|Expo, a little underwhelming|
but on the upside with nothing to look at or buy we left with our pockets full of cash (or change) and with plenty of extra time to do our usual Saturday activity...sitting around. In the goody bag there was also a lot of nothing so...that was exciting. We did get a water bottle which I fully intend to carry around as a symbol of my awesomeness. What was missing from the bag was course maps and busing instructions. Fingers crossed the website is right.
|Number 337: symbolically known as the number of the plodder|
|I got a pink t-shirt, confirmation that I am indeed a girl.|
My Mom and Dad were super sweet and sent my flowers and chocolates as a good luck surprise. Totally unexpected. They are so awesome. Can't wait until they fully bloom. Going to be so pretty. And now that I know there is chocolate to eat when I am done racing I will probably PR.
I met my friends J and C for lunch. Delicious Greek salad and pitas and hummus to carbo load Greek style. Plus some of this bad boy was shared (for carbo loading purposes of course).
I decided that I also needed pumpkin bars to go with my chocolates as a reward so had to stop at the store on the way home. (Heather found pumpkin at Walmart so crisis averted unless you count going to Walmart on a Saturday a crisis which I have decided should never be done). While standing in line to check out for an hour I noticed this thing staring at me and had to purchase it.
It is chapstick. Weirdest thing ever. And bound to wind up under the couch. But I couldn't resist.
|I run for chocolate|
|Yes this was probably a waste of $3|
Well the Garmin is charging. Chews are packed. The outfit is ready. Water bottle found. All systems go.
Off to do more carbo loading.