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“Inflate a balloon; get a revelation.” ~ my Mr Wisdom guy Originally published at idle musings. You can comment here or there.

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martial arts revisited

The Professor, the highest ranking black belt and founder of my system, flew into Vancouver tonight for the bi-annual grading next week. There was the usual crowd to meet him at the airport but I decided that would be too … Continue reading

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Competition

I’ve been spending a little bit of time tonight wading through the backlog of my Google Reader, trying to catch up on everything that I have missed over the past couple of weeks. An excerpt from Shapely Prose reads: I … Continue reading

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I was at the dojo for 5 hours today. Granted, two hours of that was instructing, but that takes energy too – just a different kind. Luckily for me, the group that I had to run through katas were so … Continue reading

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In my four years of going to martial arts, I have never forgotten my belt, until today. Which wouldn’t have been that big a deal, since everyone forgets their belt at least once, but today was our belt change ceremony. … Continue reading

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I love Microsoft Excel spreadsheets. In my colour-coded-uber-organized-world they make me happy. <3<3<3 I’m going to Oregon on Monday! I’m so excited – I booked the campsites today and Blythe and I are hitting the highway by 7am on Monday … Continue reading

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Couch to 5km

I have been putting this off for waaaay too long. I have to do a 10km run as part of my black belt grading, and I hate running. I can’t run. It makes me hurt. Oh the excuses that I … Continue reading

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Kickboxing class rocked tonight. We did most of the class using the Fatboys. (I don’t know what they are actually called, but they are like punching bags that are on a heavy base instead of hanging from the ceiling.) I … Continue reading

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I just saw a commercial that normally would make me angry but instead all I could think to myself was… I love hephalumps. In other news, I finished my essay today and got that monkey off my back. I went … Continue reading

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