I enjoy running alone when I just want to wake up and go for a quick run, no fussing, or if I need some alone time. I like to think life decisions out on long runs. I always come back with a clear head, endorphins, and an idea of what I want to do. (Or, if it’s a situation where I can’t do anything, at least some peace of mind that I need to leave it up to the universe, and it’s out of my control.)
Flow. I like being on that running flow, when all your thoughts just swirl around and you can focus on your breathing, and the air, and the sunshine (if you’re lucky), the breeze, or that delightful, slightly obnoxious hum of lawnmowers.
But yesterday, during my shopping trip, my friend Deanna and I made a pact: running today!
Awwyeah, ready to run! We were shooting for three miles. We took a little detour to the beach, parks, and a quaint residential area I never knew existed! We ended up running 3.18 in ~38. Woo!
After all, we ate a lot of cheesecake yesterday:
Deanna got the oreo cheesecake. I’ve never tried it, but I don’t think you can go wrong with any flavor there!
I also had the gigantic (lunch portion!) barbeque chicken salad from The Cheesecake Factory that lasted for three meals (seriously, I just ate some more of it for lunch). Craaaziness, what a deal, they really give you a lot!
Well, it’s off to pack for my upcoming trip to Vancouver/Alaska/San Francisco! Woohoo!
Have you been to any of these places? Are you going on a vacation soon, or did you have one already?
Favorite type of cheesecake?