I arrived back to Ohio with a promise that no matter how bad the weather/temperature was, I would get outside at least 4 times a week for some kind of cardio activity. Actually, I had 5 activities planned per week but looking at the first 2 weeks of forecast, well, you know. Unfortunately, snow fell so I had to get on the skis, which is problematic since I don't turn well.
The frigid temps finally passed and while I enjoy watching the snow fall and find the immediate aftermath beautiful, I am so tired of it after a day. So, I take it from the snow piles and spread it on the driveway to quicken the melting process. No, I don't count this as a cardio event. And then....
....Wednesday arrived, the rain paused, the sun came out and I was on the bike for a short, 21 mile spin. My daughter sent me....
...the above image from the patio of the Westin in Tucson where she works. 76 degrees that day but I don't miss it all that much cause I am staying outdoor active!!!