Monthly Archives: December 2013

Vacation in Whistler

We are staying at the Cascade Lodge in Whistler. This was the first time we did a VRBO (vacation rental by owner) and we got a great deal for Christmas week. The process was explained to us and everything went … Continue reading

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Christmas in Whistler

On Monday we headed to Whistler, BC for Christmas. Last year we decided we did not want to spend another Christmas in Seattle with all our family in Boston. It took about 6 hours to get there. We waited at … Continue reading

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12k’s of Christmas

On Sunday I ran the 12k’s of Christmas in Kirkland. I love holiday races. I was also meeting a twitter friend for coffee after the race. The race was at 9:30 and only about 25 minutes away. The race was very … Continue reading

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Why I’m running the Boston Marathon

Boston is my home. Since I began running, there was the dream of running the Boston Marathon. I have watched it, cheering for runners for more years than I can count. I have volunteered at the expo and ran the … Continue reading

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Cold weather and football

We have been having very cold weather in Seattle. On Saturday I had 10 miles to run. I waited until the sun came up and went out. It was 15 degrees. I ran the hilly route, an out and back … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Weekend

For 3 Bostonians living in Seattle, without any family we made the best of the Thanksgiving weekend. I started the day with a 6 mile run. Dinner was very traditional turkey, stuffing with apples, walnuts and raisins, mashed potatoes, gravy, squash … Continue reading

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