Hey, look who’s popping in on a weekday and blogging!
Jokes. You know you work at a running store when …
I know, I know. Blogging has fallen to the wayside since triathlon training began in January. There aren’t enough hours in the day, and something’s gotta give. But in an effort to start again, I’m taking a page from Alex’s book and spilling it.
The last five people you spoke to on the phone: Do people still talk on the phone? Aside from work-related calls, I talk to my mom everyday, and that’s about it. So let’s go with texts instead.
Coach – re: triathlon stuff
Sister – re: boyz and nailpolish colors
Sister – re: the dentist
Mom – re: finally getting a Valentine’s Day card because I don’t check my mail
Friend/coworker – re: inside joke/making fun of someone
The last five meals you ate: Hello, standbys. Aside from Whole Foods sushi and Taco Tuesdays, I cook 95 percent of my food.
Eggs and egg whites with spinach and avocado
Chicken fried rice from The Feed Zone Cookbook
Indian-spiced turkey burgers with roasted Brussels spouts, mushrooms, and sweet potatoes from Practical Paleo
Protein smoothie with banana, frozen strawberries and blueberries, almond butter, and protein powder
Turkey wrap with spinach, hummus, and avocado
The last five places you traveled/will go: Define “traveled.”
Stamford, CT to swim in a long-course pool
Prospect Park in Brooklyn to run The Cherry Tree 10 Miler
The Armory in the Bronx to watch some friends from work race
“Upstate,” aka about an hour and forty five minutes outside of the city to see my sister and Zelda
And I will go to South Beach in 38 days to race!
The last five workouts you did:
See training log—swimming, biking, running, and strength training.
Five things that make you happy right now:
My friends (both coworkers and teammates) – I’m surrounded by some awesome people. It’s a blessing to train and work alongside folks who truly “get it,” and they constantly inspire me to become a better athlete and employee.
My job – I don’t talk about it a lot, but it’s going well. Really well.
My health and training – My life centers on swimming, biking, and running, and again, I feel so blessed to have the health, body, and support—from my family, teammates, and friends—that allow me to train.
(Pictures of) Zelda
And my Dad’s coming to visit this week!
Your turn—spill it!