Viking Fans Are Made

Football fans aren’t born they are made. My father grew up listening to the Minnesota Gophers on the radio in the 50’s. I grew up watching the Minnesota Vikings on black and white television in the 70’s. Dad explained scoring, downs, forward passes, and punting while we watched the Vikings play the Packers, Bears, and…
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2015 Running Recap

2015 was a great year of physical activity for me. I logged 1,613 miles running and cross trained 358 miles on my Trek bike and 155 miles on stationary bikes. I guess I will maintain my status as a runner who cross trains by biking! I worked my year around running two marathons and they…
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The Best Of Me

I was in the mood for a romantic movie this afternoon, and “The Best of Me” (2014) was sitting by my DVD player, so that’s what I watched. I have to be in the mood for a Nicholas Sparks story, but when I am he always delivers. You have to understand that his stories almost…
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Remembrance

Sue is gone for the weekend, so you know what that means: Time to watch a movie that she would never sit through! Tonight was “Remembrance,” a film suggested by my sister Angie for our family’s movie club. Just a note that there are several spoilers coming up. I thoroughly enjoyed “Remembrance,” as it incorporated…
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Jocelyn’s First Race

When you run as many miles as I do, those around you notice. Sometimes it makes them uncomfortable, but sometimes it makes them want to join in. When a loved one wants to join you for a run, that is simply one of the best things there is about running! This summer I’ve enjoyed the…
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