Friday, April 3, 2015

Friday Fascinations: 5 "Good" Things!

TGIF my friends!  Today, I am linking up with Mar, Courtney and Cynthia for the Friday Five Link Up!


The theme is 5 "Good" Things so I thought I would share with you 5 good things from the last week!  I am also linking up with Jill Conyers for her Fitness Friday!


1.  The SUPER awesome shoe stores in San Diego, Movin Shoes, have agreed to co-host a Poker Run benefitting the Epilepsy Foundation on April 9th.  (Check them out if you are ever in San Diego and you can use code SDMOM for $10 of any purchase $50 or more.) Please consider joining us for this event so we can raise LOTS of money for the Foundation.


2.  My cousin turned 40 last week and SDDad and I got to enjoy a Friday evening out on a fancy pants yacht in Newport Beach.  I love a good date night!


3.  On Sunday, I ran the Carlsbad 5000 All Day 20K race.  You can read my recap here.  Spoiler Alert?  I would do it again!


4.  One of the hardest things in the world for me is not seeing my kids nearly enough during the week.  So on Tuesday, SDDad and I had the day off from work for Cesar Chavez Day and we got to walk the kids to school.  It was so much fun!  #itsthelittlethings


5.  And because of above mentioned day off, SDDad and I got to enjoy a very RARE day date at Pizza Port Brewing Company in Solana Beach.  They have amazing pizza!  I went running after dropping the kids off and he went biking and we met up after.  I cheated and took a shower first!


Tell me something fun from your week!

As always, I wish you Happy Feet,
SD Mom

11 comments:

  1. Seriously, I don't think there is anything better than a DAY date!! So fun and what a great week! Have a wonderful weekend Smitha!

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  2. Lots of fun and good things there. The race looked great. I'd love to do the poker run, but a little outside of my commute, haha. Nothing like a day off during the week. I enjoy when I do some WFH days like that and can walk my daughter to preschool. That was the one benefit of the snow this winter was when I would work from home and have snow day pancakes with her for breakfast.

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    1. I love that! I knew you were a good person, now I know you are a good ad too! have a great weekend!

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  3. I ran the Carlsbad 5000 last year; it's such a great race! Congrats on your accomplishment! I hope your great week continues into the weekend.

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    1. How fun! Will you do it again next year?

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  4. Congratulations on your race! Enjoy the long weekend with your family. Happy Easter! -L

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  5. So much fun, I love having days off during the week to spend with my son and date nights are always great! We are going out tonight for sushi, I can't tell you the last time we went out for dinner just the two of us, I can't wait! I hope you have a great weekend!

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  6. I love day dates! They rarely happen and that makes them all the more special. I also love Newport Beach. Your blog always makes me miss CA. I NEED to move back :)

    Have an awesome weekend Smitha and thanks for linking up with Fitness Friday!

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  7. You look like you really enjoyed the race! My boys love it when both my husband and I can pick them up from daycare together. It's happens so rarely though!

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  8. I ran 8 miles in the PQ canyon with my husband - that's our "day date." His family is in town, so I'm eating really nutritious Indian food. It's helping with running recovery, for sure!

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