The Fairest Week In Review: 4/08

Mickey running

JENN: So – how was your training this week?

MOON: Remarkably uneventful, but steady.

JENN: Sounds like an improvement! I had a much better run on Tuesday and then a much worse run on Thursday, so I’m not quite sure where I stand.

I’m running the 17.75K – a skosh over 11 miles – on Saturday so I think I might mostly walk this week. Try to get the legs back.

MOON: Oh, yay! Good luck!

JENN: Thanks!

MOON: Walking will probably be a nice break before the race

JENN: How are things otherwise? New music? New sneakers? Anything fun?! It’s been dreary and rainy for DAYS and I’m desperate for something cheery…

MOON: Hmm… It HAS been dreary! Let’s see… Christian and I are making kimchi?!

JENN: Ooh! Spicy-nice!

MOON: It has to sit out for the next few days. My kitchen smells lovely.

JENN: Ah, cabbage.

MOON: He had some fermented soy beans and my goodness it was the smell of… if feet had butts.

JENN: Makes you wonder how this stuff got started… desperation, I guess. I mean, clearly kimchi is tasty, but some serious leaps of faith had to be made to get to the first batch.

Kimchi dog from last year’s Food & Wine Festival.
Photo from Eating WDW’s excellent review.

MOON: I suppose something to do with methods of preserving foods?

JENN: Indeed. Speaking of fermentation – TO THE ROUNDUP!

Snag some race-day travel tips from Running at Disney.
We Run Disney ponders the core values of the running community.
Stay safe during your training with Running Toward the Prize.
Find ways to collect and display your running memories with The Runner’s Guide to WDW.
Run Eat Repeat concentrates on the good when it comes to weight loss.
Fairytales and Fitness points out that there’s no shame in the running game.
Pink Elephant on Parade coaches us all in our Dopey training.
– And finally, I literally NEVER paint my fingernails, but you simply must check out these amazing Up nails from Sparkly Ever After.

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