Happy Saturday! I’m bouncing off the walls excited because I decided to take my running shoes out of hibernation, lace up, and see what happened. I got in a slow and steady 2.5 miles – didn’t push myself and took walking breaks when my foot was acting up, but overall, it was a fantastic run!

Kim Shoes

Ah, I’ve missed my obnoxiously electric blue Brooks. These bad boys are my favorite!

Run 1

As you can see, I have no fashion sense, as I did pair my electric blue shoes with a bright orange shirt. Whatever, #noshame, I DO WHAT I WANT!

The SIgn

I accidentally turned on Pandora and my all time guilty pleasure song – The Sign by Ace of Base – came on. Needless to say, I turned up the volume and sang out out loud (while simultaneously hoping no one saw me rocking out! Ha).

map my run

 I only turned on Map My Run to see how far I went – for the time being, I am not paying attention to pace because I don’t want to push myself to injury again. So, slow but steady, but good enough for me!

Kim Run
This is my “I forgot how hard running is” face.

Kim Stretch

 And the stick is back! I stretched for a good 30 minutes, which was great. Well, kind of great. The whole time I used to the stick, I was making horrible noises and close to tears from pain – but good pain.

Well I’m off to make breakfast, shower, then heading to Rockford because my aunt had her babies yesterday. Eeeeeeek! Cue Auntie Kim being much too excited to spoil the crap out of them!

Your Turn!

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12 Thoughts on “Saturday Running Scenes

  1. i’m going to my first brewer game as a fan! instead of working as a member of the media!!! pretty pumped about it!! have a good weekend, kim! :)
    carrie recently posted…travel tuesdays: san diegoMy Profile

  2. Love the shoes! That’s what my last pair were and I did a post about them called “Smurfette” because, well, you understand…

    Glad your run felt good. A great way to start the weekend!
    Linda Tharp recently posted…Music To My EarsMy Profile

  3. Nice choice in music. :) That was quite the popular song when I was a kid. Love those Brooks shoes! What kind of Brooks are they?
    Nikki @ grab your kicks recently posted…Retraining the BrainMy Profile

  4. I totally never match when I workout either. Good song choice! Yeah for running again!
    Kerry recently posted…Friday HappeningsMy Profile

  5. I love your shoes! Too cute! And yes it feels so good to just get out and run and not really care about the time. Still something I’m learning how to do :)
    Alyssa @ See This Girl Run recently posted…Workout Log and then someMy Profile

  6. Whew! It’s always nice getting in a good run! Good for you for taking it slow. :)
    Natalie @ lovenataliemarie recently posted…The Perfect WeekendMy Profile

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