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Archive for September, 2007

Day of Knights

Saturday, September 29th, 2007

The rest of the Las Vegas trip was pretty uneventful; some bumps on the horizon for the project, but that’s about it. The traffic on the way home – I hit the eastern suburbs of metro LA/Riverside around 5 – was pretty bad. Almost made it not worth having my car in Las Vegas. Almost. […]

Too Little and Too Much

Sunday, September 23rd, 2007

….as in 3 days were too little to be home and 3 weekends is too much to be away from John. I really did have only 3 days home between the Florida trip and the (current) Las Vegas trip. Add work and a doctor appointment or two into the mix and it seemed like I […]

There’s no place like home…even home

Thursday, September 13th, 2007

A business trip brought me to Florida this week. It’s our annual customer conference (this time in Fort Lauderdale) and since not e nough customers showed up, they invites the professional service organization. Of course, if I’m going to be in Florida I’m going to see family, so rather than flying into Fort Lauderdale, I […]

Half Marathon, Half Kitchen

Wednesday, September 5th, 2007

Monday I ran the Disneyland half-marathon. When I finished my ‘mid-life-crisis’ marathon in 2005 I said I probably wouldn’t do another full marathon but I might do a half. This one sounded like fun but we couldn’t do it last year because we were checking out San Diego that weekend. When I signed up for […]