LBD and OBSB

On Thursday, we took Olive into the vet for a check-up. In all honesty, it’s probably a bit overdue for a visit, so now was as good a time as any. Plus there were a few things that we wanted to get checked out. Either her age or the cold…

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Thirty-Nine Days of Running

Even after logging almost a 5 mile hike earlier in the day, a run was still completed. I set out for a minimum of 20 minutes – hoping for 30 minutes. While I managed a little over 20 minutes – 1.84 miles, I still logged a longer run than the…

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70 degrees today; Snow tomorrow

When I originally started running many years ago, I ran outside almost exclusively. Rarely would anything keep me from running outside. Rain? Outside. Snow? Outside. Cold? Outside. In fact, my running stats only made mention of the times that I ran inside. Fast forward to today, and I run almost…

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Hiking and Running Continues

This morning started off with heading to the Nederland area of Colorado for a hike. Four of us made the hike this morning which was at Lost Lake via Hessie Trail. Rated as moderate, Lost Lake was to be about a 4.1 mile lollipop route – out and back but…

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Running: January 2020

So January is in the books, and I have now equaled my longest sequential days of running at thirty-one days. The picture above shows me before my 31st run in a row, and then after. It’s obvious I sweat quite a bit. It also shows my new shirt and shorts…

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Hiking, Meats, and Running

Our normal bi-weekly Hike Club hike was canceled due to a variety of reasons, but I still managed to get outside and get a hike done. I met up with one of our Club’s members (even though her last day at work was on Friday, she’s still a member –…

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Eighteen Days Down; 348 To Go

Halfway through January, and I’m beginning to feel a bit more tired than usual which could probably be attributed to the fact that I have now worked out every day for eighteen straight days. I finished off my last pair of “old” shoes this week, and am now running full-time…

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Eleven Days In . . .

Even though it’s only been eleven days, I’m still feeling pretty confident in my running goal for 2020: Run at least one mile a day Run 1,000 miles in the year After 11 days, here’s where I’m at: Week Total: 21.20 miles January Total: 37.65 miles 2020 Total: 37.65 miles…

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2019 – A Year In Review

A friend of mine on LiveJournal used to post these great yearly recaps that I always wanted to do on my own, but never managed to. I had LJ, and FB, and my photos app on my phone to remind me of what I had done the year before. But…

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Three Hundred Miles

Today I ran 3.17 miles. It’s a milestone of sorts since those three miles put me over 300 miles on this pair of shoes. 300.41 to be exact. These shoes are now retired. The first time I wore these shoes was back July 18th, 2008. In fact, the first run…

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