Going Plant-based

I’ve been mostly vegetarian for nine years now. I made the decision to go vegetarian after learning about animal treatment in factory farms. Five years later, I got a dog. This re-affirmed my decision to be a vegetarian—I saw animals in a whole new light once I got a dog. They have personalities. They’re living, feeling, […]

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15 Months Old

Sully turned 15 months old this past month. We have seen some pretty huge changes lately, the biggest being that he is now a walking baby! He started walking around 14.5 months old. Once he took his first steps it was only another week before he started walking laps around the house. I was amazed […]

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Backyard Meals

Spring weather is here, and the past few weeks have been so pleasant. Each weekend we have spent a little time sprucing up the back and front yards, since I expect to spend a lot of time outside with Sully this spring/summer. The deck in the backyard was one of our first spots to address. […]

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Crescent City Classic 10k

I ran the Crescent City Classic (a 10k) on Easter weekend. I trained as much as I could for this in about two months’ time. For most runners this would be considered pretty minimal training, though: two three mile runs during the week and a long run on the weekend. I started with four miles as my […]

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