6 State, 20 mile Challenge: Day 3 – Phrase of the day: What the…?

Day 3 To start, I'm going to start by pleading for donations to The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. As of this evening, I'm at $120 of my $500 goal. Any amount will help support LLS and the hundreds of thousands of patients and families they help each year through research and support. If you donate …

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Six State Challenge to Honor My Nampie & a Giveaway

A few weeks ago I started wishing I had done fundraising for my next half-marathon because I'll be running it on the day my Nampie (grandfather) passed away 2 years ago from Lymphoma. I don't think he ever ran, but I fondly remember our matching velour jogging suits in the 80's. I love the idea …

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When everything seemed to be wrong, it turned out, it was alright

Yesterday, I could have easily been mistaken for Grumpy Cat. Nothing went the way I had planned. Every person I had to interact with had also decided it was "Be Grumpy Cat" day, making my own mood worse. Image from GrumpyCats.com And then I started to stress out. I could actually feel my blood pressure …

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When everything seemed to be wrong, it turned out, it was alright

Yesterday, I could have easily been mistaken for Grumpy Cat. Nothing went the way I had planned. Every person I had to interact with had also decided it was "Be Grumpy Cat" day, making my own mood worse. Image from GrumpyCats.com And then I started to stress out. I could actually feel my blood pressure …

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Time flies! And other things old people like me say

Ten years ago I graduated from college. Wait, what?! Here's a little reminder of what life was like back then: Napster had been sued by major record labels, shut down, and attempted to return as a legitimate site. Strangely, no one wanted to pay them for music when they were used to getting it for …

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