Silentish Saturday!!! Bump + Pie + 6 + Snapping Champ

Perfect day for a run!

BUMP.

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Went for 6 miles of running with some walking and felt really good!

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Saw Andrew and Beretta out running later on too.

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Brookie and I went out for the day together.

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Snapping has been a really big deal for her this week, I’m amazed her fingers don’t have blisters on them from practicing so much.

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Megan D gave us this cookie straight from heaven…  she used THIS recipe for the Levain Bakery cookie and took out the walnuts and semi sweet chips and added 1 cup of milk chocolate chips, 1/2 cup peanut butter chips and 2 cups of the Costco pb trail mix instead.  It was out of this world.

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Eating at home with half of a kitchen… ramen noodles eaten right out of the pan:)

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Took advantage of bike riding weather.

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Reading time went really well.

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They ended up being able to come work on our kitchen for a bit yesterday late afternoon… it should be all done by next week and I can’t wait to show you!

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And then Andrew and I went out for date night (part of which involved pie from Kneaders).

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Brooke hung out with my parents!

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We were off…

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We went to one of our favorite restaurants—>  Shoga.  Salmon salad!

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And a shrimp tempura roll for me!

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Followed by pie night at a friend’s house.  Everyone brought a pie and I really like pie.

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What are three things that you are doing today!?!?

-Just a few more Saturday runs before our girl gets here so I’m going out for 3-4 miles, eat leftover chocolate pie and that is as far as my day is planned today:)

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Trying to go for run after 5 weeks injury
Visiting mother in law
Getting chines e n movie tonight

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Let me know how your post injury run went today… good luck! Sounds like a really great day for you!

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Wow this salmon salad!! I want it for breakfast ha Flying home today after a work trip. Can’t wait to see the family!

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Oh I am so happy you get to go home today! Safe travels Mel and I want the salmon salad for breakfast too hahah!

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dog sitting, work, and a lunchtime run!

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Sounds perfect! Enjoy that lunch run Loribeth!!!

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Going to Blowing Rock!! Staying over night in a cabin and having hot chocolate!!!

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That sounds perfect! Enjoy every second Erin!

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Ooo pie! That’s going to be something I really look forward to the next couple months.

It’s my moms birthday weekend, so after all our errands and other Saturday stuff (hopefully a run at some point) we are going to dinner.

Also the library is having a used book sale so I’m going to try to make it over to that. Easy Christmas right there.

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I want to go to a pie night, it sounds like fun! Enjoy the leftovers :)

Can’t wait to see your kitchen! It’s great you’re getting it done down before baby arrives.

3 things for my day – 5 mile run (done!), the mall for some returns, and chili for dinner while watching Stranger Things most likely.

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That pie looks AMAZINGLY delicious!!

You’re so close, how exciting!!! I bet she’ll be here before you know it! YAY!!

My plans today are to do some house work (Wooo hoo! Ha!) and then head out for a 4-5 mile run! Nothing else is on the schedule which is just the way I like it!

Happy Saturday!!

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Yay, just a few more runs before your new little cutie arrives! So exciting :) And, I too can’t wait to see your kitchen!
Today will start with pilates (needed a day off from a run), followed by watching my nephew’s band competition, then tonight the whole family is going to watch my aunt’s play at a community theater. Should be a great day with lots of family… one of my favorite kinds of days :)
Happy Saturday!

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Thank you so much Wendy! Oh enjoy pilates (I really need to do that this next year:)! Sounds like a perfect day… lots of family time! Have a great time!

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I love that purple top you’re wearing on your run! May I ask where you got it?

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YES FOR SURE!! Thanks Jen! It is a moving comfort top that I bought a few years ago… I just searched online for it and can’t find it anywhere but if I do, I will let you know! Have a beautiful day Jen!

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3 things: getting our new refrigerator delivered, possibly going for a walk (although it’s quite cold here so it may be on the treadmill), and napping. I went to a Foo Fighters concert with my brother last night and got home at 3 am, but was wide awake by 8:30 this morning. I will be crashing hard this afternoon! Have a great weekend!

