Monthly Archives: August 2011

Birthday party

Howdy, friends. This is just a quick photo dump from Jack’s 3rd Birthday Party. His actual birthday is tomorrow. We invited some friends and family over this past weekend, and it was wonderful. We have a huge driveway, and we … Continue reading

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Marathon training update

Howdy, friends. I ran my first 20 miler of my Twin Cities training yesterday. It went … OK. The good: I ran with some awesome friends, I ran a negative split, and we ran a hilly course, which is always … Continue reading

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94 more times

Howdy, friends. I have been really cranky lately about breastfeeding. Well, not breastfeeding, but pumping. I am so, so sick of it. I realized I have spent almost four years being either pregnant, pumping or breastfeeding. That feels like a … Continue reading

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Running, the park, the tub

Howdy, freinds. We had a nice weekend with a minimum of toddlery at our house. There were trips outside to play, to the park, to the driveway, with our Cozy Coupe, with sidewalk chalk, to visit with neighbors, to go … Continue reading

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Soo tired

When babies fall asleep at the park.

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Books & Running

Howdy, friends. I just finished an excellent book, “State of Wonder” by Ann Patchett. I could not put it down. Here is a review. The review talks briefly about Patchett’s nonfiction book, “Truth and Beauty,” which I loved. I would … Continue reading

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Family photos

Howdy, friends. Just a few photos from our recent weekend trip.     Happy running.

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Recently read…

Howdy, friends. I just finished “Still Missing” by Chevy Stevens. Here is a review. It was a thriller, which is different from the kinds of books I usually read. It was a very fast read, and I was pretty much … Continue reading

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Potty update, plus some kid conversations

Howdy, friends. I am happy to report that after 9 days of potty-training, I think Jack got it. We had fewer and fewer accidents every day, and now we are averaging 1-2 a day. He has stayed dry for his … Continue reading

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