Category Archives: Exercise

First Freeze and What That Doesn’t Mean

We had our first freeze of the year this morning. That’s a little earlier than normal but not by much. Overall, though, it has been a little warmer than usual. The sad news about that is I am reminded that … Continue reading

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Winning Without Knowing

The local paper came out today, and we found out that we have some winners in the family. It seems that both Rebekah and Lauren won their age divisions in the 2-mile walk.   Jenna and I weren’t quite so … Continue reading

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Corn and 5K

For the past two days, truck after truck after truck drove past the house full of ground up corn: cobs, stalks, everything. They are harvesting the fields around here for silage for a cattle ranch not too far down the … Continue reading

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Two: Years and Tie Dyes

Yesterday we celebrated two years in NC. We’ve had another wonderful year with lots of visitors: More exercise in various forms:   Seeing the girls baptized:   Taking a few trips: …including a couple of trips back to Texas. Moving … Continue reading

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Parties and Gardens and 5k

Jenna had some friends over today to make tie dye shirts and hang out before school starts next week. Lauren is going to do the same thing on Friday with some of her friends. The school uniform this year might … Continue reading

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