… and I lived to blog about it
Well, I certainly didn’t waste any time with my hours-old goal. Just got in from my first-ever official walk/jog/run combo — and first-exercise-except-tennis-or-Wii-games in a long time.
I am still in my running hoodie and yoga pants, panting hard, but wanted to record my observations for posterity:
- Ears are hurting badly — is this normal? Is it the cold air, or is this some kind of running side effect?
- Breathing is ragged
- Feel gross and sweaty
- Running down the hills was great, but it made my shins hurt — again, normal?
- Darling Husband is much faster than me …
- … and so is Little Dog.
- I have an extremely … flighty … run. Arms sort of flailing, ponytail bobbing like crazy.
Kind of like someone I once knew …