Monthly Archives: May 2009

speed play

I had a little stalker while I was running on the treadmill…Isn’t that a cute little lizard? He was hanging out in the corner and I saw him. Once I started running he proceded to keep an eye on me … Continue reading

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respite

I am so glad this week is over. It has just been rough. Hooray for two days off! I ran three miles again tonight. I’m not going to say that it was easy. Probably the last 1/2 mile was when … Continue reading

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tailspin

Work has gotten progressively worse with the week. I had it tonight! But on the way home from work, I went through a terrible thunderstorm. Blinding rain and all. Then when I made it through there was a beautiful full … Continue reading

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birthday and love

Today is the birthday of my dear spouse and friend J. We are not able to spend his birthday together due to extenuating circumstances, so it makes me a little sad. He is truly the love of my life and … Continue reading

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I’m not even supposed to be here today…

It was definitely one of those “why-did-I-even-show-up-to-work” day. I am also having some sort of issue with my right eye, which isn’t helped by staring at a computer screen all day. I am really impressed with the homemade tomato/pasta sauce. … Continue reading

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memorials

Memorial Day always makes me think. I think of the sacrifices my grandfather made, and never really discussed. I think about the 4,000 plus soldiers that have been killed in Afghanistan and Iraq. I don’t think that anyone will ever … Continue reading

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finally

Before I get to the food and the pictures (yes!) shall we discuss the exercise tonight. I was awoken at 0645 by a bored J calling and wanting to talk. He had the day off so we talked for about … Continue reading

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compassion?

Here is an excellent post by Christina who has several cookbooks and a cooking show, “Christina Cooks” that is excellent as well. I think she pretty much sums up how I feel about the politics of eating. Where has all … Continue reading

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are you free?

I have a strange affinity for classic British sitcoms, so Saturday nights I really enjoy Are You Being Served followed by Keeping Up Appearances. KUA is definitely my favorite, but I enjoy both. Today has been mentally draining for several … Continue reading

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The ark

Yep, its still raining. This is also affecting everyone’s moods and we all are not very efficient or wanting to work. I definitely want to stay at home and read a book under a blanket. The rain also affected my … Continue reading

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