Monday, January 6, 2014

Weekend Shenanigans

I hope everyone had a good first weekend of the new year! Mine was a good mix of relaxation mixed with things to do.

Friday
I only work 1/2 a day in the mornings on Friday, so after that, I came home, made lunch, and did a Zumba workout on my Wii. Hubby came home and we drove down to Bloomington, had dinner at Chick Fil A, and did a little shopping at the Mall of America. Ok, so I've had this quest for a couple weeks for a black vest. Nothing too puffy, but something thin, but warm for the winter (especially since it's been -15 or so the past couple days for a high!). We literally looked all over on New Year's Day. So I looked at a couple stores at the Mall with no luck. We went over to REI and I found this vest! It's not down filled, but it's thin and super warm! It was more than I usually spend on a piece of clothing, but it's a good investment piece and I've worn it every day since I got it! So I think it's worth it :)

Saturday
My sister-in-law and I signed up at a local fitness studio. They had a holiday special on punch cards, so we did our first Zumba class yesterday! It was a lot of fun- didn't even feel like a workout! I did some grocery shopping later that day, some cleaning, then we had our neighbors over for drinks and chatting.

Sunday



Weekend Highlights

4 comments:

  1. I love Zumba! I've always done it in one of those classes at the 24 Hour Fitness gym. How is Zumba on the Wii? I think I'd prefer going to the gym though. There's just something about working out with an instructor and a group of women. It's so much fun!

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    1. I really like Zumba on the Wii! You have to wear a belt around your waist with the remote in it, which can tend to slide around. Actually though, I thought the class I went to was easier than my game! It was still challenging, but it was more fun with other people and made the time go by faster!

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  2. Zumba is the business! haha Sunday is always the day of relaxation.....sometimes it's my only day!

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    1. We have been trying hard lately to keep Sundays as our 'free' days- try to get everything done during the week so we have one day to relax!

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