Week 2 (of 20) Barcelona 70.3 and 52 Weeks of Us

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The from and too that we skied today. Accidentally got caught on a Level 3 track :O
Monday, Jan 7 - this week is off to a different start as we are on a bit of a ski adventure. I'm understanding now that skiing is a great cardio workout, shoulders, abs, butt, hips, quads, calves, ALL the body parts! I forgot to start Garmin, but about 4 hours of skiing for my first day. I can't say I love it... but it's okay.

Our weekly challenge is: 15mins of meditation daily. We actually forgot today but I think being on the mountain, skiing... it was like meditation so we're good.

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Silly bathroom selfie because people's bathroom selfies crack us up :P
Tuesday, Jan 8 - 22 miles of skiing on the mountain today. That includes everything... I just hit start when we started and stop when we finished. Today was much better than yesterday. Still don't love it, but I like it. I had plenty of moments of enjoyment today. We're not very good at this meditating thing...

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I love the way my boys love each other <3
Wednesday, Jan 9 - just 4 miles of skiing today because it didn't feel right. My legs were tired and hurt and it wasn't in me. I don't love skiing. I'm not even sure that I like it.
A nice long hour ^ hike w/Jake and the day is complete ~ meditation on the mountain.


^ because it cracked me up! 

Thursday, Jan 10 - traveled from Folgaria to Valdobbiadene. Recovering from skiing too :O
Can I mediate in the grocery store? Is it strange that I love to grocery shop? Luca and I stopped at a huge one before hitting our mountain home for the week and I just love exploring the aisles. Especially when it's near empty and quiet. Yeah, that's my mediation for sure (you know, besides Luca slam dunking products into our car *eyeroll* LOL!).

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Easy night in Valdo w/my guys
Friday, Jan 11 - 2,100m swim this morning here in Valdo. Spent the rest of the day working and IN BED. Guys, I feel so sick... but I'm fighting it hard. OJ and crackers all day. Pleaseeee don't be getting the flu! By late night, I was feeling better and got a little bit of (plain) pizza down and played cards w/my guys. Right back to bed though!! 15mins meditation by the fire tonight with my beauties.

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Beautiful historical villa in the park where we like to take Jake to play.
Saturday, Jan 12 - feeling okay this morning. Ate a slice of toast and 1 egg, it seems happy. Still not gonna move much; whatever is in my system is still moving out...
Nice sunset walk with my guys, at home BBQ, prosecco, cards, and Netflix. Aloha is such a great movie *romance*.

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Did you know that breakfast is my FAVORITE!? Omelets filled with pancetta and veggies. 
Sunday, Jan 13 - the rest yesterday did me good! I feel much better this morning and went right away to swim. 2,300 meters with a weird rule - not allowed to wear my watch!? OooooK.
Mimosa's and Brunch w/my love to follow!

Weekly Totals:
Swim - 2 x 4,400 meters
Ski x apx 50 miles.
I warned you this week would be special! Oh and we SUCK at 15mins of meditation a day!

Next week:
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Gosh his hands are so much sexier than mine! 
And training continues!!