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Today: More green, brown and orange things, and rowing circuits. I arrived late and missed warm-up but it didn't matter because I ran all the way there so I was already warm. It's the scout way.

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Just looking at my stats, accumulated over years and years here. If I were really like that, I'd be pretty damn impressive. Strength 37? Stamina 45? What am I, Chuck Norris?

 

And this, again, is why I need a longer term focus.

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I must share this.

 

Possibly with students.

There's a whole album full of it. Novely records can be pretty iffy, of course, but there are some pretty good tracks on there if you're into nerdcore. 

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Today's stuff:

Short run in my lunch break

Food pretty good but too many nuts. They don't call the noise of a nutshell breaking "crack" for nothing, you know.

And I commented in Portuguese on a post in iTalki, browsed european portuguese teachers online and made a shortlist of three.

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STR 43 | DEX 21 | STA 49 | CON 30 | WIS 45 | CHA 21

Challenges: #1 #2 #3 #4 #5 #6 #7 #8 #9 #10 #11 #12 #13 #14 #15 #16 #17 #18 #19 #20 #21 #22 #23 #24 #25

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Today:

Read ten pages of my Portuguese running book, ran 5k pretty fast and did 125 Push-ups in 5 sets with my feet up on the bed.

Ate all the right stuff. An ok Saturday.

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Challenges: #1 #2 #3 #4 #5 #6 #7 #8 #9 #10 #11 #12 #13 #14 #15 #16 #17 #18 #19 #20 #21 #22 #23 #24 #25

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We got ourselves a copy of Just Dance for Christmas. I think it might be the greatest scientific advance in the field of aerobic exercise since the burpee.

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STR 43 | DEX 21 | STA 49 | CON 30 | WIS 45 | CHA 21

Challenges: #1 #2 #3 #4 #5 #6 #7 #8 #9 #10 #11 #12 #13 #14 #15 #16 #17 #18 #19 #20 #21 #22 #23 #24 #25

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I've been smashing the Portuguese today. I have read some more of my book (before I even got out of bed!), beaten a couple of Brazilians at Trivia Crack in Portuguese, contacted City Lit College and the Portuguese Consulate to ask about their exams (CAPLE and GCSE respectively) and listened to some old Michel Thomas lessons.

Apart from that, it's been a fairly subdued day. I ran a couple of miles but only fairly slowly.

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Excellent on both counts! 10k is a good distance. Oh, all distances are good distances. So do you have a plan to get up to race fitness?

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I have no time aspirations for the HM or marathon, so it's just getting the miles on at the moment. I did have a plan but I'm already behind schedule by a week. I'd factored two weeks margin for illness but used that up already! My running group leader has written me a plan so I'm hoping to be able to get back on track by next week.

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 Just read it and sounds great! (hmm, darned english, I mean I read it in past tense, not.. nevermind)

 

Also, great portuguesing!, hope you don't die getting that B!, sounds like a pretty badass exam if you can die trying, but then, I don't speak portuguese.

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We have Dance Central (which I think is similar to Just Dance) and it's so fun! One of my favorite things to do. You've inspired me to dig it out of the closet again :) Looks like you've had a great past few days!

Dooooooo Eeeeeeet!

I might have to add a new challenge: finally nail the moves to "Fancy" by Iggy Azalea.

And yes, I have thanks!

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I have no time aspirations for the HM or marathon, so it's just getting the miles on at the moment. I did have a plan but I'm already behind schedule by a week. I'd factored two weeks margin for illness but used that up already! My running group leader has written me a plan so I'm hoping to be able to get back on track by next week.

It's never too late to catch up. Just keep at it - you'll do fine.

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STR 43 | DEX 21 | STA 49 | CON 30 | WIS 45 | CHA 21

Challenges: #1 #2 #3 #4 #5 #6 #7 #8 #9 #10 #11 #12 #13 #14 #15 #16 #17 #18 #19 #20 #21 #22 #23 #24 #25

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Just read it and sounds great! (hmm, darned english, I mean I read it in past tense, not.. nevermind)

Also, great portuguesing!, hope you don't die getting that B!, sounds like a pretty badass exam if you can die trying, but then, I don't speak portuguese.

