Sunday, May 4, 2014

What's for Dinner? Week of 5/4

Last Sunday, I was driving through Zion National Park on my way home from Ragnar Trail Zion. The rest of the day got a bit crazy, and I never got around to writing my weekly recap / menu planning post. In fact, I never even made a meal plan. Booo.

Last week was a bit crazy at work - training in a new guy. It's not a very good excuse, but I think it was probably a factor in the disappointing results of last week.

Monday, 4/28 - LAZY!

Tuesday, 4/29 - LAZY!

Wednesday, 4/30 - LAZY!

Thursday, 5/1 - LAZY! But I did start the #FFYoga Namaste in May challenge with Chair Pose.

Friday, 5/2 - LAZY! Except for Downdog.

Saturday, 5/3 - Race for the Cure 5k, which turned out to be 3.7 miles. :( I convinced Jeff to do this one with me, so we weren't doing it for speed - just trying to get through it. It was a great morning!

Race for the Cure 2014 | Las Vegas

Also managed Day 3 of #FFYoga challenge - Child's Pose

Sunday, 5/4 - REST. But I WILL get in the yoga pose of the day. Happy Baby.

What's next? I still need to get in my final #5bythe5th 5k. I suppose I could count yesterday's race, but I want to try to run it fast, so I'm hoping to get it in tomorrow morning before work.

what's for dinner?

We're heading to LA / Catalina Island on Friday for a weekend getaway. We'll be SCUBA diving, attending my cousin's wedding, and relaxing by the ocean. I hope to get in at least one run, too.

We'll probably need to spend most of our weeknights preparing for our weekend trip, so I'm keeping dinners super simple.

Sunday - Bean dip with tortilla chips

Monday - Baked pasta

Tuesday - Leftovers

Wednesday - Bean dip with tortilla chips

Thursday - Leftovers

Friday - Dinner at Antonio’s Pizzeria & Cabaret

Saturday - Cousin's wedding at Catalina Casino

I'm linking up with Laura over at Mommy Run Fast and Jill at Fitness, Health, & Happiness. Go check out what everyone else is cooking up this week.

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10 comments:

  1. Hope you get another 5 by the 5th in! Have a great week, Clarinda!

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    1. I totally did! I wanted to sleep in, but told myself NO, you've got to RUN!

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  2. I love eating dips and appetizers as a dinner.

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    1. Sometimes it's just easier, especially since it's just the two of us.

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  3. I actually almost went to Zion NP last weekend, its been a while and I wanted to get some hiking in. But life got in the way and I wasn't able to go.
    How was the Zion Ragnar? I bet that's one beautiful course!

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    1. How funny?! Ragnar Zion is actually at Zion Ponderosa Ranch not in the national park, but yes, it's very pretty there.

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  4. Some weeks do that to me too, I just have to get through them lol I love the 3.7 5K Have a great scuba diving time, that sounds like an adventure :)

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    1. I definitely didn't like the extra long 5k at the time, but at least I got in a little extra mileage. It will be my first time scuba diving in the ocean. I'm excited, but also a little nervous.

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  5. Dinners have been simple at our house too due to travel. Lucky you with some bonus mileage at the Komen race!

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    1. Hope you've been traveling to fun and exciting places. :-)

      I guess the bonus mileage was fun, but I'm sure glad I'd decided to run/walk it with my husband instead of shooting for a PR. ;-)

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