Week 37 Day 2: ???

There seems to be a preponderance of physical aches and ailments that my wife is experiencing in these last few weeks of the third trimester. Heartburn, aches, Braxton Hicks contractions, round ligament pain, etc. it doesn’t seem like there is any relief. My wife asked me the other day why I thought the third trimester […]

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Week 37 Day 1

Back to work.  Always rough after a nice weekend.  And always hard to get the workout done.  Today was difficult as it seemed like all morning I ran from teaching to meeting and meeting to teaching.  Still I managed to maintain the momentum. I had to get the last set done at home but still […]

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Week 36 Day 3 (Week 14)

In the immortal words of Tom Petty, “The waiting is the hardest part.”  Well I’m sure that might not be true in this case, it seems that way for both my wife and I.  Thank goodness for routines. Following a good routine each day helps pass the time better and also keeps me on track.  It […]

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Week 13 Day 5: Force Friday!

Its Force Friday! While I didn’t run out to buy any of the new Star Wars toys, I did however use the force to get my workout done this morning, which was a lot tougher since I have started using heavier weights.  I also focused my attention more on what I was doing using a […]

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Week 13 Day 4: Runaway Sets!

Today I encountered a phenomena that I like to call runaway sets.  It first occurred in my second set of exercises at 9:30 am while doing the Robot Trio.  Instead of doing 15 reps I caught myself at 21.  While I was still counting my attention was not on the exercise.  The movement had become […]

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Week 13 Day 3: Shuffle, shuffle

Today I decided to do something different.  Well not truly different, just different for a Wednesday.  Since I didn’t get my sets done yesterday I decided to do them today.  And by doing so shuffled my work outs around. It was something I was thinking about doing anyway. So I just started my workout from […]

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Week 13 Day 2: Drop Everything!

So I was only able to get one set in today because some things take precedence over working out.  Some things take precedence over everything. We had a scare today.  My wife felt something was wrong and called the OB/GYN and was directed to go to labor and delivery immediately.  At the point when I […]

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