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Time to update my SP
Wednesday, February 09, 2011      3 comments

I don't think about my landing page very often but that is how people find out about you. I had last updated it about 6 months ago so it was very out of date. Today I updated it on my new 2011 challenge of biking 1000 miles. I will try to... Read more
Busy work day
Tuesday, February 08, 2011      0 comments

Full day of meetings will try to get in my exercise.... Read more
Back on the bike
Monday, February 07, 2011      3 comments

Yesterday I took a lazy day and although did some walking passed on the strength exercises and biking. I thought my leg muscles needed a break and didn't want to burn myself out. Today - back in the saddle with 4 miles at lunch and hopeful... Read more
Meeting distant cousins
Saturday, February 05, 2011      3 comments

I had a great time visiting my new old relatives. I spent most of the time chatting with my 91 yr olds daughter as she brought tons of photos. As normal most of the photos were not labeled - he was able to identify a few in between short naps.... Read more
Getting ready for the weekend
Friday, February 04, 2011      4 comments

Another quick trip up to visit DS and drop off "essential" items he didn't pack when he went to college. Maybe dinner and then returning home. Tomorrow I'm hoping to meet up with my 91 year old cousin I found a few weeks ago before our nex... Read more
Latest Quilt project
Thursday, February 03, 2011      10 comments

My son when he was home over Christmas asked me to make him a quilt with symbols of the fraternity he had joined that semester. We designed it together and I have finished the center with just the final border to put on it. He asked I make it ... Read more
A little bit more snow today - think it will melt by June?
Wednesday, February 02, 2011      5 comments

Summer grilling will have to wait Can they push that pile any higher? ... Read more
Focus on points in February
Tuesday, February 01, 2011      7 comments

I've been on SP for close to 3 years now and I stay because it keeps me centered and focused on every day doing something BUT I have become lax in a number of areas. I am taking a step back to act as a newbie for the month of February. Tha... Read more
15 miles in the bank
Monday, January 31, 2011      2 comments

January done - total 100.3 miles cycling - goal is 85 miles per month - so I have 15 in the bank towards my 1000 mile goal for 2011.... Read more
Let it snow ! Let it snow! - thank goodness I work out of my home
Thursday, January 27, 2011      6 comments

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A day of research today - Success
Saturday, January 15, 2011      4 comments

Although with the age of the internet more and more is available online - occasionally I still have to trek into Boston and check out the library or the archives to access records not available elsewhere. I have to be prepared when I go bec... Read more
How exciting found a new immigrant to research
Saturday, January 08, 2011      4 comments

I was playing with my genealogy and found a new line which came to US and I've been able to trace them from 1870-1920. Hopefully I'll be able to bring them forth to current. This is very exciting.... Read more
Day 2 - adding my mileage
Sunday, January 02, 2011      3 comments

Added 7 more miles to my 2011 pledge - total 13. In 2009 I did 7,891 cardio fitness minutes In 2010 I did 15, 303 cardio fitness minutes What will it be in 2011??... Read more
2010 miles = 602
Saturday, January 01, 2011      5 comments

My goal at the start of 2010 was to walk 500 miles. About half way to my goal the arthritis kicked in and the doctor told me walking was NOT a good thing. So I switched modes and bought a recumbent bike and started logging my cycling miles. O... Read more
Christmas 2010
Monday, December 27, 2010      5 comments

We had a fantastic Christmas. We saw family - ate great food. My children loved their presents and each were very thoughtful in the gifts they shared. My son - first year at college got me Shirt and Sweatshirt of the school which he knew I wo... Read more

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