Category Archives: Stuff that would only happen to me

Running errands with the Amish

My Friend Kristin is the type of person who will make friends with anyone. If you ever attend a party at her home, this fact will be evident. You’ll meet people from every background ranging from a Jewish attorney who … Continue reading

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Gravity likes me. It really likes me.

At least once every training season I have an epic fall. A situation where I am happily running along and the next second I am face-planting in to the asphalt. Saturday was epic fall day. I started my run a … Continue reading

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Taming the health care beast

I normally try to keep my day job stuff separate from this blog. But the other day I had an “it would only happen to me” moment that was too good not to share. For those who don’t know, I … Continue reading

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Different, but not bad

Just like the week leading up to vacation, this week following vacation was pretty busy, leaving little time for blogging. But it’s finally Saturday and I have time to catch my breath and reflect on the vacation that wasn’t meant … Continue reading

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At least the trailer is secure

Monday night we made it up to Indian Trails in Pardeeville to start the camping portion of our vacation. And, less than 12 hours into our trip I already had a story to file in the “Stuff that would only … Continue reading

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Crap happens, but usually not like THAT!

I am usually a big fan of the articles posted on active.com and have often referred and/or linked to some back on this blog. This one was unintentionally funny to me. The title says it’s an article about embarrassing mishaps … Continue reading

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Mixing things up and setting new records

Six weeks to go until race day (three weeks to taper time!) This was a pull back week for marathon training, meaning that instead of increasing my long run mileage from the 15 I did the week prior, I pulled … Continue reading

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