Monthly Archives: July 2010

Busy Week, Tired Mommy

Today ended week 3 of my marathon training.  Next week is a recovery week, thank God.  We “ramp up” for three weeks and then have one week of lower mileage and intensity workouts before we bump things up for another … Continue reading

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As seen on the trail…

I do most of my training on a paved footpath that runs along the San Joaquin River Parkway.  Even on days when it reaches 106, by 730 p.m. the trail is warm but pleasant.  I am told I will really … Continue reading

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Maybe someday…

Two posts in my Facebook feed kept me thinking today.  The first, from Americablog, shows the crowd in Argentina upon hearing the results of the Senate vote in that country, legalizing gay marriage.  The title of the post, and the … Continue reading

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My Story, pt. 3 — the one with Mr. T

and now, the shocking conclusion!…. But things weren’t all normal.  Hope never cried.  One of the quirks of Prader Willi.  When she finally had the traditional “1st Birthday Party Meltdown” it was the first time that most of the family … Continue reading

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A few of my favorite things…

Another exciting new feature here on the blog.  My reader must be thrilled! I just tried these today and OMG – YUM!  I guess I hadn’t paid that much attention when I bought them, because I thought they were Chana … Continue reading

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Wacky Stuff: Toe Socks

Today I am starting a new feature on the blog.  It’s called Wacky Stuff I’m Trying.  If I were being really honest I’d call it, The Crazy S**t I Spend Poor Tammy’s Money On. First up, toe socks. These are … Continue reading

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Running Shorts

I don’t wear running shorts.  I wear compression shorts.  Because my thighs need to be compressed.  Like sausage. I would like to wear running shorts someday.  It’s one of my long-term goals.  Very. Long-term.  They say it is important to … Continue reading

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