Monthly Archives: November 2012

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Dad Lessons: How to Make an Elephant Sound

…with bilingual moral support from Toddler Geek Shui.

If at least one of these wallpapers I concocted doesn’t fit your personality, you may need a hug.

233 Runs Later: Vini, Cucurri, Vici #OccupyPavement

Eleven months ago, I wrote a post about rediscovering running and simultaneously dealing with me, old-man-me and teenage-me. If you know me, you’ll understand the potential complexity of a situation like that. (Link:

In it, I explained that, on November 9, 2011, I set a goal for myself. I wanted to run a 10K (scheduled for February 2012), for the first time in 10+ years. In December 2011, I ran a 5K. Then, in January 2012, I got impatient and ran a 10K. In February, I ran the 10K that was the focus of my initial goal and bettered my previous time by 3 minutes.


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