Skip to content

Things to do in winter when you’re bored. 

January 10, 2017

 Hello! Yesterday was Lila’s first day back at school and my first day of teaching for the spring semester. I guess Christmas break really is over. 

Speaking of classes starting, this guy is starting up at the Little Gym: 

    …and Lila started winter swim classes. Hopefully she’ll be totally ready for the pool by the time summer rolls around! 

  Towards the end of break, we were blessed with a “snow” day…which really just meant bitter cold temps and no snow. We spent the day baking gingerbread cookies:


  …and painting bird houses.

We’ve definitely reached the end of our rope for winter activities. God bless pre-k. 🙂   
Colder temps called for lots of soup. This ended up as a beef, kale, and veggie soup– simple and tasty!

   In other news, I’ve started running more and Ryan and I have even signed up for a spring half marathon! It will be my longest race since running the marathon two years ago, so…eek! I’m nervous but excited– it’s fun to have a big goal to work towards again!  
I’m using Map My Run to track:

but I had a friend tell me about Strava, so I might try that. I’m also hoping for an Apple Watch for my birthday, which I think will be great for training as well.  How did people ever run without technology? 😜

Have a great day!


2 Comments leave one →
  1. Dad permalink
    January 10, 2017 7:17 pm

    Where are Ryan’s stats? 😉 Better get that boy moving.

    • January 12, 2017 12:01 am

      Haha…he’ll have to post that himself. 😉

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: