Changing up Wednesday

So last night I wrote a post about all the things that I missed about running and what it meant to me.

My friend Karen this morning commented on the post and said that she wanted to see a list of all the things that I can do and enjoy while I can’t run. And as Kim mentioned I need to find the bright side of it too.

Tonight is typically a run club night for me but since I knew I wouldn’t be going I got myself to the pool this morning sporting my new swimsuit. I did laps and think I got about 60 or so done in the 45 minutes I was there. Some of my laps I completed were running in the one meter pool just to change things up.

New Roots swimsuit
New Roots swimsuit

Then at lunch today I went to the strength and cardio class at the gym that I don’t typically go to because of run club.  I had to modify some of the exercises because of my foot but I was working up a sweat. I was happy to be in the class and went back to work feeling good.

After work I came home and I got some cleaning done around the house that we had been putting off. It is a nice feeling to have the floors cleaned and things a little more organized. I also found a few Christmas decorations up that I missed when taking the others down so those are now put away with the others.

And the last thing that I got enjoy today was have time for me and the kiddos.

How was your Wednesday?

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7 thoughts on “Changing up Wednesday

  1. I really like that you are seeing the positives in all of this. I have thankfully never been sidelined by injury as such, but I have had times or days when I had to reduce my running for various reasons. I also find something else to focus on in that time as well, it really helps keep me happy and sane. Do you know when you can hit the roads again?

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    1. Some days are easier than others to see the positive side. Lucky you for being able to run. Enjoy and run a run for me soon. 🙂

      I saw an osteopath today and he is going to try and have me back in a month. Not what I want to hear but I am going to listen this time.

      Post about my session to come later tonight.

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