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Lost Fat and Muscle

During the whole ordeal of going back to school and then having terrible thumb pain on my right hand, I wasn’t able to hit the gym as much. Today I got measured and calipered, and the results are in: I … Continue reading

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My First Cortisone

While waiting for the Dr., I snapped a picture of the x-rays of my thumb Last Tuesday, I had an appointment with Dr. Blum for the pain that started really flaring up on the first day of school in my … Continue reading

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I’ve been taking a lot of photos of campus lately since I’m doing a photo-a-day exercise, and find myself there every day… I’ve had on-again-off-again pain that seemed related to my right thumb over the past couple of years. I’ve … Continue reading

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2013: Hooray! It’s the Obligatory New Year Post!!!

It’s January! My birth month, and the beginning of what will hopefully be a wonderful new year. At the very least, it will be another year of discovery as time unfolds and questions become extended questions, new questions, or new … Continue reading

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Mele Kalikimaka!

Decided to go on a morning jog past Honolulu Hale so I could see the Christmas lights on Christmas morning, without the crowds. It was a peaceful run through the streets of Honolulu. I also decided to check out Ala … Continue reading

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Early Resgistration for the 2013 Honolulu Marathon has Begun!

A pic at Wailupe Beach Park taken during one of my early morning training runs this year If you’re a Hawaii resident, and planning on doing the marathon in 2013, there’s an early registration special in effect: $1 a mile, … Continue reading

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2012 Honolulu Marathon Complete: Lessons Learned, Kneepocalypse Now! A Chapter Ends.

A picture of the runners at the massive Start Line Yes! It’s over. Thank goodness, life can return to semi-normal. Meaning, no more long runs every weekend, and a much more casual running experience overall. Actually, I’m injured now, so … Continue reading

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Carbs Carbs Carbs! Listening to My Body… #HNLMarathon Coming in 3 Days!

Today, I picked up my race packet at the Marathon Expo The Honolulu Marathon countdown continues! We are now 3 days away from the big day, and it’s time to carbo load. I was only gonna do it for two … Continue reading

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The Honolulu Marathon is 6 Days Away!

Sunday, December 9th, is the 40th Annual Honolulu Marathon. That means there’s a little over 5 days left til the big event. I’m a total germaphobe throughout the year, but especially right now… so close to marathon, I know if … Continue reading

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Give Me Resolve, Dammit!

Some sweet potatoes from my recent carbo load session this past weekend for the P.F. Chang’s 30K which got canceled due to the tsunami warning. Lately, I’d been binging on my diet. It happens at night when I’m at home … Continue reading

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