Welcome to Walking to Somewhere, a virtual hike where we plot our mileage against a common goal to give each other group support and encouragement.
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Today was Jim's first day at his new job, so I got a good walk in early, a fair bit of walking at work, and a walk to the library and back to the shop at lunchtime.Got home to find Jim and his dad in the midst of installing the hot water tank, so I worked in the yard for over an hour, hauling branches to the burning pile. It sure all added up!Today: 13212 steps/ 5.43 milesAT: 191.58YTD: 288.68And now I'm off for my first hot shower in my house since Monday the 14th! :)
Yay!!!! Wonderful that you have your hot water tank.Steps: 9200Total Miles: 3.63AT: 159.69YTD Total: 224.27Morning walk with my sisters. We saw the goslings and ducklings and a lot of other birds too as well as a variety of dogs. Then we went on a search for costume stuff for my oldest. I'd walked enough not to bother with a second walk :P.
Usual day, ran 3.5 and walked 1.5 in the evening with Bonnie. Since whenever I told people about this activity they always ask if I've read "A Walk In The Woods" by Bill Bryson, I read the book on the plane flight to and from Pittsburgh. Not a very inspiring book, but at times very funny. At least now I can jut out my chin and manly say "Yes I've read the book" :)Total: 5.0AT: 236
Oddly enough, I started talking with Bonnie about the Appalacian Trail a couple years back because of that book. I agree with you entirely that it wasn't inspiring, but in a weird way it was. I mean, he didn't do everything right, he wasn't some grand expert, and yet he did walk the trail (okay not all of it, but you know what I mean :).)While it was funny, I was actually surprised at how much was cynical and negative. Boy did that man have a cutting tongue on him. Admittedly this is memory from a couple years ago, but...
The usual 1.6 in the evening. I had a nasty sinus headache so even that was an effort. Hello spring. Why was I tired of winter again? At least snow doesn't have pollen. AT: 103.3ytd: 152.6
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