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Day Five: During a late afternoon walk to the next town Day Six: Jameson and Ginger Ale with Sunday night dinner Day Seven: Jogging to downtown Vicenza
It’s Monday night and I am right back where I started yesterday morning, on the couch wrapped in my Snuggie. This case of the Snarfs has given me plenty of time to recover lost photographs from my POS iPhoto (yeah, … Continue reading
At 4am this morning, I was about 75% sure my little stone house was going to end as a pile of rubble. A 6.0 earthquake hit near Bologna, about an hour south of my house. The strong effects of the … Continue reading
“You can go as slow as you want, but you can’t stop” My friend Rebecca said this to me years and years ago when we were out for a jog. I kept repeating that line in my head as I … Continue reading
My first 6K is tomorrow! I have my clothes (complete with official shirt and bib) laid out, a full belly from a great meal, and plenty of water. All that is left to do is run!
I am feeling very uninspired lately. Maybe it’s from the weeks of rain, or just a spring funk, but it kind of sucks. I woke up today with a completely free schedule and I decided to keep it that way. … Continue reading
In 20 days I will be running in the Bologna Women’s Running Festival! At least that is the plan. I have sent in the registration form and the fee. I have made non-refundable hotel reservations. I even bought new running … Continue reading
I feel like I am jinxing myself here, but I am going to say it anyway: I *might* make it home in the next few days. I know, exciting stuff. Last night as I was getting ready for my run, … Continue reading
I am going to keep this short: the entire month of March was a Total Fail 1.) Do something about the fact that I barely speak any Italian, despite having lived in Italy for over two years. Fail 2.) Finally … Continue reading