TGIFriday Faves.

Hello Friday! Nice to see you again. I greeted the sunrise this morning with a 7 mile run.
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Turned on MapMyRun just for fun. Comes in handy.
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I have to say that even though the weather has been playing with my emotions lately I am kind of digging the cooler weather in the mornings. This morning’s run was a chilly 40 degrees. I know it’s not going to stick around long so I will have to just enjoy it while it lasts and sip on hot coffee to stay warm.
I rocked it out in these new hot pink Asics I got from my dad for my birthday. Not sure how I feel about these yet, still breaking ’em in. We will see if they make the cut.
Sure do love that color though.
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On to my faves this week…
This girl’s post…just read it, you will be inspired. She is an awesome ultrarunner and I am loving her blog lately.
Two boxes…keep filling up the gold one.
-Mint shorts? I need to find these. Great color for spring and summer.
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-Bellini scented candles from Bath and Body works. Loving all the smells of the season. Reminds me of being out on the patio for brunch on a lovely Saturday afternoon.
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-Mango kombucha. Can’t get enough of these drinks. Plus I am just loving mangos right now.
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-The runner’s high. Yes, it’s my favorite pretty much all the time so it should probably stay on this list.
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What’s on tap for your CINCO DE MAYO weekend? Ever tried kombucha? 
What’s your favorite fruit? 
That would have to be a tie between bananas and strawberries.

28 thoughts on “TGIFriday Faves.

  1. I tried kombucha about a zillion years ago before I was into a healthy lifestyle, and I thought it tasted sour and gross I haven’t given it a chance since. But I’m sure there are much better brands out there than the one I tried. Maybe I’ll venture out of my drinking comfort zone 🙂

  2. Loving the picture of the sunset! Mango kombucha sounds good. I’ve never tried kombucha before but wouldn’t mind giving it a shot.

  3. Awesome splits, girlie! Wish my legs were as fast as yours. Those mint shorts are amazing. I am loving anything mint colored lately…we got in some shoes at work that are mint colored (the ASICS Gel-Nimbus 15s, I think) and I’m really trying not to buy them. It’s tough, mentally. 🙂 This weekend, I’m working and heading to my fiance’s cousin’s wedding on Saturday night. I totally plan on indulging in some Mexican food on Sunday, and hopefully a post-work margarita. Hope you have a great weekend!

  4. Peach Bellini? That must be one good scented candle. I can’t wait for watermelon season. There’s nothing like a sweet watermelon. Is there a watermelon Kombucha?

  5. Last week’s 6-mile run I ran at a 9’16″ pace. I just felt off the entire time and wasn’t enjoying it but for me, that was a good pace. The trail was boring, etc. This weekend, the weather was perfect, and I somehow didn’t psych myself up for the run. I had good runs all week, so that was encouraging. Having my husband with me on the weekends is always motivating and he helps push and pace me. With a few stoplight stops and dodging the masses of tourists looking up at all the monuments we ran 8 miles at an 8’57″ pace. Honestly, I couldn’t believe it. I felt great the entire time and felt like I could have kept going. The entire run just felt good. I was shocked and happy at the same time.

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