Monthly Archives: July 2011

Moving Day


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Pretty, Shiny Things…


The only thing I like more than a bargain is sharing a bargain with others. Swim Outlet, my go-to site for swimsuits and gear, is having a huge sale on Sporti items. Check it out. While I prefer TYR suits … Continue reading

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Dragging my Feet


Of all the jobs in the world, the one I’d hate the most is salesperson. I am not ashamed to admit that I’m the worst salesperson I’ve ever known. The thought of knocking on doors or making cold calls is … Continue reading

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I am not a car, but I am on facebook


It takes a lot of effort to run with a jogging stroller. And I’m not even talking about the part where you’re actually pushing the thing while your kids are screaming for snacks, asking you to sing a song, telling … Continue reading

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An Attention-Seeker with an Identity Crisis…Brooks Racer ST 5


I wanted this shoe the minute I saw a picture of its bright (but not day-glo) orange upper. But the Brooks Racer ST 5 and I had a rocky start. First of all, this shoe has a serious identity crisis. … Continue reading

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A Conversation with Chung Minh


“Hello, may I speak with Alison Gittelman?” “Speaking.” “Oh, good, this is Chung Minh.” “….” “I was given your number by [person’s name] regarding [something inaudible].” “I’m sorry, who? It’s raining really hard here and I can’t hear you very … Continue reading

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Shoe Review – New Balance Minimus Trail


This will be the shortest review in the history of shoe reviews.¬†While I can squeeze my foot in the NB Minimus Trail, in an ugly stepsister – “It fits!” – fashion, it really doesn’t. Here’s why: As you can see, … Continue reading

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