2021-12-03 It seemed like a great idea 2 weeks ago when I signed up to do my volunteer basketball hours from …

2021-12-03 It has been over 4 hours and I haven’t posted anything 🤔😂… Well, hope no one got too …

2021-12-02 Running Log: 4x4x40 +8 - 12/10 (9:00 pm) - 4.03 miles at 8:35/mi pace, 39°F 🌧 Overshot my goal and …

2021-12-02 Running Log: 4x4x40 +4 Leveling up 😁 - 11/10 (5:00 pm) - 4.03 miles at 8:27/mi pace, 41°F ☁️ Had …

2021-12-02 Running Log: 4x4x40 - 10/10 🎉 (1:00 pm) - 4.69 miles at 8:06/mi pace, 45°F ☁️ A cloudy final run …

2021-12-02 Running Log: 4x4x40 - 9/10 (9:00 am) - 4.02 miles at 8:35/mi pace, 38°F ☀️ Sunny day on the trails …

2021-12-02 Running Log: 4x4x40 - 8/10 (5:00 am) - 4.02 miles at 8:59/mi pace, 40°F 🌌 Less sleep in between than …

2021-12-02 Running Log: 4x4x40 - 7/10 (1:00 am) - 4.02 miles at 8:47/mi pace, 47°F ☁️ Well hello there… …

2021-12-01 Running Log: 4x4x40 - 6/10 (9:00 pm) - 4.01 miles at 8:31/mi pace, 48°F 🌥 Over halfway done. Time …

2021-12-01 Running Log: 4x4x40 - 5/10 (5:00 pm) - 4.02 miles at 8:59/mi pace, 50°F 🌥 Probably shouldn’t have …

2021-12-01 Running Log: 4x4x40 - 4/10 (1:00 pm) - 4.02 miles at 8:33/mi pace, 45°F ☁️ This one I turned into a …

2021-12-01 Running Log: 4x4x40 - 3/10 (9:00 am) - 4.01 miles at 8:51/mi pace, 36°F 🌥 I should have guessed that …

2021-12-01 4x4x40 Running Challenge 🏃‍♂️

2021-11-28 Setting up the tree and the final product… 🎄

2021-11-28 Family Bowling

2021-11-28 Found time to sneak away between family bowling this morning and hockey after dinner. Couldn’t pass …

2021-11-28 Found some time to get outside today and was listening to Hemisphere Views One Prime Plus episode 15 …

2021-11-26 Friday night open skate. We met up with her dance friend at a very old barn styled hockey rink where …

2021-11-25 Wasn’t the plan for my distance but decided to keep enjoying our 12°F weather today (with a feels …

2021-11-24 Found time today to finish putting up all the boards and pounding in the stakes. Now just waiting …

2021-11-23 Such a beautiful day out today (53°F) how could I not get outside for a late afternoon run to enjoy …

2021-11-23 Sick kid at home today. Did a rapid at-home test as obviously that is the main concern and it was …

2021-11-22 Had some time this morning for a longer than normal run. It was a welcomed way to clear the mind …

2021-11-22 Dilemma if I’m excited or not that ice is starting to show up on small streams. I still have some …

2021-11-22 Cold morning in the Prairie today… 🥶 I need to speed up the ice rink building if this kind of …

2021-11-21 Busy day of basketball today… These boys got the job done and got the hardware to show for it …

2021-11-20 Not what I was hoping to do for 4 hrs this afternoon but I got the mound of dirt (clay) flattened …

2021-11-20 Saturday ritual as of lately… Goto the bowling alley to watch my son bowl (for this league he …

2021-11-20 Well this card is awesome! I think I know some people I should annoy this holiday season 😹

2021-11-19 🎬 Red Notice - Thought it was a good movie. The rest of the family actually watched it and thought …

2021-11-19 Seems like they cleared out a lot of buckthorn and tall grass here in the center circle of the …

2021-11-18 10:30pm and I am in the backyard with floodlights on filling in a trench. ⛏ I am sure it …

2021-11-18 Nostalgic November 🚂

2021-11-18 Todays running adventure in the light snow fall was finding a new trail. Or that is what I thought I …

2021-11-17 The Tale (or Trail) of 6 Tunnels

2021-11-16 Got boosted today 💉🚀… Also, for good measure I got the flu shot to but they gave it to me in the …

2021-11-16 I think Walgreens made a slight mistake on the wording of the product matching to the picture… 🤷‍♂️🤣

2021-11-15 These bridges were slicker than I had anticipated today with the little bit of packed ice/snow on …

2021-11-15 Going to figure out how to write a PhD recommendation letter for an employee of mine. Never had to …

