The Fairest Week In Review: 2/22

Doctor Who run

This week in Jenn’s training log: I begin to get overconfident.

Sunday | rest
That’s not why.

Monday | 12.11 miles on the treadmill in 2:00
There it is. I’m, like, SMACK on goal pace. The goal-est pace. So I’m like, come at me, marathon! I need to keep reminding myself I’ve been hurt by goals before…

I was going to go to ballet today as well, but I forgot my driver’s license at home and that is no way to get on the DC beltway, trust me.

Tuesday | walked 2.08 miles outside in 35 minutes
Skipped ballet in favor of Valentine’s Day, which I largely spent watching Pat play Resident Evil 7Ā because holy guacamole, guys, that game is tightly paced like a horror movie and I love it but I might also die of jump scares. Get you a man who will be your horror video game surrogate, is what I’m saying.

Wednesday | ran 8.06 miles on the treadmill in 1:20

Thursday | ran 5.23 miles on the treadmill in 60 minutes
Skipped ballet to leave on our ski trip.

Friday | several hours of skiing
Performed in deathly fear of breaking a leg right before my spring races. Also performed in deathly fear. I am just FULL of risk-avoidance. Luckily I was with lovely people who patiently coaxed me down the bunny slope, and by the end I was doing pretty well and having fun. Incidentally, the bunny slope is basically a living episode of America’s Funniest Home Videos.

We all fall down.

Saturday | rest

I just want to take a moment to commemorate that fact that I made my FastPass selections this week! If I haven’t already mentioned it, I also managed to get a better, fireworks-friendly ADR time for the California Grill. The trip inches closer! šŸ˜€ šŸ˜€ šŸ˜€


Through Heather’s Looking Glass gives non-runners a jump start.
Elbowglitter ponders the implications of racing in the Athena class.
Back at Square Zero handles a DNF with grace.
Pink Elephant on Parade begins her Dopey 2017 recap.
The Runner’s Guide to WDW attends MK’s After Hours event.
The Disney Tourist Blog offers an excellent breakdown of those WDW gondola rumors.
Parkeology thinks Steven Tyler is the least of WDW’s PC problems.
A Pinch of Pixie Dust puts WDW’s express buses to the test.
Disney In Your Day reviews Disney Springs’ Portobello.
WDW for Grownups eats American in the parks.

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  1. I totally agree – I think it's important to remove the stigma so that people know to listen to their bodies. Better to live to run another day than push yourself into more permanent injury!

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