Run Nelly Run

Run Nelly Run

Running through life as self-proclaimed house wife, mother, homeschooler, and wanna-be chef

Contemplating Divorce

I am contemplating divorce with my treadmill! I am officially ready for outdoor running full time….even if that means pushing two healthy-weighted boys around in an already heavy stroller…yup, it’s really come down to this 😉

Sorry Nordic Trek! it has nothing to do with you, it’s me! I’m tired of playing with the incline, sweating profusely…your fan never getting me cool enough, and while I love my children…I do not love playing referee between the two while I’m trying to squeeze in a 10 mile run via hamster wheel.

Maybe some time apart will heal all wounds….for now….I think we need our space.

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Really.  How much more exciting can the same photo get?  I played with the incline between .5%-10% and I just wasn’t getting my usual fun-filled feeling….I am just really ready for spring!

My weekend long run calls for 22 miles total with half of those at goal marathon pace.  My plan of action:

Ryan gone, means I’m flying solo.

Not willing to spread the viral fun we’ve been dealing with…so not willing to pass kids off on to friends.

6 miles warm up pushing stroller outside

10 miles on the treadmill at goal marathon pace

6 miles cool down pushing stroller outside

WISH ME LUCK!

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Thule….if your out there! please consider me as an ambassador!  I have burned through 3 of these bad boys from using them every day for the past 6 years!!!!!

My boys have grown entirely too fast!

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These two can drive me absolutely bananas and in the same breath melt me into a puddle of mom mush.

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Parenthood…it isn’t for everyone….but it definitely is worth all of the gray hairs, trial and error, and sleepless nights….one kiss from your little one and it negates any of the negative.

 

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