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Getting Kids Hooked on Hash

The best parts of our work with Wellness in the Schools are the Cafe Days we do at our partner school, PS 84 in Williamsburg. On these days, we come in and cook a special dish featuring a vegetable that the school’s … Continue reading

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Save Sweet Briar

Thinking about Sweet Briar College on my Brooklyn run this morning. Amherst, Virginia, where I spent the better part of my childhood, was just down the road from Sweet Briar. The college was where I learned to play soccer, where … Continue reading

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But it wasn’t all buttercups & pumpkin pie for country…

But it wasn’t all buttercups & pumpkin pie for country mouse, who chewed her way in to a cardboard box but somehow couldn’t chew her way out again…. #deadasadormouse #coldcoldground via Tumblr http://ift.tt/1FqHu6V

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The great thing about running is that even when the marathon…

The great thing about running is that even when the marathon you’ve spent 4 months preparing for is canceled 20 minutes before it starts, by the first mile of your consolation lap your disappointment is washed away by the simple … Continue reading

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We got us a winter #weatheriswilderness #eastriver (at Grand…

A video posted by George Weld (@georgeweld) on Feb 6, 2015 at 5:13am PST We got us a winter #weatheriswilderness #eastriver (at Grand Ferry Park) via Tumblr http://ift.tt/16MoXXQ

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On “Wintry Mix”

On “Wintry Mix”: newyorker: Kathryn Schulz writes: Like its animal-kingdom analogues, cockroaches and rats, wintry mix showed up in the big city, looked around, and saw that it had found its spiritual home. It is in cahoots with cabbies and … Continue reading

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In my alternate life, I live on a Cape Dory on Newtown Creek….

In my alternate life, I live on a Cape Dory on Newtown Creek. #goodmorning #whyirun #turnaround #greenpoint #birds #NewtownCreek (at Newtown Creek) via Tumblr http://ift.tt/1wDZIvt

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Knocked out the first 2/3rds of a 20 miler at the…

Knocked out the first 2/3rds of a 20 miler at the @newyorkroadrunners Fred Lebow Half Marathon, then ran home from Central Park for the last 7. Two rounds of Harlem Hill with @ryan_haney egging me on made the Wmsburg Bridge … Continue reading

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A day-saving run in sleet

The best way to accommodate myself to bad weather, I find, is to go run in it. The sleet or rain or violent wind makes what might have been an uneventful run into an adventure. When you live in a … Continue reading

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