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Relaxing Weekend

I took the weekend off after my 6 miles on Friday. I was seriously exhausted, sunburned, sneezing, and just felt like I needed a break! It was very relaxing! Saturday, Sophie and I just spent the day at the house and we had lunch and dinner out on the porch! It was such beautiful day! And then today, my hubby was off and we just hung around, had a dance party with Sophie (because we are awesome like that), and relaxed again! I also spent the weekend talking with a lot of awesome ladies in MRTT (Moms RUN this town, I will be calling it MRTT from now on haha). I have so many ideas, I'm ready to get started planning things with these wonderful moms! Now I am refreshed and ready to run this week! Can't wait! 

I start the Joggermom Marathon on Tuesday! They just posted a pic of our race bib on Facebook!

I plan on printing it out and keeping it like I would do any other bib! I will try to get someone take a pic of me wearing it as well, but no promises! haha :) I'm excited to do this! In about 3 weeks, I will be leaving for a whole month, and I know this will help keep me accountable in running back in my hometown! I have to do it now! I have to finish the Marathon! I'm hoping to be able to run with one of my dear running pals,  Jesica over at Syked to Run, while I'm down! We have been talking about it for months now, and I think we will finally be able to run together this time! :) So excited! 

I hope everyone has a great Monday and a great week!


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