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Great Wall marathon training

Just ten days until the Great Wall Marathon. I am half way through “the taper.” No madness yet. Today’s run was a tough one, likely my last tough one. A 20min easy warm up, 10x1min ‘fast’ with 2min recovery and … Continue reading

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My Quotable Kid

Soon after we adopted the boy, a friend gave us the “My Quotable Kid” book. Basically, its a journal of your child’s comments you wish to save. Must be from pre blog days… Just found this book on the shelf, … Continue reading

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Horrible parents

“Parenting” isn’t a science, its an art and sometimes is just plain hard. But, there are a few things you can be successful, as long as you ‘remember’ to do them. Once your child starts losing teeth, do NOT forget … Continue reading

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NYC marathon-fun with numbers

Somehow my email is now in the possession of the NYC marathon, which is odd since I’ve never registered to run the race. And naturally, they spam me with miscellaneous emails from time to time. But the other day, the … Continue reading

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Settling into the School routine

School is now no longer a novelty but a routine. Each morning, he is up by 8am and we have about 75 minutes to eat breakfast, get dressed, brush and floss and get out the door. Some days are easier … Continue reading

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Boston can wait.

This is the email I received 9/24 from the Boston Marathon…. I missed getting into the race by 31 seconds!! Yes, initially, I was disappointed, angry, even disgusted. I raced fast enough to qualify, how can I not get in??? … Continue reading

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New Transportation

For over a year I’ve been debating buying another bike. Not just any ‘bike’ but a bike that can carry lots of stuff, including the kid. I want a bike that can transport groceries, to help eliminate short distant driving, … Continue reading

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