Monthly Archives: December 2007

Another year

Tomorrow is our fifteenth wedding anniversary. Everyone who marries makes an adjustment from being single to being married. Adjusting to change is a constant in everyones life it is a familiar part of our lives whether we recognize it or … Continue reading

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Canada run photos

We took tons of photos in Las Vegas and haven’t sorted through them all yet, but in the meantime the photos from the Canada run are now in the gallery if you are interested.

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The Comedy Network Hijacking Browsers

Imagine you are interested in U.S. based comedy and run a website which is focused on stand-up comedy and U.S. based comedy movies and television shows. Now imagine that you do not live in the U.S. but in Canada. Now … Continue reading

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Halo effect

Above is a halo. A halo is a $16 000.00 piece of equipment which is screwed to the head and measurements are then taken in a CT scan to determine the exact placement of a brain tumor so that the … Continue reading

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Finally

Yes! All the Xmas shopping is done – or at least all I intend to do has been done. Yesterday was my first run day since the Las Vegas marathon. It was probably unwise to start back with nineteen and … Continue reading

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Endurance

Distance running is about slogging it out even when the end of the run seems to be receding instead of drawing near but you don’t have to be a runner to have endurance. Lynn knows something about endurance with the … Continue reading

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Happiness

We grow as we age. One of the most frustrating things that the young encounter is the seeming complacency of the “older” generation. The benign and somewhat condescending looks and statements about how “you will learn” are usually mistaken for … Continue reading

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Homecoming

Yesterday my wife returned home and settled back into the house. We have some adjustments to make as she is not allowed to drive, is still getting used to walking with the cane and brace and she is going to … Continue reading

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One more day

We finally had a good look at the incision the neurologist made to get at the tumor. He had said jokingly that it was a barn door and it seems he was not joking. Click the picture if you really … Continue reading

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Non est vivere sed valere vita est

My wife can move her right knee. The new range of movement is not a lot but it is enough that she can use a cane instead of a walker. Her custom fitted foot brace looks like something out of … Continue reading

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