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Mass x Velocity = Gansta (Baby Jogger Performance Double Review)

I’ve posted a lot about running with Nat in my jogging stroller.  Until last week, however, I hadn’t ever taken Angelica out running.  You aren’t supposed to take your kid out in a jogging stroller until they are around a … Continue reading

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We Sweat it Out in the Streets: Going Barefoot & a Few Lessons

This morning I walked the six blocks to the dog-run completely barefoot.  I’ve taken off my shoes and walked through the park barefoot a few times, but the six blocks of Bed-Stuy concrete sidewalks has always given me pause.  There’s … Continue reading

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Finally, a Long Run! (10 miles)

Since I blew out my achilles tendon on January 25th during my 17 mile run to school, I haven’t done anything that I would consider a long run.  The farthest I ran in February was 6.7 miles, and the farthest … Continue reading

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All Over Brooklyn (2.5/3.35/2.65 miles)

Our post office is located a convenient 1.25 miles away from our apartment.  The end of our street is literally the edge of our zip code, so we live as far as possible from our post office, and it’s not … Continue reading

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Rambling About With My Son (4 miles)

Eventually, we will have had enough gorgeous spring days that I will stop ooh-ing and ah-ing and writing things like “Oh my God, this morning was absolutely glorious and beautiful beyond belief.”  However, since it’s only February, each of these … Continue reading

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Weekday Trip to Gym Park (6.6 miles)

After my very disappointing run yesterday, today’s great runs were exactly what I needed. (I’ve decided to split to/from Gym Park into two runs, at least for my record keeping — two, sub thirty minute runs divided up by two … Continue reading

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Winter’s Not Done Yet (4 miles)

I think Winter must have taken umbrage at my recent insistence on shorts, because last night she decided to remind us that the solstice is still a bit off with yet another snowfall.  While it did drive me back into … Continue reading

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Nine Miles in the Freezing Cold (9 miles)

While saying its cold out might seem a bit redundant in January, today was exceptionally bitter — between the wind-gusts themselves and their accompanying 5 degree wind-chill, I was beginning to worry about the lack of feeling in my fingertips … Continue reading

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