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Month: June 2011

Google Calendar’s New Look

This afternoon I noticed that Google had changed how my calendar looked. At first I didn’t like it at all. I guess it was more the shock of the change […]

I Will Be Running Without the iPhone

Image via Wikipedia  // Since I returned to running on June 15th, I have used my iPhone and several running apps (see my Three iPhone Apps for Runners Review post) to track how my running […]

Spontaneous Fun for Bennie Bean

I was out walking Bennie Bean for his morning constitutional and my opportunity to clear my head. It was the first sunny morning since last Wednesday, the birds were singing, […]

Rhubarb Processing is Finished

On Wednesday, I was up in the Palmyra, Maine area and got a Subaru Baja’s bed full of rhubarb.  I am lucky that my sister’s neighbor has a huge rhubarb […]

Re-Imaging My MacBook Pro

I have thought long and hard about re-imaging my MacBook Pro over the course of the past week and last night I decided to go ahead and do it. So […]

Downsizing My Bookcase

There I can cross off one of my Summer ToDo list items – cleaning my bedroom book case. Over the past year we have been going to local book sales, […]

I Wish School Was This Way

I am a big Chris Lehman fan for a while and finally got around to watching his Tedx Philly talk (I now have the time).  In the video he describes […]

Week in Review – June 19, 2011

The week that was. On Friday, I turned another chapter in my life where I decided to leave teaching as a full-time profession and finally take advantage of retiring from […]

RunLog 6/17/11 – My 1st Mile

On May 17th I had arthroscopic surgery on my right knee. Today is June 17th and I almost ran a mile (only walked for about 50 yards). I am really happy with my progress […]

Fare Thee Well – LJHS

Today was my last day at Lawrence Junior High School.I finished up the filing that I had left to do, put the pile of papers that needed to be shredded […]

RunLog 6/16/11

Today was a physical therapy day.  She kicked my butt – which was a great thing.  My knee is feeling a lot stronger every week, but today, when she had me do a side […]