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Summer 2014 Update

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Work: I’m still at US Airways, although I think we’re supposed to call it American Airlines these days. Hrm. Life: Recovering from ankle surgery on my right ankle this time. I had a bone fragment that was bugging me. I┬áthink it came from back in the figure skating days in high school — it’s my […]

Future of the Blog?

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As you can see, I haven’t blogged in pretty much forever. Life takes over and you find yourself living and doing more than sitting and writing about it. Plus, with Facebook, FourSquare, and other social media outlets, I find that my family knows what I’m up to from the odd status or photo album there […]

Christmas 2012

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Can’t believe I haven’t blogged in nearly six months, whoa! The long and short of it, I’ve been into training heavily (mostly running) and have run several races and gotten more PR’s (personal records) in the last six months than I have since I started running in 2011. I now run about five days a […]

Summer Update 2012

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Haven’t posted much, the usual “life” gets in the way of blogging sometimes. Chuck had ACL reconstruction knee surgery in the beginning of June, but he’s doing well now and in physical therapy once a week. I know he’s dying to get back to running and cycling, but so far he’s limited to swimming and […]

I Work Out!

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Last Wednesday was a milestone marking the end of my (very expensive even with copay) Physical Therapy sessions for my ankle. Last Thursday was my final doctor’s appointment where I was cleared to go back to all activities – yay! Only caveat is that if I’m doing quick lateral change sports (e.g. racquetball, hiking, trail […]

Ankle Update

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Wow, I can’t believe I went a whole month without posting, bad girl! Time to post an update on the ankle. It’s been a long, busy January, but I got out of the boot on January 12th and into an ankle brace and regular shoes. I’m now into my 4th week of physical therapy for […]

2011 Year in Review

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This year was WONDERFUL, and chock full of learning experiences. Here’s a little rundown of what I learned this year. 1) Beware of sleek CEO’s that might promise you the moon and stars. If it sounds too good to be true, it is. 2) Jobwise, take some time to find out what you REALLY enjoy […]

Making Progress, Slowly

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Well, I only got to wear my candy cane cast for one week, and then they put me in the evil Stormtrooper Moon Boot. I also had a wonderful knee scooter we rented for two weeks which helped immensely. After a week on crutches, my palms were bruised and my underarms were pretty unhappy with […]

Candy Canes and Everything Sweet

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My ankle stabilization surgery was on December 5th, and it went quite well. They were able to tighten the ligaments that I damaged from figure skating years ago, and were able to suture up the almost 1″ tear that I had on my peroneal brevis tendon. They even cleaned out a lot of the scar […]

Down for the Count

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Finally had my diagnosis today, after x-rays and MRI’s. I guess my days of competitive figure skating have caught up with me. It looks like my ligaments in the ankle are no more. So the tendons took on the extra work, and by getting hot and stressed ended up getting a split in them. So […]

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UI/UX Developer by day, a million other hobbies by night. Attracted to shiny objects that need recharging. Passion for life, love, and sushi. Trail running, hiking, books, gaming, sketching and travel are just a few of my interests. Multi-platform (Windows, OS X, Android, iOS) enthusiast.


Grand Canyon Apr 2013Picacho Peak Christmas 2013
Hawaii Jun 2013Renaissance Faire 2013
Peralta Trail Mar 2013Vegas Red Rocks - 2013