Monthly Archives: September 2013


This is one of my favorite pictures from this summer. I haven’t been posting shots of my kids on the internet anymore because of privacy concerns, but this one, this one is too perfect not to share. When this child … Continue reading

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back to school

Four went back to school last Monday and Eight’s first day was Thursday, so I had a few days alone with Eight and then Four stayed home on Friday with a cough and a very mild fever so I got … Continue reading

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upon our return

We’d been back in Italy about fifteen minutes and were driving away from the airport with the windows down when Four shouted, because he only really has a shouting voice, “WHAT’S THAT BAD SMELL?” And we all laughed. After a … Continue reading

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post hiatus recap

Hello! Anyone still there might have gathered that I took a briefish hiatus while we were away for the summer in Colorado spending time with family. Near the end of last year my parents bought a house in the mountains, … Continue reading

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my second trail race

It was fun, and now the vacation is over and I am back to more serious marathon training at sea level.

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