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2 x 10 miles, 1h21m, 1h22m

So… This was my big weekend run. Fearing injury, I decided to split it into two shorter 10 mile runs. The last thing I needed to do was hurt myself and put the entire marathon at risk. 1,098 more words

Question of the Day

Have you ever heard of rowers getting blisters on their butts? Any remedies?

Oddly enough, yes, I did have a friend in college who had this problem. 169 more words


Fried & Flaming

So I’m sure I’ve shared some (or maybe all) of this story on here, but just in case you haven’t heard or read it, please enjoy. 11 more words

Bizarre But True!

Blisters and Blintzes

Arrived in NYC on Tuesday. Wedesday we headed out searching for as many locations on my itinerary as we could find and in my excitement, picked up some painful hot foot blisters! 83 more words

Never Ending Book

Beware of wild parnsip, but leave the goldenrod

Wild parsnip has made its appearance in Eastern Ontario, introduced from Asia and Europe for its edible root.  A tall wildflower or weed with yellow flowers, it can cause severe blistering and burning when the sap within its stalks comes into contact with skin that is exposed to sunlight.   442 more words

Current Events

Day 22: Llanes to Pineres

August 16, 2014

Walking distance: 23 kilometres

This morning we met Christoph again. Fascinating that we keep meeting him even after having had two resting days in one week. 593 more words

Fitbit Zip...the saga continues.....

I realize that it has been a while since I have written about me and my Fitbit zip.

Yes, I still it wear it everyday.I average around 15,000 steps a day, but I have to admit that I am a little tired today and, although I have made my 10,000 steps for today, I will still strive to get on out there and hit the bit 15,000 steps. 90 more words