point. Vent my frustrations and problems here so I don't have to vent them anywhere else. Gives me a sounding board of sorts. But I feel that due to my feet and shoulder, it has become … Continue reading Week 11 – Day 6: *Deep Breath*
So I made an effort to run today and it wasn't too terrible. In fact, I feel that I started off fairly well and could have run more instead of doing my alternating run/walk method, but I didn't want to push it. By the time I got to mile four or so, my left heel … Continue reading Week 11 – Day 5: Another Run
I know that I was told by my doctor to "chill out" out the lifting, but I wanted to try some things that didn't impact the shoulders much. So I decided to do trap bar deadlifts and a couple sets of curls. Everything went well, but the workout was short due to an adjustment I … Continue reading Week 11 – Day 4: Deadlift
Seriously, what made me think that changing my running style would be a good thing? I ran for years and had zero issues with my feet. Sure, I had my fair share of ankle issues (thanks to breaking my ankle as a teenager) and knee issues (thanks to being old and fat) and achilles issues … Continue reading Week 11 – Day 3: Back to the Elliptical