When the temps take a nose dive like this, so does my motivation. Cold weather and lack of motivation makes is really really hard to want to do anything more active than laying on the couch with a blanket. It is a crying shame that being lazy is not part of my 2010 goals and part of the plan is going to require me to fight through this Winter lethargy.
Chubby Hubby and I have set up our first challenge for ourselves to kick off the New Year and get us back into the routine of exercise. We have committed to 30 days of She-Devil Jillian Michael's 30 Day Shred. It is a lofty goal but completely within our reach. Twenty minutes a day is something we both have and the only requirement is that we get it done before turning in for the night. Game on starting tomorrow!!!
Today was Sarge's last day in our department until she returns from deployment. **sniff sniff** I blubbered as I walked to my car this afternoon. (FYI, crying in sub-zero temps is not a good thing....frozen tears sting like hell) I felt like a total moron for the waterworks display. It is not like I won't be in contact with her and it is not like she is never coming back (prayers please). What can I say....I am a total sap. I am going to miss her. Prior to saying our temporary good-byes, we vowed that there would be a race upon her return. She'll train there and I will train here. Thankfully I have a lot of time to
On a side note, it is Friday night and I am making lists. This is one of those moments that make me shake my head and wonder how I got to a point in my life where list making on a weekend night would be considered "fun". It seems like the perfect weekend to clean out cupboards and make the mother of all grocery lists. Who needs to go out with that kind of fun!