Category Archives: Personal Life

Holiday Food Part 1 – Thanksgiving

Through most of my life I have been a big fan of the holidays in every aspect from food to family to gifts.  Over the years I have found my enjoyment of giving and receiving gifts has diminished.  I used … Continue reading

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Writing Compared to Running

Every year I have a New Year’s resolution, sometimes official and sometimes not, to write more.  I know the best goals are the ones that are written with specifics and are measurable.  I think the reason I fail to make … Continue reading

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Spring Valley 4 Miler – Year 2

While I greatly enjoyed running the Dover 10 miler this year I can’t say I was looking forward to the Spring Valley 4 miler.  Hills tend to be my forte but only when they are rolling, not super steep and … Continue reading

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A Perfect Run

With Thanksgiving this week (on my birthday I might add) I have to give thanks for all the good runs I have had this year.  I would say that at least 80% of my runs were good. Today I experienced … Continue reading

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Dover 10 Miler – Year 2

I’m still trying to wrap my head around the fact that November has begun and Thanksgiving is next week.  October and the start of November seemed to have come and gone when I wasn’t looking.  The fact that I enjoyed fall … Continue reading

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Keeping Curiosity

I went for an easy 3 mile run around my neighborhood after work today.  Along the way I passed by not one, but two children around preschool age who I heard ask their parents/guardians what I was doing.  I heard … Continue reading

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Old Trails, New Routes

Much like my fellow running blogger Donna’s recent entry regarding running routes, I too often tire of running the same courses.  I think as mileage frequency is increased this becomes even more apparent.  While I like to think that I’ve … Continue reading

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