Category Archives: running

Tracks in the snow

Last week, as I headed out for a run, there was a dusting of snow on the ground.  It was my third run that week, I was feeling good, and I ready to do a nice 5km run.  The whole … Continue reading

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Take a break

So, I’m not allowed to run for the next 4 weeks because I have developed Achilles tendonopathy.  Which means that it’s swollen and hurts, but they aren’t exactly sure why.  I saw a sports Dr, and he thinks that it’s … Continue reading

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It’s been too long

So, yes, I’ve been quite remiss in writing here, but life happens.  I’ve been half decent at getting in my runs, with 77km since the last time I wrote about running.  That includes 2 races: Harry’s Spring Run Off (8km) … Continue reading

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A day of physical activity

This morning, I was getting ready to go for my run, and wanted to do 10 and 1s, but everytime I tried to set the interval, the thing reset itself, so I had to do a hard reboot, which only … Continue reading

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Writing and running

Today is my weekly day “off” from the lab, where I’m supposed to sit at home and get some writing done. This is self imposed, but has been working out very well for me. This is my 4th consecutive week … Continue reading

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Book 4, knitting and more!

So, this post is a huge mash up of the last few days. I’ve done a little bit of everything, and so it’s going to be all over the place. On Friday, I ended up walking around on campus a … Continue reading

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A nice, long run

Ok, so maybe it wasn’t actually that long (only 7km) but it was certainly the longest run that I’ve done in a long time.  When I opened the door to leave, it was snowing.  And not just a little.  It … Continue reading

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A little cheat of a run

I did an almost non-existent run this morning, but it happened, so it counts.  After a very lazy morning, I finally got out of the house to start my run at around noon.  I knew it wasn’t going to be … Continue reading

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General update 1

All has been quiet here in the past week. Although it could mean that I haven’t done anything toward my reading/running/knitting goals, that is not the case.  Well, it is the case for running, but more on that shortly. It … Continue reading

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So nice I did it twice

Go team me! Running two days in a row, in the snow, and it felt GREAT. It’s never fun to get out of a warm bed with an even warmer husband, but out I got at 9am, and got myself … Continue reading

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