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I Have Retuned!

Yes, it has been a long while since I have posted anything. Life has a funny way of getting in the way, and in this case, the school was the most significant reason I had dropped not only from the … Continue reading

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Grandkids, Nipples, and Band-Aids

Grandpa! Haha why do you have band-aids on your nipples? Because your daddy was trying to suck milk out of them and they got hurt.  MOM!!!  he yells as he ran to the guest room. Mom, Grandpa had band-aids on … Continue reading

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Race Report: Ragnar Trail – Zion, UT

The Ragnar Relay Trail Run was just outside Zion national forest in Utah at the Zion Ponderosa Ranch May 13-14, 2016. Client Solution Architects (CSA) my employer put together two teams of 8 people from the west coast and east … Continue reading

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Sunday – Mothers Day

A cup of hot coffee, Sitting in the morning sun before the rest of the neighborhood is awake, reading a book.  – PERFECT Good morning Bloggers, Happy Mothers Day to all the mom’s out there… Life is wonderful…..

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Book: Ultramarathon Man: Confessions of an All-Night Runner

Last Tuesday I finished reading ‘Ultramarathon Man: Confessions of an All-Night Runner ‘ The fact that I was able read the entire book in three evenings each night just before sleeping attests to it being a interesting read. Dean Karnazes, … Continue reading

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MAN-O-MAN What did I just do!

I feel so anxious right now YIKES what did I just do! I just signed up for my first Ultra Trail Run and now I’m freaking out LOL. Well, I said I was jumping in both feet on my “Journey … Continue reading

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Run Report: 2016 ACT Today for Military Families 5k/10k Run and Festival

Cold and wet. I knew that I was going to have an experience as soon as I got 10 miles from home on the way to the 2016 ACT Today for Military Families 5k/10k Run and Festival. The clouds burst open … Continue reading

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