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Be the change

“Be the change you want to see in the world”, words that are usually attributed to Mahatma Gandhi.  While these are wise and thoughtful words, they were not uttered by Gandhi. What he said was more along these lines:  “If … Continue reading

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2013 – The Year That Wasn’t

In my head, I’ve been thinking of 2013 as the “Year That Wasn’t”. I had so many big plans for 2013 that just never came to fruition, mostly due to injuries. In the first five months of the year I: … Continue reading

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Siren Song

My parents will tell you that I’ve always been a water baby. I’ve always loved water and my happiest times have been spent near water.  Swimming in it, rowing on it, diverting creeks, splashing in puddles – I’m a fan … Continue reading

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It’s gonna feel like WHAT?

On Friday I spent the morning at the hospital having a CT Scan on my abdomen. It’s something I’ve both looked forward to (having it done with) and dreaded (wee bit of claustrophobia). I’ve been having some pain in my … Continue reading

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12 months of blogs! {sort of}

I just realized today that I started this blog a year ago! Yes, the bear was surprised too! I didn’t really have a plan when I started the blog – no specific topic, or frequency. I just knew that I … Continue reading

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The Year of Living Uncomfortably

What does that even mean anyways? Does that mean I’m going to give up my comfortable Merrell shoes, the awesome gel mattress pad on the bed, the heated seats in my car, or any of those other little things that … Continue reading

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Fake It Till You Make It

Ever since the big snowfall we had last week, I’ve been talking about how I can’t wait to get out and ski. I think I only got out once last year and a few times year before. It’s great exercise, … Continue reading

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