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I’m so jealous! I love the Foo Fighters! I hope you had a really good time!

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AHHHH the Foo Fighters concert sounds perfect! I hope you get an amazing nap this weekend! Yay for new appliances, the best!

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Sounds like a great Saturday to me! I haven’t run in 2 weeks due to a strained or torn (not sure what) hip flexor. Going to a Veterans Day parade with my dad(he’s a Navy vet). That’s all I got!

Have a great day!

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Oh Laura, I am SO so sorry about your hip flexor… keep me updated with how you are doing! Enjoy your time with your dad today at the Veterans Day and tell him thank you!

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Your watch is so pretty! What kind is it?

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THANK YOU Lauren! It is a Suunto Spartan Trainer Wrist HR! I need to write a review about it… I love it so far!

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Thanks!! Would love to hear your thoughts on it :) I’m looking for a new watch for Christmas!

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Wahoo!! I am writing it now and I’ll post it Monday morning!

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5K for an organization that provides service dogs to veterans, another 5 on the treadmill, and work.
Is that your new running watch? What do you think of it. I’m getting a new one cyber Monday when the best deals are supposed to be. I need to decide what to get.
So happy for you on the new kitchen. I can’t wait to see the pictures.

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Oh that 5k sounds amazing! It is my new running watch, I’ll write a review about it right away! Thank you Lee and enjoy your weekend!

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Hi Janae!

Hope your having a great day! I ran 6 miles which is huge for me coming off of a year long injury, so Yeah!
What watch are you wearing in the picture above? I have been thinking of getting a Garmin or a Fitbit to record steps and miles etc. What do you recommend? The only thing I don’t like about Garmins is the face looks huge and I have small wrists. Do they make Garmins with a smaller face?

Thanks for your thoughts on watches etc.

Tammy :)

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Hey Tammy! I am wearing the Suunto Spartan Trainer Wrist HR and I LOVE IT! I have never tried Fitbit but I also love Garmin, I’ve used them for like 10 years too! Have you thought of the Garmin Vivosmart?
https://www.amazon.com/Garmin-v%C3%ADvosmart-Activity-Tracker-Regular/dp/B0177V0H7K/ref=sr_1_3?ie=UTF8&qid=1510421682&sr=8-3&keywords=garmin+vivosmart&dpID=412xNVb-G0L&preST=_SY300_QL70_&dpSrc=srch

It records steps/distance too. I’ve never tried it but I have heard good things about it and it is MUCH smaller (kind of like the FItbit)! My parents LOVE their Fitbit!

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Thanks for the info. Janae! Do you like the Suunto Spartan better than your Garmin?
If so, why?

:)

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SURE Tammy! A few of the comments about the watch have inspired me to post a review on Monday morning… I’ll explain everything in detail there!

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I ran 4 miles with my dog this morning around the lake. It started out cold, but right when we were finished, the sun was out and it was a nice mile walk back to the house. I also stopped for some hot chai tea which made the walk even better! Lola is now snoozing away in her bed! I am 12 weeks pregnant (shh….we haven’t told anyone yet! waiting to tell both parents when we go home for Thanksgiving, before we spread the news!) but I hope to continue running like you have done so far!

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AHHHH CONGRATS Kathy… I am so so happy for you:) Way to go on your run this morning, sounds like a beautiful route! Keep me updated with how you are doing!!

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Brooke is so lucky to have wonderful grandparents who enjoy spending time with her. I would love my kids to have that.

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Oh Kendra, that is so so hard. I am so sorry. I bet you will be the best grandma ever when your kids have kids because you’ll know how much you wanted that for your kids. Thinking about you!

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Those cookies look amazing. I saw them on her Instagram too.

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Today is already Sunday for me as I live in Belgium :) I already did a Bodybalance work-out at the gym. Reading and ironing are next on the menu. I started reading Angela Duckworth’s Grit. I already have the book for quite some time, but when I saw you are reading it … I thought: o well, why not?

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Hubby and I went furniture shopping Saturday!

We looked at three different stores and think we have a winner!

We also had Chipole (my favorite) and got him wings for dinner (his favorite)

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