|Yes...I snoozed from 4:45 to 4:54 am...|
Finally it wasn't too icy or too cold. I was still really sore from Saturday and Sunday (I went to spin class on Sunday), so I ran pretty slowly. I was just happy to get out! Getting my run in in the morning is just the best feeling. No, the 4:45am alarm isn't so much...but you always have to remember how you feel when it's over. There is a GREAT article on runnersworld.com about this. The Remy's World articles are always great. I think about this one every time I'm debating sleeping in. Find it here.
Moving on (and backtracking...) I came home on Sunday to these:
|These + 3 more|
I used this recipe from allrecipes.com. It was very simple - I also added cinnamon.
Because it's just me around the house these days and I have an overabundance of bread, I decided to mail the loaf down to Drew as a nice surprise for him. Well turns out I ruined the surprise. My friend Sierra was on her way over when it was baking and I sent her this text message: "I can't even handle how good the banana bread smells. It's for Drew but we may just have to eat it ourselves ahhhhh!" Only I didn't send it to Sierra - I sent it to DREW!!! The classic mistake of the "wrong text." SHOOT!! Oh well - the cat was out of the bag. Sierra and I still had to test my creation so I sent it to Drew with a sliver missing - he is used to me eating his food anyway. :)
Speaking of cats, the bread arrived at Drew's today:
|Stella is skeptical.|
|I guess it's good!!|
That's all I got for ya. :)
1. Are you a morning runner?