Today was one of the most beautiful days I have experienced here in San Francisco. The sun was shining — even in the often cloudy Richmond District, where we live — there was a warm breeze and all of the trees and plants were blooming. The air smelled the way I imagine Heaven smells, if you believe in that sort of thing.
In short, there was no way in hell I was going to set foot in the YMCA to get my workout done today.
Instead I took the loveliest of all walks with my friend Kristi, who is battling through day two of the Can Can Cleanse. For someone who hasn’t eaten a morsel of food in almost 48 hours, she was remarkably good company.
We walked roughly 2.4 miles, according to my Google Maps calculations. Here was our route (one way, since I still can figure out how to map it round-trip):