Saturday, October 10, 2009

Choices.

Every single Friday night for the past month I’ve said to myself, “Self, tomorrow morning you’re going to get up and go to the 7:30 am Spin class.” If for no other reason, I’d like to see what kind of people can make it there at 7:30 on a Saturday morning. Something tells me these people aren’t drinking a pitcher of Margaritas or going to a party like this the night before:

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Who knows? I could be wrong.

It turns out I won’t find out today because when you roll out of bed at 9:30 it does not facilitate getting to a 7:30 spin class. I did not let that deter my need for exercise though. When I looked out my window I saw this:

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Okay, that’s kind of a lie. What I actually saw was my neighbor’s ghetto fabulous blow up Halloween decorations and plastic pumpkins plastered all over her yard. But, when I looked beyond the Halloween vomit in my neighbor’s yard, I was able to see a beautiful sunshiny fall day. So, I thought, “I will go for a run!”

Just as I was looking for some clean running clothes rolling back over in bed for another 5 minutes (hey, I needed a little more energy for that run!) Lainey comes running (at least somebody was running) into the bedroom and says,

“Hey, Mama, want to come downstairs for cinnamon rolls and coffee?”

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Seriously, who could turn that down?

After that delicious breakfast I could actually feel my ass getting bigger. There was nothing that was going to keep me from working out now! I just had to check something real quick before I changed my clothes.

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Okay, facebook is like a black hole. You get sucked in, and you can’t get out. Before I knew it I was watching this:


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Like, whoa.

Then, I decided I wanted to go to a pumpkin patch today. So I had to Google that, just really fast and then I will be out the door. For real.

It took me longer than I thought, but I finally decided to go here:

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Ok, I just have to check my email, and then it’s off I go. I must have been sucked into a time warp because the next thing I know I hear Shawn and the girls getting ready to come inside for lunch. Oh my, I have to run upstairs and hop into the shower before they realize I’ve been doing nothing for the last hour and a half.

Oh no! What about this:

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Better luck next Saturday, I guess. But, do I look super buff in that photo, or what?

9 comments:

short southern momma said...

Too funny!! You sound just like me...once I sign into FB its all over! Twitter is even worst!! haha. Sounds like you have had a great weekend! = )

Amber said...

Did you notice the hair on his back? It also looks like he's turning himself on with this one:) I think I just threw up in my mouth!

Hillary said...

You do look super buff, and wow your hair grows fast!

I just started going to the gym and taking a class, feel like I got my butt kicked. I think I'll stick to running and leave the classes/gym up to you.

Laanykidsmom said...

Thanks for stopping by my blog. Your girls are absolutely adorable, and of course I had to laugh at the post about your daughter's VCUG and the straw comment she made! My daughter had that same thing done, and DeVos is great - been there for a lot of things. Oh, also reading your blog makes me want to go shopping. I enjoy TJMaxx quite a bit, as well as the Gap Outlet!

Abbie said...

That's actually a photo of me, but nice try!

Rachel said...

Thanks for visiting my blog :)

I love cinnamon rolls! They are such a weakness of mine. Nothing beats a hot cinnamon roll on a Sunday morning.

Llama said...

I dont blame you for not turning down those cinn. rolls! Oh man now you got me in the mood! you are hysterical!

Christa said...

I know what you mean about having margarita's the night before and not wanting to get up to work out the next morning!

I wouldn't turn down a cinnamon roll either!!

That video is HILARIOUS!

Jen said...

You seriously crack me up! I love reading your blog.

Yeah I don't blame you for not running on Saturday, sometimes it's just not meant to be.

I agree with the FB thing. Don't worry about it, it sucks me in too. The other day I was on for like two hours talking to different people, looking at pictures and taking those stupid quizes. I need FB help.

By the way..you do look buff in that picture! :)