Archive | February, 2012

Just like the REAL ones

During our first trip to the library a few weeks ago, Colt checked out a book called The Firefighters. Shocking, I know. Throughout the book there are three children who play as firefighters and want to do everything “just like the REAL ones”.  As you know, this is my reality lately. So I was thrilled […]

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Thank God for Google

Saturday morning I was headed out the door for my last long run before the Little Rock Half Marathon next weekend and I grabbed my Garmin off the charger. Dead. You have GOT to be kidding me. I’m 8 days from my next race and 63 days away from THE race, and my Garmin dies? […]

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Because it’s Monday


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Know when to walk away, and know when to run.

It had to happen eventually. Winter, that is. It’s been such a mild season so far I got lulled into thinking I might make it through my first winter as a runner without ever really running in the cold. Sure it’s been in the 20s here and there and I’ve braved a few windy days, […]

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Out of the mouths of babes

Colt: Mommy, some snails don’t have teeth and some cry. Me: Some snails crawl? Colt: No, CRY. Me: Why do they cry? Colt: Because they don’t have teeth!

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