Monthly Archives: August 2010

How I Spent My Summer Vacation: II

This post is a continuation of my first “How I Spent My Summer Vacation” essay, found here. I started a new job in late 2009.  When I did so, I sacrificed four annual weeks of paid vacation from my old job.  … Continue reading

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Garbage Out

I don’t believe in simultaneously running and attempting to lose weight.  I personally believe it’s a very unhealthy combination, as I outlined here several months ago. However, that doesn’t change the fact that I feel a whole lot better about … Continue reading

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How I Spent My Summer Vacation: I

Don’t be fooled by the ridiculously hot weather…summer is effectively over.  I don’t mind, really.  It means that the sandwich shop I sometimes frequent at lunchtime is no longer crowded with kids on their way to the pool.  Furthermore, it … Continue reading

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Ummm…It’s Hot.

I don’t know if you’re aware… but it’s hot outside. Once upon a time when I retired from competitive running, I promised myself that if the conditions weren’t favorable for running, I wouldn’t force myself to do it.  So let’s … Continue reading

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