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One Last Run Home from the Bronx

I think there needs to be a separate holiday: Single Mother’s Day.  Because after a week home with the kids, I would estimate that the thought “I have no idea how single moms do this!” has drifted through my head … Continue reading

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The Law of Cause & Effect

I didn’t used to run this happy (or “smiley,” as my cohort of runners like to say).  Not that I ever slogged through my runs . . . well, I did at first, back when running was to lose weight … Continue reading

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Meeting Up in the Rain (12 miles)

A few weeks ago, I wrote about how a post by Susan Lacke over on NoMeatAthlete.com finally got me interested in Twitter.  During the #nmachat, I met Shannon, a runner who was just about to move from Charleston to Brooklyn. … Continue reading

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A Little Here, A Little There (18 miles)

This Saturday was a gorgeously warm, almost hot, Spring day, which was a wonderful relief from the constant, uncertain threat of rain that has been hanging over the City recently.  It hasn’t actually rained that much, but every day this … Continue reading

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A Two Bridge Wednesday (15 miles)

It seems Wednesday is becoming “unplanned long-run Wednesday,” though sadly that will have to end when I head back to work next week.  The plan was to do an 8 mile run with Nat in the morning, to give M … Continue reading

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Taking My New Toy (and Nat!) For a Run (7.25 miles)

Last night, along with a new SkipHop diaper-backpack and play mat for Angelica, the UPS guy dropped off the Polar Heart Rate Monitor that I won a few weeks back (thanks again to Matt at the No Meat Athlete for … Continue reading

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Taking the Big Brother Out for a Run (9.15 miles)

Last night I was up at 3 am feeding Angelica, and up again with her at 5:30.  So obviously I decided to take Nat out for a 9 mile run today.  Partially, it was because of the worries I wrote … Continue reading

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Hello, Angelica! (3 miles)

Last Wednesday we found out that our lives are changing again: we’re adopting a baby girl, and we’re bringing her home later today.  In a few hours, Nat will have a baby sister, and we’ll have another little life placed … Continue reading

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Brooklyn Under a Full Moon (5 miles)

In order to get to Boston last weekend, we borrowed a car from our friends Franklin and Kate (who also happen to be runners, but that’s just a coincidence), and eventually I had to get it back to them.   … 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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