Eating Truffles May Be Good Fuel

Workout

Thursday- 3 miles on treadmill + shoulder workout + 8 min abs

I did these 5 workouts 2 times through with a 5lb weight.

photo-21I started my workout with some more dynamic stretching. It sounds like a lot of you do that before running, why did it take me so long to jump on that train?? I also followed my workout with a lot of stretching and foam rolling the side of the back of my knee.

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The stretching before and after my workout has helped me feel sooo much better. Who knew? everybody…

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Yesterday morning I headed to a family friends house to do something very important. Learn how to make these amazing treats. I heard all the Olympians eat them as workout fuel. I just can’t remember where I heard that…

oreo truffles

oreo truffles

J found a train bike and wouldn’t get off it for anything or anyone. Not even for lunch, so I may a ‘drive up seat’ for him to eat at.

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That night my parents and grandpa came to visit us. This was the first time my grandpa from Seattle has seen our house. J had fun showing him all around and even showing him that he was wearing shoes=)

photo(721)I hope you guys are having a wonderful Friday, Josh, J and I are going to have a really great weekend, but it’s a secret. I can’t wait to tell you when I can!!!

Did you live close to your grandparents?

truffle or cake ball fan?

 

 

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About Sugar Plum Runner

Welcome to the Sugar Plum Runner! I grew up in WA state, but currently reside in UT with my husband Josh, son Jackson, and 2 daughters Lily and Claire. I love running, but I have never been so inspired to run, race, and blog about it since 4 years ago after I had Jackson. I grew up playing soccer and cheered in high school. My favorite part of both sports(and yes I consider cheer leading a sport) was the conditioning. I found myself running after practice was over on my own. That's when I realized that running may be the sport I really loved.
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18 Responses to Eating Truffles May Be Good Fuel

  1. J is so cute! Can’t wait to have one of my own :). And I heard that rumor about truffles as well… I think it came from my innermost being πŸ˜‰

  2. Mmm both truffles and cake balls are delicious- those oreo ones look yummy! Have a great weekend!

  3. Runner Girl Eats says:

    Who knew I was training like an Olympian all these years πŸ˜‰ I LOVE oreo truffles!

  4. Those oreo truffles are amazing, yum! I live in the same town as my dad’s parents, and my mom’s parents live about 2 hours from us. They live in the twin cities, so I stay at their house a lot when I want to go shopping or visit friends. I even have my own room!

  5. Cake balls…truffles…love them all! I need a pink foam roller like that πŸ™‚

  6. rebacox says:

    I want your pink foam roller!

    I love very far from my grandparents. I got to see them last week. I wish I could see them more often. As a kid I spend one or two months at the beach with them. They are a big part of my life.

  7. Erin says:

    Omg yuuuuuuuum! I would run every day if it meant I could eat those before haha!

  8. Yum those truffles look amazing!! I don’t live near my grandma, but when I’m in Chicago, I do πŸ™‚

  9. I LOVE Oreo balls!! They are one of my favorite things to eat around the holidays.

  10. I love foam rolling the back of my knee… It always feels so good!
    Those creations look super tasty! πŸ™‚
    Oh em geee can’t wait to hear about your weekend girly!! πŸ™‚ HAVE FUN AND ENJOY IT with your man!

  11. Truffles and cake balls are so tasty. I can imagine they’d be VERY satisfying on a long run!
    How adorable is J talking to your grandpa? I love it!
    My grandma lives in MI so I don’t see her as much as I used to. 😦

  12. My friend made those oreo truffles for the superbowl in the shape of footballs…OMG OMG OMG. We don’t live close to our grandparents but I do wish we did. Happy Monday!

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