Saturday happenings

Day 1 of a very exhausting 7 weeks.

Except for the 3 days i have races i will be working Saturday and Sunday for the next 7 weeks at a tulip festival. I am working 7 hours a day along with my normal 40 hour/week job and my training.

Today was my first day at the festival. 7 hours on my feet which is not something i have done in a very long time. It is fun and doesn’t really feel like work which is nice but man is hard on the body until you get used to it.

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They have booths and rides and obviously tulips and u-pick fields and all kinds of stuff.

I tried to pack a lunch but ate it as a snack so i got a garden burger for my lunch.

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My feet were already crazy sore when i got home and my body was exhausted but i needed to run and i knew if i sat down i wasn’t getting back up. So i had a quick snack and Artemis and I set out for a run. My goal was 6 miles but by 2 miles my feet were alternating between feeling like they were on fire and sharp pain so we headed home. My 6 mile run became a 2.5 mile run.

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I put ice on my feet immediately

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I am very thankful that i have the ability to stop myself so i can recover and not seriously injure myself. I have so many races planned this year i will not let pride or stupidity get in my way.

While icing my food i checked outbmy first bulu box.

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Bulu box is a sample box of fitness/health/weight loss stuff.

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This will definitely be a snack for me tomorrow.

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Will be using this on tacos soon

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Perfect size to keep in my purse

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It came with 2 samples and I’ve totally already taken one. It was actually pretty delicious.

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This will come in handy over the next few weeks.

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I don’t have allergies so i will probably give this to someone else.

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I can always use stuff like this.

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Every day you work you get to take home a free bouquet :):)

And now i am going to eat something, pack my bag for tomorrow, maybe read if i can keep my eyes open and then pass out!

How was your Saturday?

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2 thoughts on “Saturday happenings

  1. You have a lot going on right now!! Glad you’re feeling good from your workouts. I just started trying to track my macros and downloaded my fitness pal app. I have yet to meal prep cuz it’s only been a few days but I like that the app lets you scan packages and has a good list of foods to pick from. I need to head to the grocery store to get stuff for my prep but tomorrow is gonna be a busy day for me! Maybe Monday morning after the gym I can do it. I worked out with my friend today and did a lot of weighted punching/boxing type movements, my face was bright red! I need to step up my cardio so hopefully I will be doing more training like that. You already know I’m such a picky eater but man I need to come up with some good ideas to get all my protein and less fat! Hope your knee is feeling better!

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