Nick

Kara

5.28.2009

Fit it in


Nick chilling while I ran

This morning we were heading down the shore. Nick was up last night at 11, then 2, and 5. Back to the old days for a night, it was rough! I had planned to get up around 8 to run, and I was up at 8, but so was Nick, and he was all stuffy and fussy. I ended up running around 10, and having to speed race the last few minutes, hop on and off of the treadmill to entertain Nick, and finally with 5.9 miles I stopped. I packed a few things up, put some things in the car, and hopped back on the treadmill and ran as fast as I thought I could (8.0) to finish up to 6.5 miles. It wasn't very fun, but it was nice and quick! The house was so humid - it was not comfortable running weather!

We left for the shore and I took Nick for a walk and later a quick jog, but again - humid, even though it is 60 down here! I was going to go for 3.5 miles to finish up to 10 today but I made it less than that, I have to map it out.






I made these yummy raw food bars last night - tried making them like Samoas - the girl scout cookies. I started with the dates, then added chocolate chips, cocoa, oatmeal, and almonds. They were good!



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10 comments:

  1. That picture of Nick and the bear is adorable. They have the same expression on their faces.

    And good job getting those miles in. I would have given up.

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  2. Here's to long humid runs on a treadmill. I feel your pain!

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  3. Could you put up a recipe for those raw food bars? They look so good! You're super efficient and fit to get those miles in despite Nick wanting to stay awake. he's getting so big!!

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  4. Love the pic with Nick and the Care Bear. Too cute.

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  5. Man, I ran outside early this morning, and it was brutal... the air was so thick I could barely breathe.

    Have a great weekend away!

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  6. The shore looks lovely! The pic of nick chillin with the bear is SUPER cute! Sounds like a great day of running! Super Mom Natalie!

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  8. Nick is so cute and getting big. I am not looking forward to the humidity.

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  9. i love care bears that is friggin adorable!!!

    I am hoping to make my first raw bars when I get back from SD...any good places to look for recipes?

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  10. He is so cute, Natalie!!

    Bars look good, too. I love all the experimenting.

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