Stormtroopers

The Fairest Week In Review: 8/10

Hey guys! Quickie intro this time around; I’m at a conference AND Pat gave me a cold just in time for said conference, so I’m not going to lie: I’m phoning it in a little here. But at least I can tell you this happened: More on that later of course. New week in review format continues with a few minor changes – let me know if you have any thoughts on it! Sunday | ran 4.45 miles on the treadmill in 50 minutes Monday | ran 7.03 miles on the treadmill in 1:10 Tuesday | walked 2.15 miles...

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Cinderella Castle

The Favorite Photos: WDW & Disneyland, 2013 – 2016

Continuing with the hardest portion of my Disney album audit, my favorite photos. (See also: First Photos and Last Photos.) The year: 2013 The companion(s): Moon The title of the album: I Know Every Mile Will Be Worth My While The why: I mean, they liked our hats. The year: 2013 The companion(s): My mom The title of the album: Look for the bare necessities The why: Cream of the crop, tip of the top, it’s Mary Poppins and there we stop. The year: 2014 THE PLACE: DISNEYLAND! The companions: Moon The title of the album: You can fly!...

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Silicon Valley very interested

The Fairest Week In Review: 8/04

I’ve mentioned previously that the week in review seems kinda blah without Moon, so today I’m going to try something different. Instead of general chit-chat, I’m going to do a review of the previous week’s workouts. I find myself often reading such entries on the blogs of others, so I figured I’d give it a shot. The roundup will continue as usual. Please let me know what you think! Sunday, July 24¬†| ran 2.07 miles outside in 20 minutes I was at Pat’s brother’s house and didn’t have access to the treadmill, so I braved the great (hot) outdoors...

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Go Fly A Kite

In Which Jenn Has A Grand Floridian Dream

I had the craziest WDW dream a couple weeks ago! And for once it didn’t involve me missing/almost missing/generally messing up a runDisney race! Okay, so the first thing that’s weird about this dream is that I was staying at the Grand Floridian. This is stange enough, because there’s no way in hell I could afford that, but it gets weirder: I was there with my parents. My parents would NEVER drop that kind of money on a hotel regardless of their financial situation, and also, their interest in WDW is cursory at best (although I’m working on it...

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2 miles

In Which Jenn Tries The Short Run

This week marked two strange runs for me. Indeed, these runs were of a style I almost never employ outside of mitigating circumstances. I’m talking about… THE TWO MILE RUN. I rarely do a short run outside of a taper or vacation. Less than five, maybe¬†four miles is extremely unusual for me. Most of my runs are in the 9-10 mile area. But when dogsitting in another town meant I had no treadmill access, I had no choice but to run outside during a week with temperatures inching close to 100 degrees. And I forgot my headphones. No music....

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