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Cigna 5k 2017 Race Recap

Cigna 5k 2017 Race Recap

After the Boston Burrito 5k for CJ I hadn’t planned on doing any races until the Fall.  But this race came up and because it’s a corporate challenge, my company paid for it.  I figured who am I to pass up a free race. The […]

On Radio Silence (and a new goal!)

On Radio Silence (and a new goal!)

A few weeks ago, I was feeling hopeful about running a half marathon in the fall. I was following a training plan and feeling good. But then one weekend, it stopped feeling right. I don’t know if it was the muscle hour class or the […]

A new (unusual) hobby

A new (unusual) hobby

I picked up a new hobby yesterday.  I guess you could call it volunteer work in the same is description. You won’t find me posing for crazy selfies when I’m doing this hobby. Or recommending music to listen to while doing the hobby. I do […]

Five New Hampshire Runners to Follow

Five New Hampshire Runners to Follow

Welcome to the Friday Five. Today’s topic is running friends. My number one running friend has 4 legs, likes to sleep under my bed, and only has a rarely updated social media presence. But he’s without a doubt my favorite and the only person I […]

Quiet on the Eastern Front (TOL#4)

Quiet on the Eastern Front (TOL#4)

It amazing how quickly I feel guilty about not posting on the blog.  This is why I quit blogging back when I had a successful blog that was making me a little money.  It just wasn’t making me happy anymore.  I have a few blog […]

Potential Half Marathon Training week 2

Potential Half Marathon Training week 2

Week 2 of potential Half Marathon training has me worrying that I may want to give up planning on a fall half this year. My ankle was feeling stiff on Sunday after going to the trampoline park with my daughter on Saturday. So it's the […]

Places to Run: Wildcat Falls Conservation Area, Merrimack, New Hampshire

Places to Run: Wildcat Falls Conservation Area, Merrimack, New Hampshire

As the crow flies I'm pretty sure Wildcat Falls Conservation area is only a couple miles away from my office in Merrimack New Hampshire, but getting there always seems a little complicated.  The main parking area is a 12 minute drive away, and that's assuming […]

5 Fall Half Marathons in New Hampshire

5 Fall Half Marathons in New Hampshire

I’m a bit of a half marathon lover.   I think on some of my social media profiles I call myself a Half Marathon Conaisseur.  And my favorite season for running is without a doubt fall.  When I’m not injured I try to maximize the […]

Early august rambling (TOL #3)

Early august rambling (TOL #3)

I think this post will be even more rambling than my usual Thursdays are for Thinking Out Loud Post.  I talk about erging again, the best books I have read lately, some new blogs to follow and my current favorite book.  So thanks again to […]

Places to Run: Ball’s Falls Niagara Ontario

Places to Run: Ball’s Falls Niagara Ontario

When I tell people where I grow up, I generally just tell them I grew up near the Canadian side of Niagara Falls. It’s a much easier reference than St. Catharines. Most Americans that are familiar with that name associate it with a somewhat notorious […]