Monthly Archives: December 2012

Week Ending 12/29 Running summary

Big news for this week, even with the Holiday, I ran 5x in a week! Been months since last hit that target. But, an odd week, since no long run. Week’s Notes: Monday- 6 mile loop down and around to … Continue reading

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Four Seasons of the Year

Another day up at Steven’s Pass on 12/21. The snow continued to fall throughout the day and the conditions were stunning. The temps have remained below freezing for 2+ weeks, so if you dig down into the snow, you need … Continue reading

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Calling Major Tom

I’m not sure how and mostly why but about two weeks I started singing, “4, 3, 2, 1 Earth below us, drifting, falling, calling, coming home”, that is part of a random 1980s song about an astronaut in space. Likely, … Continue reading

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More snow fun

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Yesterday, Will and I drove up to Snoqualmie pass with Will’s good buddy Kyle and his parents to go tubing. Snoqualmie (3022ft) is the lowest altitude ski resort in the state and only opened about a 10 days ago. But, … Continue reading

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Week ending Dec 15 running summary

Overall, a good week of running but missed one 6 mile run. Oh well, I’m still not ‘officially’ in my marathon training schedule yet. That begins in two weeks. The week’s summary: Monday- moderate 6 miler across the Ballard Locks … Continue reading

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Airplanes and then some more airplanes

Did you know Will enjoys airplanes? Did you know Will knows airplanes? And lastly, did you know Will makes airplanes? He plays with airplanes, he owns 10+ books about airplanes so he reads about airplanes but his number one way … Continue reading

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Santa Claus is coming to Town

This morning I dropped off Will at his daycare that is run by a local Lutheran Church. In a few weeks, the daycare hold their annual Christmas party and each class will perform a Christmas song or two. Last year, … Continue reading

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