Category Archives: inspiration

Inspiration Is Everywhere

What (or who) inspires you? I’ve been thinking about that question since I came back from my long run on Friday. I was coming out of the woods at the top of my street. My neighbor was just coming up … Continue reading

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Run, Julie, Run – Vermont 50 Race Report

Yay! Yes, I did it. Fifty miles in 11:39. First, I want to thank everyone involved in putting on the Vermont 50 Bike & Ultra Run. It was a great event benefiting Vermont Adaptive Ski & Sport. The race organizers … Continue reading

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Do What You Love – And Keep Doing It

In my continuing search for inspiration, I want to look at some folks who have defied expectations. And because my birthday is this week, I’m thinking in particular of people who have continued to excel beyond an age at which … Continue reading

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I Have A New Hero

I have a new hero. On Monday, Rep. Gabrielle Giffords returned to Washington to cast her vote in the debt ceiling vote. For those of you around the world who might not know about Gabby Giffords, she represents her Arizona district … Continue reading

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