Monthly Archives: October 2013

Kristen R: Along the Way You Do Your Very Best

Another busy week in my house, but I’m juggling the running — mostly. I had to cut Tuesday’s speed work short. My 7-year-old had to test for her next tae kwon do belt, so I took her that evening and … Continue reading

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KHP – Ready for the Show

I spent the day framing my little heart out trying to get ready to drop my prints off at the gallery for two shows with Penn’s Wood Printmakers. I am so thrilled to have an opportunity to show my work … Continue reading

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Claire: In It

I’m sitting on an uncomfortable bench at my daughter’s gymnastics center. There’s no room on the uncomfortable benches in front of the window where you can attempt to find your child somewhere in the rainbow of leotards among the hundred … Continue reading

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Kristen R: Training Week 12 – The Speed Demon

Let me be clear: I am not the speed demon. If you’ve been following along, you know well and good that I am not the speediest of runners. But my 7-year-old? The girl is fast. So fast, in fact, that … Continue reading

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KHP – Good News and Bad News

Just a quick update tonight. The good news, I am spending today getting my final prints made and framed for a group show coming up this week. It will be great to get my work out in our local community. … Continue reading

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Claire: The Perfect Mother

Kristen shared this link about loving the “bad mother” in you on Facebook today, and these lines struck the writer in me: “You no doubt have an image of ‘the perfect mother’ in your mind. Describe her in as much … Continue reading

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Kristen R: Running schizophrenia? Just move on

I was all set to write about the low mileage week I’m having. My plan was to confess that I haven’t stuck to my training schedule because of mental and physical fatigue; I was going to ponder why I’ve hit … Continue reading

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