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For this I am thankful: Stinker can still trail run with me

Stinker is now 12 1/2 years old, has 2 bionic knees, arthritis in her front leg, a mass on her liver (that is not cancerous, thank goodness) but she can still kick my butt running on the trails.  Good for … Continue reading

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Busy, busy in the garden

Clockwise, from top left: artichoke, rhubarb, oregano, chives. I spent a good part of yesterday evening and most of today in the garden.  The weather continues to be beautiful and things are popping up, needing to be uncovered from their winter mulch … Continue reading

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Risky Business in the Garden and Poopy Eggs

It has been unseasonably warm lately.  I spent all day Saturday working in the garden because it was sunny and nearly 70 degrees F outside.  I couldn’t stand to be indoors.  And the garden is waking up and needs attention.  … Continue reading

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Hubby and I did the unthinkable

We finally did it: we joined a gym.  Hubby has always been anti-establishment for many things, in particular gyms.  But now that he’s getting a little older, he’s finding that his metabolism just isn’t what it used to be.  And … Continue reading

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Plum Raspberry Rhubarb Upside-down Cake

Monday.  It actually wasn’t that bad.  I got up and took The Stinker for a run this morning before work, our first run since last Wednesday.  It was short, but my leg was giving me fits last week, so I … Continue reading

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It’s been an uninspiring week–I’m ready for the weekend!

You ever just have one of those weeks where you feel uninspired and just a little blah?  Bored, restless, or just not sure what’s going on?  That’s the kind of week I’m having.  It’s not been a bad week, but … Continue reading

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Off running again

Tonight was my first run since before my surgery, almost 1 month ago.  And it felt soooooo good.  Over the past 2 weeks I’ve been gradually increasing my physical activity.  First I began walking to work again, which is 1.25 … Continue reading

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