The day started off LAZY and slow. Cuddles, coffee, cartoons and celebrating the fact that my husband was finally home after a long week of being gone! Couldn't have drummed up a better start to a Saturday!
An hour or so after having some eggs and coffee, I grabbed my stylish water belt, some GU packets and I was off for my 16 miles and determined to nail 12 of them at a 7:30 pace or better. I drove to an area about five minutes from my house that had a flatter course than my usual hilly neighborhood course that I've run all my other outside runs. Just me, my thoughts (no ipod), gentle rolling hills, and farm land! And I FELT GREAT!
Here's how it went down: