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The Counselor, a place to start

As a place to start this blog, The Counselor is as good as any. It sits at the nexus of so much I want to talk about here. 745 more words

Deployment: 25% Down

April hasn’t just brought with it wind and warmer temps. It also marks the next big deployment milestone: 25% done!

It feels great to know that the first big chunk is done. 379 more words



2012 was the golden era of my running. If you click on the little running tab up there ^ you will see that in 2012 I earned a PR (personal record) in every distance that I ran. 820 more words


Monday Five?

Sure it might be Monday, but I’m in the mood for a little Friday Five. And I was too lazy to come up with anything else. 419 more words

The Usual

I Tried It: Hiking the Franklins

This year I opted to forego resolutions in favor of experiences. My goal is to dive headfirst into one new-to-me experience each month. So far I’ve had success with… 534 more words

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I’ve been telling anyone who will listen that I’m just not feeling running lately. The intense training for the El Paso full in February so closely followed by the difficulty of… 302 more words


1 Blissful Year

One year ago, Stephen and I woke up to morning frost on the ground in Grafenwoehr. We jigsawed our belongings (and our dog) into the back of a rental car, and started the long journey to our new home. 442 more words

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