Monthly Archives: December 2011

Exploration Trail

   This mornings run was going to be a quicky.     I had an hour.     Tired of running the same trails in my neighborhood I took off for Exploration Trail at Keller’s Peak. Keller’s is the place to run in the winter months.   The road is closed to vehicle’s and it’s only dog walkers, nature lover’s and …

Meow

     I think I need to find a new vet. One who doesn’t yell at me    “Hey stupid! Don’t put Neosporin on your cats ear! It be for people!”    Okay maybe that is not exactly what happened, but its a close description. I actually got mocked by a vet’s assistant, not the actual vet. I still …

Rain Drops Keep Falling on my Head

    Right now I’m squinting at the computer screen.    Its hard to type with soap in your eye.    My morning shower was not successful.    Last night when I slid up my icy driveway at midnight I could hear a gurgling creek, when I opened my car door and carefully walk/  slid up the ice to my …

Running in Snow Shoes; not a Pretty Sight

    Four days ago I accomplished my best run yet, almost seven miles at Rim Nordic with Alicia.    It was a gorgeous fall day, running through the snow.    Seriously, in spots, the snow is a foot deep here, and keep in mind, it hasn’t actually snowed in weeks. Rim Nordic is the local …

Saturday’s Arrowbear Rant

   I’ve never met a lab I didn’t like.   Before tonight.   When I was almost mauled by a snarling beast.   Does it seem like I complain a lot about dogs attacking me when I run? It happens almost every  day I run in Arrowbear! Not surprising in the least bit that  a Akida was just hit on the …