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Voted Popular Blog Post: View All Popular Posts A "who, me?" moment
Tuesday, July 26, 2016      21 comments

You know I do this because I can, right? And because it's fun, right? And that the word "pathetic" I wear on my tri team sweatshirt really *does* apply to my swimming? Imagine my utter shock when on my Triathlon Team news letter that ca... Read more
Miscellaneous leftover thoughts
Monday, July 25, 2016      25 comments

... or... things that get left on the clipping room floor. emoticon Toward the end of my volunteer shift at... Read more
The race I do for FUN - my fifth CSG Triathlon
Sunday, July 24, 2016      27 comments

Can you believe I've been doing this sport for five years? Earlier this week, my facebook memory popped up with the photo from July 2012, body marked for the first in this series. Today, I'm a multi-year veteran... and still having fun. H... Read more
Giving Back
Saturday, July 23, 2016      21 comments

The Cornhusker State Games 10K "Volkswalk" was one of the first events I did at the state games... that, and the 5K "Hot Dog Chase". Becky, a.k.a. KALIGIRL did that 10K walk with me... remember? 2011? ... Read more
Just a Friday Grin
Friday, July 22, 2016      29 comments

Sun hat was an impulsive / semi-deliberate purchase yesterday on my noon "recess". I wanted a big floppy hat for my volunteer gig tomorrow at the C... Read more
Part 2 of the percolating thoughts
Thursday, July 21, 2016      18 comments

Continuing the thread of thoughts in the percolation process, starting with the basis of Unbroken Brain: A Revolutionary New Way of Understanding Addiction by Maia Szalavitz. Remember that Ms. Szalavitz's contention and premise is that add... Read more
I have this blog percolating and not enough time to write it
Wednesday, July 20, 2016      21 comments

The preview is a quote from Unbroken Brain: A Revolutionary New Way of Understanding Addiction by Maia Szalavitz. I'd already blogged about the book a few times, and shared that I'm finding it particularly validating in relation to my current ... Read more
It is a rule: CSG week must be HOT!
Tuesday, July 19, 2016      17 comments

Getting a short run in last night at 7 p.m. (only 2.63 miles, and slow) was in fact the best decision. From these forecast temperatures, it was the... Read more
Laying out the training plan for this week
Monday, July 18, 2016      20 comments

The weather is predicted to be... drumroll... it's summer in Nebraska, remember... continued drum roll... emoticon ... Read more
Cornhusker State Games Cycle Tour - my second half century
Sunday, July 17, 2016      19 comments

emoticon I hadn't thought of the Firecracker 50 on the 4th of July as a half century until I saw a fellow cyclist (... Read more
The Party in Motion called COLOR RUN - 2016 Omaha Version
Saturday, July 16, 2016      25 comments

This is my niece, Tye, learning the joy of reading other people's shirts. Here are the two of us, vintage and virtuously new, before heading to... Read more
The grand puzzle of self
Friday, July 15, 2016      23 comments

Getting close to another "6 year" anniversary date... just three weeks off is the anniversary of the goal weight confetti toss at Jenny Craig for reaching what I then called "goal weight". And the puzzle is still at times a puzzle. Yes, I'... Read more
Quick pep talk, just to get the mind set
Wednesday, July 13, 2016      19 comments

There are only 24 hours in a day, and it's important to recognize that. Use wisely what you can, allow time for rest and "cave" respite, and "let it go" if you don't get EVERYTHING on the list covered. Going to be another busy day. I'll b... Read more
Bonus blog - keys to surviving a tough day
Tuesday, July 12, 2016      20 comments

This morning I blogged my pep talk to myself because I knew I was facing unpleasant tasks (for me) in my workday. Over the decades of working for a living, I have taken some of the lessons of the workplace and applied them to my self-care succe... Read more
Going to need that mental toughness today...
Tuesday, July 12, 2016      22 comments

And the planned workout, too! Let us, without going into gory details, say that I already know that today's workday is not going to be stress-free in ANY sense of the word. So... very important not to lose perspective. The best stress... Read more

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