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Fitbit Update: November

November began with freezing temps and December started with highs in the 70’s.  That’s North Carolina for you.  Most of November was very cold.  I only got in one long run outside.  I have become very consistent with twelve-minute miles. … Continue reading

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Into the Dark

I have almost survived the first week of school post-daylight savings time–barely.  Even more remarkable is the fact that my students, husband, family and friends have managed to survive the week. I am cranky and out of sorts.  I can’t … Continue reading

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October Fitbit Update

The leaves were falling and swirling in bitingly cold wind as I walked the dogs this morning.  November arrived yesterday like a fury so that the gentle temperatures and Carolina blue skies of October seem like a distant memory. On … Continue reading

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Fitbit Update: August

It’s a good thing I’ve been practicing intervals, because August began at a walking pace, became a jog, and ended with a sprint to the finish.  I was able to keep up an average of eight miles per day on … Continue reading

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Last-Minute Thanks

And so we come to the very last day of November.  I have had the annoying feeling that I was lagging behind for the last few months; catching up is just not something that seems to be in my immediate … Continue reading

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Thoughts Upon the Coming of Fall

Fall came this week.  It arrived on Tuesday, October 22 sometime between 7:15  in the morning and 4:00 in the afternoon.  Most years I would find it difficult to be so specific, but this year it was obvious.  It still … Continue reading

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Fitbit Update 2

As I said in my very first Fitbit post, when I first received my device I was completely mesmerized by the numbers.  The little digital display ruled my life.  This could not go on.  I have a life, a family, a … Continue reading

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Seasons

I’m afraid I’ve gotten very lax about my writing.  I could blame it on the new school year and the fact that I’m teaching a new class, or I could explain that I am really trying to get in shape … Continue reading

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