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Friday Faves #6

Hey everyone, this week has gone surprisingly fast. I’m very happy with it! I’m excited to watch college football this weekend and attend a Denver Nuggets game! It is finally winter in Denver, and I’m excited about it. I’m also heading to Winter Park for a ski day with a few friends on Saturday. I am so excited to finally get to the mountains and break out my ski gear. Do you have any fun plans for the weekend? On to this week’s Friday Faves #6

Friday Faves #6

Nordstrom Bar- Last week when I was in Chicago, there was a Nordstrom with a bar in it! I spent the afternoon working remotely, and I took a break by browsing at Nordstrom. I found this bar with drinks and food, and decided to finish working there. Side note, there are hardly any coffee shops on Michigan Ave in Chicago. I expected to see a Starbucks on every corner, but I had a hard time finding one. Even harder time finding one with an outlet.

New Asics- I ordered a new pair of Asics GT-2000 and they arrived last week. i’m obsessed with the color! Can’t wait to keep wearing them. If you are a neutral runner, I recommend these shoes!

Asics GT 2000

Fantastic Beasts- I highly recommend this movie! The storyline was interesting, and the animations and special effects were awesome! I might be biased because I love the Harry Potter series, but I really had a great time at this movie with my dad.

Fantastic Beasts

Ring from HeartHouse Studio – Ordered this ring from Etsy a few weeks ago, and I’m really happy with how it turned out. I love amethyst- check out HeartHouseStudio for more awesome gifts!

Hearthousestudio ring

Ambitious kitchen slow cooker taco lentil soup– made this great soup from AK this week. It was so tasty and just what I was looking for! Can’t wait to make it again! I added fresh avocado and cheese to top it!

Slow cooker taco lentil soup

Gift guides online- So many bloggers have gift guides this year, and one of my favorites is AnEverydayFit, I ordered a pair of bike shorts (for myself) off her lists. Check them out!

This resource for bloggers- How to get Free Products (You really want to review) as a blogger

Workouts

Monday: Off after a long morning of travel. Early morning flights are the worst!
Tuesday: Fierce 45 lagree fitness, I spoke about this class a few weeks ago. This week between the Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals, I picked up a five pack to this class. I’m really excited about it. I always get a great work out in, and I leave feeling super sore.
Also, an 8 mile bike ride to work.
Wednesday: 8 mile bike ride to work. and a twelve minute circuit at my apartment. (More coming on that next week). Wow the bike commute is a lot more challenging in the cold. I wore my ski gloves to work for this week’s commute. Not sure how much longer this biking in the winter thing will last, but we will see.
Thursday: OTF, this was my favorite instructor’s last day at the studio. Sad day, but I had a great time at his class this week and every other week in the last couple years!
Friday: Swim

Also check out, bike this city and chicago recap.

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