Month: April 2016

Running: Fri, 29 Apr 2016 18:25:02

Activity: Crystal City 5k Fridays Race 5 Distance: 3.29 mi Duration: 00:45:33 Average Speed: 3.7 mph Average Pace: 13:51 min/mi Calories Burned: 891 Heart Rate: 142 Activity Link: https://runkeeper.com/user/chrisabraham/activity/778205779 Start Time: Fri, 29 Apr 2016 18:25:02

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Running: Tue, 26 Apr 2016 19:46:17

Activity: Running Distance: 2.17 mi Duration: 00:32:25 Average Speed: 3.3 mph Average Pace: 14:54 min/mi Calories Burned: 553 Activity Link: https://runkeeper.com/user/chrisabraham/activity/776582584 Start Time: Tue, 26 Apr 2016 19:46:17

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chile relleno

Chile Relleno Recipe

My girlfriend and I are vegetarian when we’re together. So, we’re always looking for recipes that make me happy, recipes that I love and that she can eat. Two of my favorite foods of all time are eggplant parmesan and chiles rellenos. She just popped me this recipe so I am storing here on my […]

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Walking: Mon, 25 Apr 2016 08:40:07

Walking commute. Will run home. #dreamfearlessly Activity: Walking Distance: 2.16 mi Duration: 00:44:00 Average Speed: 2.95 mph Average Pace: 20:22 min/mi Calories Burned: 335 Activity Link: https://runkeeper.com/user/chrisabraham/activity/775603875 Start Time: Mon, 25 Apr 2016 08:40:07

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Chris Abraham after running 5k

Quickening my 5k time week after week at #cc5kFridays

After nursing my aching lumbago and missing race 3 of the Crystal City 5k Fridays series of races, I stopped exercising for two whole weeks and returned for week 4. I ran what I thought was a fast race, for me, but when I finished my girlfriend remembered a 45-something-minute time instead of my races times […]

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Running: Fri, 22 Apr 2016 18:25:32

Activity: Crystal City 5k Fridays Race  Distance: 3.21 mi Duration: 00:46:02 Average Speed: 3.74 mph Average Pace: 14:20 min/mi Calories Burned: 637 Activity Link: https://runkeeper.com/user/chrisabraham/activity/773972092 Start Time: Fri, 22 Apr 2016 18:25:32

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My giant wallet could be giving me sciatica!

Not long after I started this blog I pinched my sciatic nerve and then wrote Fighting sciatica and fascial adhesion with a massage stick. A couple months later, it happened again and I wrote Oy! My lumbago! So, tonight I have the third race in my 5-race 5k series, Crystal City 5k Fridays and am nursing a pinched […]

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Still not dead last and I gained a wee bit in both pace and time

Last night I ran the second of five Friday night 5k runs in what’s called the Crystal City 5k Fridays series sponsored by Pacers Running. Long and short of it: I shaved six seconds from my time last week: 46:17 vesus 46:11. Then, in terms of rank, 488th out of 497 men, this week it’s 510th […]

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Erging: Thu, 7 Apr 2016 19:35:13

Activity: Running Duration: 00:07:25 Calories Burned: 79 Heart Rate: 117 Activity Link: https://runkeeper.com/user/chrisabraham/activity/764286633 Start Time: Thu, 7 Apr 2016 19:35:13

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biker Barre Riding In The Dark

Biker Barre keeps its riders in the dark

If you’re on the fence about Spin, do it! Even if you have never been to a Spin class before or are insecure about your body or your competitive nature would make it far too shameful if you were unable to keep up or won’t know what to do once you got there, it’s really hard […]

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