Exhausted — The Story of Night Workouts In Bullet Form

by klassman

  • 5:40 — Alarm
  • 5:45 — Make four breakfasts
  • 6:00 — Arrive at pool.  Swim 2,200 meters.
  • 7:00 — Arrive home, make protein & fruit smoothie while directing circus that is kids in the last ten minutes of getting ready for school.
  • 7:15 — Leave for the school with a mostly harmonious car full of kids.
  • 7:55 — Arrive back home after stopping at dry cleaner.
  • 8:00 to 8:25 — Shave, pack clothes, make and drink tea, give hugs and sing the ABC song with a boy struggling with L, M, N, O, P and that crazy X, Y, Z.
  • 8:27 — Do three sets of vertical jumps onto 21 inch wooden box in that is stored in garage.
  • 8:30 to 9:00 — Bike commute.
  • 9:00 to 9:15 — Shower & dress for the day.
  • 9:15 to 6:30 — Tackle the day.  Barely scrape through the morning without eating snack; lunch on massive QDoba burrito because it was massive, not because it was healthy.
  • 6:30 to 7:00 — Bike commute.
  • 7:00 to 9:00 — Eat, read from Chronicles of Narnia, read from The Dragon Keeper, read short story written by eldest daughter, check under bed of youngest son, do dishes and sundry chores.
  • 9:00 to 10:00 — Run 6.57 miles.
  • 10:00 to now…sit with barely enough energy to hold my head up, wonder if it is a problem that my legs are asleep from the knees down, and wonder how long it will take to fall asleep.
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