Category: children

Dads Who Run: Meet Scott Tremaine

This is the next installment of Dads Who Run here on cubicle dad runs. Working parents have a lot on their plate. And as a working dad, I think we sometimes get taken for granted. It’s tough to balance work, family and life in general. Now add in endurance sports? You’re upping the ante a... Read more »

Dads Who Run: Meet Eric O'Connor

This is the next installment of Dads Who Run here on cubicle dad runs. Working parents have a lot on their plate. And as a working dad, I think we sometimes get taken for granted. It’s tough to balance work, family and life in general. Now add in endurance sports? You’re upping the ante a... Read more »

Dads Who Run: Meet Gene Soboleski

This is the next installment of Dads Who Run here on cubicle dad runs. Working parents have a lot on their plate. And as a working dad, I think we sometimes get taken for granted. It’s tough to balance work, family and life in general. Now add in endurance sports? You’re upping the ante a... Read more »
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My 2011 Chicago Marathon race recap, part 2

While I shared race details yesterday, I couldn’t call my recap finished without thanking some people; not just for Sunday, but for the past year. I’ve had a lot of help, a lot of love and a lot of support from many people as I tackled my goals. I mentioned in Part 1 that for... Read more »

Dads Who Run: Meet Brian Fulton

This is the next installment of Dads Who Run here on cubicle dad runs. Working parents have a lot on their plate. And as a working dad, I think we sometimes get taken for granted. It’s tough to balance work, family and life in general. Now add in endurance sports? You’re upping the ante a... Read more »

Great news and some reinforcement

If you follow me on twitter, or if we’re friends on facebook, you already know the news. K’s cardiology appointment went well. But I promised I’d share the news once I knew. And frankly I need to work out what’s been swimming around in my head the past 24-hours. So you’re along for the ride…wheeeeeee!... Read more »
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My wife is effing awesome!

My wife is effing awesome!
Today is dedicated to my wife, Pam. I’ve had this post in mind for 4 years now or so. I’ve had a sentence or two typed but not much else really. I wanted to leave it open until now, in case anything changed over the last 4 years. It’s hard to put into words how... Read more »

Long run recap and RACE WEEK!!!

Long run recap and RACE WEEK!!!
Happy day after Easter…or as K calls it, another day off of school! What an awesome weekend! Who had an awesome weekend? You? Heck, I did! Friday I worked from home with the girls. It was a pretty uneventful day really. Saturday I spent the day with them again, laying low and playing. I also... Read more »

Big weekend ahead!

Big weekend ahead!
I finally feel back to normal. On top of a hot race and overdoing it, I fought being sick all week. But I’m back and ready to go! Coach Jen and I chatted a bit yesterday, adjusting the plan for this week. I was home with K yesterday, for day 2 of fever-boogaloo. Thankfully she... Read more »
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Win an entry to the Bunny Rock 5K!

Win an entry to the Bunny Rock 5K!
Who likes free stuff? You do! Heck, who doesn’t! Let’s fill that need for free stuff by giving away an entry to the First Annual Bunny Rock 5k presented by Adrenaline Sports Management on April 23rd! This first annual race is sure to bring much excitement and entertainment with Chicago’s own 80’s Rock Music throughout... Read more »