Category Archives: AZ

How Did I Get Here?

This week is the week when I anxiously wait for my acceptance email informing me of my entrance into the Boston Marathon.  This got me thinking, ‘how did I get here?’ As a child growing up in a super non-athletic … Continue reading

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Slowing Building Up The Mileage

I’ve slowly built up my mileage to 16 miles a week by now.  I still have a ways to go before hitting my baseline weekly mileage, which is 25 miles.  Every time the achilles starts to hurt, I scale back. … Continue reading

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Hallelujah For Internet

I’ve been without proper internet connection for the past week, and what a withdrawal that was.  Luckily, I had a good book (Ken Follet’s ‘World Without End’, which I had exchanged for at Bookman’s using my 12 store credits) to … Continue reading

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Seven More Days…

Of work in Tucson.  Three more weeks and we’ll be out of AZ.  It’s been a good 5 years here in Oro Valley and I will sure miss a lot of things: Oro Valley – a beautiful, peaceful, and neighborly … Continue reading

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Snow In Oro Valley

Our last winter here in Oro Valley and it finally snowed…

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Let It Snow

Here’s a pic for those of you buried in gazillion inches of snow… Although I wish it would snow just once here, so that Mocha can romp around in the snow like she’d used to back in NYC.

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What I Won’t Miss

Oro Valley has served as our refuge for the last 5 years.  We love the peacefulness and beauty of the area, as well as the courteousness of the people.  These we will miss.  However, one thing we most certainly won’t … Continue reading

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