I Want More Race Medals!

I officially hung up my NYC Half Marathon medal in the “race corner” of my room. I clip all my bibs together, and as you can see, I have my 2 finisher medals out for all the world to see. Other than my recent medal addition this pile of bibs include: Broad Street Medal (check!), Zooma Annapolis necklace (in my jewelry drawer, check!) NYRR Snowflake 5K (check!), NYRR Holiday 4 Mile (check!) and a few other random ones. I love collecting my racing bibs!

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I was most definitely in need of a little foam rolling action. Jackson wanted in on the fun too! I took today and yesterday off and will start back up slow tomorrow. I may stay away from running this week if I can stand it, but I wanted to give my body a rest. I plan on doing a Shred workout or hitting up the elliptical at the gym or maybe going for a bike ride. Proper recovery post races is muy importante!

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I also picked up Jillian Michaels book Making the Cut: The 30-Day Diet and Fitness Plan for the Strongest, Sexiest You’>Making the Cut this weekend in NYC at a used bookstore. I got this bad boy for $7.00, hardcover! Score! I want to read it and maybe put her 30-day plan into effect. I shall let you know my thoughts as I read! I am also reading Autobiography of a Face’>Autobiography of a Face by Lucy Grealy. It’s pretty good so far, its about a young girl who was diagnosed with potentially terminal cancer and had to have part of her jaw removed at nine years old. It’s a pretty engaging book. 

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Also, check out my loot from kate monster from this weekend! I am in Matrix heaven! KM has a glamorous job in the big apple and was able to hook me up with some fabulous L’Oreal products! Yay for my hair! Thanks KM! You are the best!

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4 Comments

  • Reply Dori August 18, 2009 at 4:26 pm

    Your pup is too cute on the foam roller! I just got a foam roller. All I need is the pup… I want one so badly.

  • Reply Chic Runner August 18, 2009 at 7:39 pm

    Jackson looks too cute on the roller. 🙂 I need more medals too. That's why I guess I keep signing up for more and more races. 🙂

  • Reply inmytummy August 18, 2009 at 8:36 pm

    There's another book by Ann Patchett, I forget the name, that's about her relationship with Lucy Greeley. It's interesting.

  • Reply D10 August 19, 2009 at 7:44 am

    Jackson is too cute! I am going to have to check out your books on your bookshelf. I love reading.

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