Monthly Archives: September 2008

Life lately

What a difference a month can make.  What was my life a month ago, is just a faded memory at this point.  Summer was so relaxing and fun, I guess it’s only fitting that now I have to work my … Continue reading

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Stop the madness

This is a letter from Ron Paul that my blogging buddy Fighting Windmills posted.  It was so well written and thought provoking that I wanted to share it with you all.  Normally, I don’t post about politics and such but … Continue reading

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The Bridge Run aka Cheri & Chris Rock

Map course While training for the half marathon, I stumbled across the Bridge Run (10mile race).  It fit right in line with our training schedule so my friend Cheri & I decided to give it a go.  Technically, we were supposed … Continue reading

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Gerrit’s first day of school

Gerrit started preschool last week and I handled it better than I thought I would.  As always, I dropped Emma off for school first and then we picked up Nadia.  We came home for 1/2 hr until it was time … Continue reading

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Learn me something

Gerrit started preschool this week and it’s been a harder transition on me than either of the kids.  Of course, us mommies tend to make things way more stressful than they need be and so I’ve done my best to … Continue reading

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8 miles got nothing on me

Saturday was our 8 mile run.  We drove out to Megan’s house to run along the Thornapple River instead of trying to wind and weave thru residential streets.  We started out good with a plan.  We would run to the … Continue reading

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When I run, I have time to think… a lot

When I got the crazy notion in my head to do this half marathon, I didn’t realize all the benefits I would get.  What began as a question to myself has blossomed into something so much more.  I wasn’t expecting … Continue reading

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