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Update

Well. It's been 4 months since I last blogged so I decided since the kids are all (all?!) upstairs happily busy playing restaurant together with Olivia's play kitchen, I should use these precious few minutes of daytime peace and quiet to update the blog world. (I know, my priorities rock.)

So let's see... what's new....

Me: I began running last October out of sympathy for a friend who had failed to qualify for Boston and who wanted me to run a consolation race with her. (It is widely known that I hate running so this was a very generous move on my part.) Since there was no way in hades I would be able to go from literally zero cardio endurance to running a half-marathon in 4 months time, I decided to go with a run-walk program. I started out walking a minute for every 2 minutes I ran, then upped it to 3/1. And I have to say, this tactic totally changed my life. Getting on the treadmill and staring at 20/30/45 minutes was horrrrrible and impossible. But anyone can do tw…