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Holidays away from home

Before Christmas, I wasn’t too bummed about spending it away from home for the third year in a row. I survived (and enjoyed) previous Christmases spent skiing in New Mexico and feasting with other journalist orphans in Casper. The actual … Continue reading

31. December 2011 by Jackie B
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Puppy love

Two weeks ago, this little one entered my life. It’s hard to imagine life without her. We named her Nola after New Orleans, something we always agree on. The name seems to suit her well. She’s sweet, loyal and, as … Continue reading

06. November 2011 by Jackie B
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Return to running

Long time, no post. I blame it on busy days at work — school starting and lots of state issues — and having way too many fun summer things to do when I’m not working. I was a little homesick … Continue reading

03. September 2011 by Jackie B
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Gone fishin’

In the two years I’ve lived next to the North Platte River, I have not gone fishing. I’ve floated the river (three times). I’ve run past it at least twice a week. I’ve eaten breakfast, lunch and dinner on its … Continue reading

16. August 2011 by Jackie B
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Commencement words

My sister graduated college a few weeks ago. I drove to Fort Collins to watch her (and 800 other liberal arts grads) walk across the stage and spend time with my parents and grandparents who flew in for the week. … Continue reading

29. May 2011 by Jackie B
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