Weekly Musings

It’s Friday!!  And I have a 3 day weekend.  I can’t wait.   Sleep has not been my friend these past few weeks.

I’ve been in a weird non chatty mood this week.  My last post was Monday! 😔  I am not sure what put me into a little funk but I am working my through it.  Donuts were involved on Thursday.   Apparently we were all feeling it, the clock hit 10 AM, we looked at each other and said donuts.

I wore my amazing new socks!!!!


I have a race this weekend!  I think.  Truth- I haven’t registered yet.  Oops!!  I always procrastinate but this time might be the most extreme.   Part of it was due to my leg and it’s achiness.  Part of it was due to a late giveaway I entered.   Fingers crossed!

That said, I am nervous for it.  But mostly about my shoes.  I’ve been wearing the Hoka’s and while they don’t suck, I’ve never gone past 6 miles in them.  Yikes!!! I have almost 30 miles on them but I am nervous.

It’s almost blanket weather!  Almost.  I love curling up under a good blanket.   Nights are finally in the 40’s out here.   There are still 90+ degree days in the forecast but we’re getting closer to fall like weather.  😛

I did get some short miles this week. Overall my leg felt ok.  Saw a pretty great sunset too-


 I have not had pizza or bought a bag of chips this week.  Who am I?? 🍕 Can I make it through cookie Friday????

Hmmm, I thought I had more to share but nothing’s coming to me right now.  Oops.  And why does the iPhone want you to use 🙊 instead of oops?  Silly auto predict.

What are you doing this weekend?

How late have you ever registered for a race? 

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9 Comments on “Weekly Musings

  1. It’s Thanksgiving weekend in Canada – so i’ll be eating food and running a 10k race 🙂 I signed up for two races last minute this year which has been fun to do! Good luck with your race!

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  2. I’m sorry you aren’t sleeping well. That is not an insignificant problem to have… could it be stress? Go easy on yourself. I used to sign up for races at the race, all the time. 5ks, 10ks… things didn’t sell out. Even the Somerville Turkey Trot on Tday. I don’t think you can do that anymore… and I am not even that old, not really. We’re talkin like 10 years ago. Anyway, good luck on the race this weekend. And I hope you had a cookie on cookie Friday. 🙂

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    • It’s been rough, stress could be a factor. I went new pillow shopping today and I ordered some essential oils to try as well. Fingers crossed! I did have a cookie, it was worth it. 🙂 Thank you! The race went well.

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  3. Girl, I haven’t posted in 4 months!! Now I’m playing catch up!! It took me about 30 miles for my Hokas not to kill my calves!! Now, I won’t do a long run without them. I think all the cushion helps with my hip and knee. I usually do early bird registration for races, I’m scheduled out to April!! Have a great weekend and good luck with the race.

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    • It’s been that long?! I think I like the Hoka’s but I am having some shin pain that just won’t go away. Unfortunately, my calves are usually tight so I can’t blame that on the Hoka’s. I like to procrastinate my race registrations but this was late even for me- I registered on Friday!

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  4. I happen to know you won that last minute free entry 🙂
    And, I checked the mileage on my shoes because my heels are starting to hurt – they are only at 231 miles… Wha??? First off, there is another 100 miles in them, I know there is – but seriously, these were supposed to be “high mileage”. what the what? I’m not happy about that right now.

    but, then again, maybe it’s me… LOL

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