Monthly Archives: February 2013

Weekend +

One of the great things about being a teacher (besides the joy of molding young minds, being adored by a roomful of first graders, and having such an impact on the future, of course) is being off for holidays.  Our … Continue reading

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Best. week. ever.

This past week…I could get used to weeks like these.  Even when you take into account the fact that it was one of those weeks at school where every morning found me wanting to hide under my covers until the … Continue reading

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The 8-year plan

If you read my Super Century blog post, you might remember that I watched Ride the Divide and was really caught up by the movie. If you’re connected to me on Facebook, you might have seen me posting more about … Continue reading

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Super Century II

There’s a Brad Paisley song I love which includes the lyric “Some mistakes are too much fun to only make once…”  The Super Century, on the other hand, falls more under “Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to … Continue reading

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Cleveland Rocks

As the lone female member of Team Virtus, I’m regularly outnumbered by guys on training rides or group outings, and this past weekend it was just me and five boys along for a 4-day team trip celebrating Bob’s upcoming wedding.  … Continue reading

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