Running Log: 4x4x40 - 4/10 (1:00 pm) - 4.02 miles at 8:33/mi pace, 45°F ☁️

This one I turned into a grocery story run as we needed a couple things for dinner tonight and breakfast tomorrow.πŸƒβ€β™‚οΈ

Running Log: 4x4x40 - 3/10 (9:00 am) - 4.01 miles at 8:51/mi pace, 36Β°F πŸŒ₯

I should have guessed that the boardwalks would have had a little ice on them from the late night rain πŸ€¦β€β™‚οΈπŸƒβ€β™‚οΈ

4x4x40 Running Challenge πŸƒβ€β™‚οΈ

Earlier this year I had a plan to run 40 miles with a really good friend of mine through the mountains of Colorado. We thought it would be fun to run 40 miles since we both turned 40 this year. Not to mention suffering together and probably laughing along the way made it seem like a feat that could be pushed through to accomplishment. The timing was not going to be great for me as it was one month before my Twin Cities Marathon but I was game to do it as it sounded amazing.

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Setting up the tree and the final product… πŸŽ„

Family Bowling

Brecken has been begging us to go family bowling since he has started in this junior League every that plays every Saturday. With his new ball finally ready it seemed like the right time for a Sunday morning family fun. Can’t beat the prices at Tuttles for $2.50 per game so we got there early and had a late breakfast while we bowled for a couple hours. Everyone seemed to enjoy doing something different but I think the third game might have been a little too much.

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Found time to sneak away between family bowling this morning and hockey after dinner. Couldn’t pass up an opportunity to wear shorts again running as the times I can are shrinking fast. Also, what a great sunset with some ice on the lake πŸƒπŸ»β€β™‚οΈ

Found some time to get outside today and was listening to Hemisphere Views One Prime Plus episode 15 and 16. Let’s just say one really hit home with the fence / no fence on this city β€œtrail” that I feel like I was in peoples backyards and running right next to fences πŸ˜πŸƒπŸ»β€β™‚οΈ

Friday night open skate. We met up with her dance friend at a very old barn styled hockey rink where the Mighty Ducks original movie was filmed. πŸ’

Wasn’t the plan for my distance but decided to keep enjoying our 12Β°F weather today (with a feels like -1Β° F) and run 13.1 miles this morning πŸ₯ΆπŸƒπŸ»β€β™‚οΈπŸ¦ƒ

Found time today to finish putting up all the boards and pounding in the stakes. Now just waiting for a couple of days of really cold weather to flood. I can wait a little while though 😁 πŸ’