Monthly Archives: March 2012

Treadmill.

When I’m traveling for my work I find running to be either one of my favorite parts of the trip or a chore to be slogged through. Typically this distinction is made based on where and when I’m able to … Continue reading

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30 Degrees.

Today in this part of the world it was 75 degrees F. For comparison, when I ran Sunday morning it was 45. I’m always a little stiff after a day off, but today was brutal. My legs were a little … Continue reading

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A Case of the Mondays.

A great weekend came to a close last night with dinner and drinks with friends. Several outstanding beers were enjoyed. When I’m having a few, especially if they’re higher in alcohol, I tend to test a lot. I really only … Continue reading

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Exercise.

There was a very nice comment left the other day by DiabeticallyYours in which she mentioned that she wishes she had my strength. I think she’s underestimating herself. I run to stay fit, because I’m results oriented and like the … Continue reading

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Support.

I mentioned the other day that I would write more about Insulindependence, so here it is. But first some backstory: About a year ago I started feeling, well, bad. There really isn’t a better word to describe it, as I … Continue reading

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Srsly.

A friend sent me an email with that subject heading. Do you suppose someone stole all his vowels? Maybe he has magically transformed into a teenage girl? So I changed my infusion set just before lunch, and I’m a bit … Continue reading

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Better.

Sometimes that’s all I ask for. Better. My run last night was better. Not great, but that’s okay. The first three miles were reasonably horrible, but then the legs started to open up around mile four and the final two … Continue reading

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The Good and the Bad.

I’m coming to realize that in may ways, running and diabetes are the same. In my mind, A plus B should always equal C. Alas in diabetes and running, that is rarely the case. Saturday I had a great run … Continue reading

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