Yay! Thursday! Best day of the week because it is TV night, I have track practice and tomorrow is Friday 🙂
BUT – Today is your LAST CHANCE to donate money towards the Ottawa Hospital Bone Cancer fundraiser through Rattle me Bones – for every $5 you donate, you get an entry for a $25 Lululemon giftcard! I will be drawing tomorrow!!
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Thing #1 – Busy is everyone’s middle name
We have a big scheduling conflict tonight with P at parent/teacher interviews and I am scheduled to coach. Usually finding a baby sitter is no big deal – we have one main one and several back-ups. But they are all busy. At the last minute (meaning last periods at school) I saw one of my track kids who has watched Max before at meets and asked if she was free – she is! She also lives down the street from our practice facility, so it works out. Max will be at track, but they can be busy doing other things.
Thing #2 – Running, Running, Running and three hits to the hips
Today I am teaching a specialized program and they have gym class every morning. They have really enjoyed running – the lead teacher is a Boston Marathoner – and we went out for a quick run this morning. I did not have my garmin with me – but according to google maps – we ran about 2.4 KM in 11:06. Most of the boys were wearing skateboarding shoes too! Afterwards we played a mean game of Dodgeball. I got three hits square on my right hip that left red welts. The boys thought it was hilarious!
Thing #3 – Hangry
Despite having breakfast, a snack and lunch (which was pasta) – I am hungry right now. Really hungry. Of course, when one is hungry these kind of things happen to be on your desk: