Addicted to running
"If you want to become the best runner that you can be, start now. Don't spend the rest of your life wondering if you can do it." - Priscilla Welch
Lately, my mind flips to a singular question every time I run.
What's different about the off-season this time?
For the past few weeks, I've pondered the answer as the winter months present both challenges and opportunities. The challenges includ...
December 17, 2014 - 7:26pm
The average annual number of tornadoes reported in the United States is about 1,260. Fairly good records go back to 1953. The average has been on the rise in recent years, mostly due to a much more active storm spotting network. The most number of tornadoes in a year was 1,870 in 2004. Other very active tornado years were 2008 and 2011 with more than 1,600 each of those years. But for the last ...
December 11, 2014 - 2:03pm
Oh Look, a Shiny Thing!
I finally got to go to a UND hockey game Friday, and I took this (grainy, awful) picture of one of the Ralph Engelstad Arena escalators with my cellphone. It was a pretty shiny escalator!
Watching the hockey game was great fun too, and I almost lost my voice by the end of it.
Our tickets were in one of the "worst" places in the arena, but the view was awesome--we could see everything that...
November 17, 2014 - 4:17pm