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Nov 27

Random Updates

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Hello there. I’m still alive, just super swamped with life. Here’s a little bit of what has been going on. We bought a new car! After 7 years and 155k miles of loyal service, we decided that it was time to put Little Red out to pasture. We ended up buying a Jeep Patriot (still …

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Dec 20

Hey Griswold. Where Do You think You’re Gonna Put a Tree that Big?

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Clark: Bend over and I’ll show you. Todd: You’ve got a lot of nerve talking to me like that Griswold. Clark: I wasn’t talking to you. And with that, I present to you the Neumann Family Christmas Tree. (drum roll please) Following Lindsay @ Chasing the Kenyans lead and jumping on her Christmas Tree Meme …

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Jun 26

Race Report: Reeds Lake Run

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Today was the annual Reeds Lake Run.  I have done this race the past 3 years and it is right around the corner, so I figured why not make it four in a row.  There was a worry that it would rain, and possible storm, but thankfully it turned out to be a beautiful, sunny …

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Jan 04

Remember, You Do This for Fun!

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That is what my wife yelled after me as I headed out the door on my run today.  I really didn’t want to go.  It was cold.  I was tired.  It was getting dark.  And did I mention it was cold?  I only had to do 6 miles today, but after a long weekend, it …

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May 22

Youch!

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Note to self – when applying sunscreen, make sure to get it EVERYWHERE that is going to be exposed to the sun.  I had the sense to load up on SPF35 before my ride yesterday, but as you can see, I missed a small area on my left shoulder.  I didn’t notice it until this …

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