Monthly Archives: December 2014

last marathon of the year

I managed to squeeze one last race in before the year was over. The Pisa marathon! I drove down on Saturday with a small group of friends from my running club and oh, Tuscany is so lovely that it almost … Continue reading

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better than normal

Lately it seems like I write mostly about Six; he is a reliable source of blog fodder. This morning we were out running errands, including buying him the umpteenth pencil sharpener to replace yet another he’d lost at school. We … Continue reading

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my induction to the national sport

This weekend we took the boys to the soccer stadium to see their first professional soccer game. While Nine gets excited about participating in a day-long chess tournament (he placed second at his last one), Six lives for the two … Continue reading

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