Mm, although neither of the institutions I applied to have answered yet. It's almost like they want to keep their language a secret so they can talk about us behind our backs.

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STR 43 | DEX 21 | STA 49 | CON 30 | WIS 45 | CHA 21

Challenges: #1 #2 #3 #4 #5 #6 #7 #8 #9 #10 #11 #12 #13 #14 #15 #16 #17 #18 #19 #20 #21 #22 #23 #24 #25

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So today:

No dancing.

Jogged to the rowing club and had the weight room to myself so did five times round a circuit of squats, assisted pull-ups (I can do two and a half now) , rows, diamond Push-ups (I can do twelve now) bridges, curls, sit-ups and something else that I don't know what it's called but involving my back.

Also reading my Portuguese book and quiz-battling Brazilians. I did ok, although a particular low point was thinking a question was about which Princess had six rings. It wasn't six, it was seven, and it wasn't rings, it was dwarves. #fail.

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Speaking of books, has anyone read "The Thrilling Adventures of Lovelace and Babbage"? It might just be the nerdiest book ever. I'm loving that too.

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Oh and as you can see, I finally got sick of the default tapatalk signature line.

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Challenges: #1 #2 #3 #4 #5 #6 #7 #8 #9 #10 #11 #12 #13 #14 #15 #16 #17 #18 #19 #20 #21 #22 #23 #24 #25

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Today was the usual:

Eating orange, brown and green things

Punishing Portuguese verbs with extreme ferocity

Runnin' and Rowin' (3km and 5km respectively, both fast - a bit too fast, actually and I couldn't keep it up. The rowing was only on a machine, not a proper boat)

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Level 20 Ferret Demon Scout

STR 43 | DEX 21 | STA 49 | CON 30 | WIS 45 | CHA 21

Challenges: #1 #2 #3 #4 #5 #6 #7 #8 #9 #10 #11 #12 #13 #14 #15 #16 #17 #18 #19 #20 #21 #22 #23 #24 #25

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Speaking of books, has anyone read "The Thrilling Adventures of Lovelace and Babbage"? It might just be the nerdiest book ever. I'm loving that too.

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I've not read it, I just googled it and it doesn't look like my kind thing. I think my husband would like it though.

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I've not read it, I just googled it and it doesn't look like my kind thing. I think my husband would like it though.

It's marvelous! Everything a book should be. It's satisfyingly heavy, it's well presented and smells nice and it has lots of good footnotes and jokes based on maths and computing and.... Oh my goodness!

Anyway, I've finished it now. That's how good it was.

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STR 43 | DEX 21 | STA 49 | CON 30 | WIS 45 | CHA 21

Challenges: #1 #2 #3 #4 #5 #6 #7 #8 #9 #10 #11 #12 #13 #14 #15 #16 #17 #18 #19 #20 #21 #22 #23 #24 #25

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So... Basically what I'm saying is: when's your husband's birthday?

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STR 43 | DEX 21 | STA 49 | CON 30 | WIS 45 | CHA 21

Challenges: #1 #2 #3 #4 #5 #6 #7 #8 #9 #10 #11 #12 #13 #14 #15 #16 #17 #18 #19 #20 #21 #22 #23 #24 #25

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Yesterday: cycling and Portuguese. Today should have been circuits at the rowing club but Mrs 18ck is off at a women's equality party meeting instead of at home making my dinner, dammit*, so I stayed with Flyer and we made paleo muffins and danced and did some Push-ups and what-not instead. It was fun but definitely not as hard as a normal Thursday.

*=that is where she is but obviously the complaint is a joke.

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Challenges: #1 #2 #3 #4 #5 #6 #7 #8 #9 #10 #11 #12 #13 #14 #15 #16 #17 #18 #19 #20 #21 #22 #23 #24 #25

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A week on Tuesday!

Well hurry down to the bookshop then!

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STR 43 | DEX 21 | STA 49 | CON 30 | WIS 45 | CHA 21

Challenges: #1 #2 #3 #4 #5 #6 #7 #8 #9 #10 #11 #12 #13 #14 #15 #16 #17 #18 #19 #20 #21 #22 #23 #24 #25

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