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Good Bye , Summer!

Here in upstate NY we sort of go by those age old adages that summer starts Memorial Day weekend and ends Labor Day weekend.  Kids here do not even start school until the Wednesday after Labor Day. Best we not discuss when they get out of school as I am sure that would astonish some… Continue reading Good Bye , Summer!

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Ever Stride SPF 29 Skin Defense – Product Review

Just a being upfront note for all of you.  I won a prize package from Charlene’s blog.  The prize package was from Ever Stride so I received this item for free.  I was not/am not under any obligation to write a review or for that review to be positive. Let me tell you upfront that… Continue reading Ever Stride SPF 29 Skin Defense – Product Review

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Catharine Valley Half – Race Recap

Another weekend, another half marathon! Well, not quite as my last half was on a Thursday evening, exactly ten days prior to the Catharine Valley Half.  Monies raised from this race go to the upkeep of the Catharine Valley Trail and to the Watkins Glen Cross Country team according to this article in the Odessa… Continue reading Catharine Valley Half – Race Recap

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Tromptown Half Marathon – Race Recap

I really love running half marathons.  That, along with 15K and 20K races, seem to be my ideal distances.  I can run a full marathon and I can run a 5K but I get the most out of a half. Last Thursday evening, I ran the Tromptown Half.  This was my first time running this… Continue reading Tromptown Half Marathon – Race Recap