Sanibel Spring Break 2009 – Saturday & Sunday

Saturday On Saturday we went to the Twins game. The spring training park is in Ft Myers at the home of the Miracles, Hammond Stadium, and Sam had obtained tickets. We headed over early sans Bette who was still feeling sick. We parked on the ball fields ringing the stadium, and crawled over the tailgaters… Continue reading Sanibel Spring Break 2009 – Saturday & Sunday

Chicago Half Marathon 2008 – Saturday Night

This was the weekend where it rained in Biblical quantities. The rain started Wednesday, and did not stop until after Sunday. Vast chunks of the Chicago Metro area were flooded. Yet we had a race to run… Sara, Bette and Dave arrived in the rain at the W Hotel on N Lake Shore Dr on… Continue reading Chicago Half Marathon 2008 – Saturday Night

Triathlon 2008 – Carbo Loading at Al Vento

Up in Minneapolis to visit Sam and Karin and cheer them on at the Lifetime fitness triathlon. We arrived Friday from a series of thunderstorms thru Wisconsin, and the weather in Minneapolis was gorgeous, but real hot and humid. We checked into the Casa, and visited with Sam for a while. Karin was out getting… Continue reading Triathlon 2008 – Carbo Loading at Al Vento