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Two Months Out

| Once again I’ve slipped behind in my updating, but it’s been a busy couple of months.  I got back to Seattle and slipped right into 2016 and the return to a schedule for my kids.  They had been off … Continue reading

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Stem Cells

I traveled to Chicago last week for my long awaited stem cell procedure.  It actually snuck up on me with it being right after the holidays.  We got the kids back to school on Monday (it was rough for them … Continue reading

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Reality and going forward

After receiving the news from my doctor that surgery didn’t work (and, in fact, made things worse!), I asked him what my options were going forward.  Of course, they aren’t good…..they really aren’t good.  He suggested an Osteotomy (http://www.mayoclinic.org/tests-procedures/knee-osteotomy/basics/definition/prc-20019023), but … Continue reading

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Marathon Du Medoc- Race Day

We woke up the morning of the marathon to thunder and torrential downpours.  Before I left for the trip I had checked the weather and they were predicting sunshine and warm temperatures, so I had packed my race gear accordingly.  … Continue reading

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Marathon du Medoc Training

Marathon du Medoc had been my on my bucket list since seeing it profiled years ago in Runner’s World.  I mean a marathon with wine at every fueling station?  With people dressed in costume?  What’s not to like? In case … Continue reading

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Catching Up Again….and Ole Oiselle Volee!

I can’t even make excuses except to say that I’ve been busy researching information and wanted to make sure I had all my ducks in a row before posting.  It’s been a disappointing time because (even though I knew things … Continue reading

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6 Months Out

I have done a terrible job documenting my microfracture recovery.  Not because I haven’t been very mindful of the timeline, but because I haven’t had great news to share.  It’s been a very frustrating and disappointing time and I’m nowhere … Continue reading

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