Cabin trip, birthdays, and a new workout

workout

friday-4 miles on TM + resistance bands

saturday- walk at the cabin

sunday-rest

This weekend we headed up to Josh’s family’s cabin in Oakley. It was gorgeous weather and a great weekend to enjoy the last bit of fall color. The trees are quickly losing their beautiful leaves.

Friday, before leaving for the cabin I ran a nice slow 4 miles on the TM and it felt like I could run forever. I love taking a break and then when I come back it always feels so good.

After the run, I tried out my resistance bands for the first time. My MIL Lee Ann got them for me for my bday and I love the variety they give my workouts. I tried a few moves to target my arms and I felt the burn. I’ll share more moves with  you as I learn them.

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on the way up to the cabin…it’s not a road trip with the Scott’s unless there’s car dancing.

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I made these cookies for J and his cousins to decorate at the cabin. My sister Leah made them a week or so ago and they were to die for! They had a lot of fun decorating and eating them ha

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nothing is better than staying up late with cousins!
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After the kiddos went to bed us girls got our Jamberry on. I’ve never done a full manicure before and it took me awhile to do it but I love the result.

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Saturday morning we all got up and went on a family walk. It was too pretty out not to. J insisted on bringing that truck with him and did a pretty good job carrying it most the way;)

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Then we took ATV rides and the boys didn’t want to stop. Don’t worry Josh ended up putting both boys in front and going very slow.

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The cabin is always such a great time. I love spending time with Josh’s family.

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Sunday we had church and then I made this chicken Alfredo pizza. I had leftover sauce the other night when I made fettuccine and froze it. Last night I used it as sauce, topped it with mozzarella cheese, tomatoes, and chicken seasoned with lemon pepper. I thought it was very tasty and the boys ate it up too.

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Later that night we headed to my mom’s for a dessert party for my sister Neeley. Yesterday was her birthday and she loves pumpkin pie. We had pies, cookies, and ice cream=)

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my nephew approved haha
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how was your weekend? who was racing?

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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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One Response to Cabin trip, birthdays, and a new workout

  1. jumpeatrun says:

    holy moly that is a lot of good looking food. totally craving pizza now 🙂

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