2021-11-14 After a busy weekend, I went out for what Strava tagged as an “afternoon” run 😄🏃🏻‍♂️

2021-11-14 After the early morning hockey game today the team went to Treats in Blaine. I am pretty sure all of …

2021-11-14 This weekend consisted of our girls in a lot of activities… Hockey and dance took the prize …

2021-11-12 Day off today but there is early morning hockey games as my oldest daughter has a tournament this …

2021-11-11 Nice new crushed rock to run on today. I had some time this morning so went for a longer than normal …

2021-11-10 Got to test out a new hat this evening from my friend Brendan Leonard Seemed very fitting with the …

2021-11-08 Found some time before dinner after a busy day to run on some trails North of my house. On the trail …

2021-11-08 Unannounced Electricians… I am OK with it

2021-11-07 Weekend shed trenching project was a success but I underestimated the amount the workers left for me …

2021-11-06 First tournament in the books and these boys took home second place. Not a bad start to the season …

2021-11-06 Busy day of kids activities… Bowling, Dance, Hockey game and a Basketball tournament that my sons …

2021-11-05 Where did the trail go… Let’s hope I don’t trip 😬🏃🏻‍♂️

2021-11-05 Thanks @manton for the little script you sent my way as it worked great to pull my latest Micro.blog …

2021-11-05 Just like that operation “shed” project is full steam ahead as the electricians are at …

2021-11-04 WebEx calls using my phone this morning led me to this Windows app in order to assign a hotkey for …

2021-11-03 Health / Fitness Tracking

2021-11-03 Decided to run while the dog was getting groomed. Found a new trail with an amazing view of Anderson …

2021-11-03 Early mornings (if not running or after a run) are just made for coffee… Today is one of …

2021-11-02 Run, Vote, Run! Decided to make a quick stop halfway through my run today to vote 😄

2021-11-02 Apple Pencil 2 is Found again

2021-11-01 The first of what I am assuming will not be the last but I have misplaced my apple pencil. I feel …

2021-10-31 📸 Photoblogging - Day 31: Home Happy Halloween…. 🎃

2021-10-31 Early morning today for my sons first Basketball tournament of the year… Let the sports season …

2021-10-30 Took my son on a little trail run today as the weather was amazing . Not sure if he enjoyed the …

2021-10-30 📸 Photoblogging - Day 30: Red Found a really cool kids Bowling league that my son signed up for so …

2021-10-29 Family Movie (Show) tonight - Maya and The Three I am not sure who was more intrigued with this …

2021-10-29 📸 Photoblogging - Day 29: Cycle Was struggling on this one then it all fell into place… …

2021-10-28 📸 Photoblogging - Day 28: Underneath It’s exhausting work being a doodle during the day while …

2021-10-28 Finally, I either figured out how to get the custom Cloud Icon bar (for quicker publishing) to show …

2021-10-27 📸 Photoblogging - Day 27: Chaos Ice Draw for the 2021-2022 Hockey season in the books. It was …

2021-10-26 📸 Photoblogging - Day 26: Bliss I really do enjoy blazing my own trails sometimes as you never know …

2021-10-25 📸 Photoblogging - Day 25: Gravity Specific gravity readings of my past…

2021-10-24 📸 Photoblogging - Day 24: Connection Connection or crash? Either way I am always super grateful when …

2021-10-23 📸 Photoblogging - Day 23: Meaning Sometimes the days take a different turn than you expect…

2021-10-22 📸 Photoblogging - Day 22: Rest Overall it was a relaxing kind of day today but I did find some time …

2021-10-21 📸 Photoblogging - Day 21: Space Great day to hike around Willow Falls and was thankful the overlook …

2021-10-20 📸 Photoblogging - Day 20: Sports Let’s just say my son and I made a sport of how we could game the …

2021-10-20 I mean come on people, do we have to complain about everything 🤦‍♂️. Personally I actually enjoyed …

2021-10-19 📸 Photoblogging - Day 19: Mirror The water had a mirroring effect this morning from the glow of the …

2021-10-19 Old sites

2021-10-19 Looks like I need to wrap up work quickly as I am getting the forced reboot and the snooze is greyed …

2021-10-18 📸 Photoblogging - Day 18: Finished Some days you have to start extra early to find time to finish …

2021-10-17 📸 Photoblogging - Day 17: Compass One of my favorite most interesting things I got from my Grandpa …

2021-10-16 📸 Photoblogging - Day 16: Rotation Another rotation around the sun and the Boo has turned 7 …

2021-10-15 📸 Photoblogging - Day 15: Ethereal Seemed like we had the place to ourselves today at the Great Wolf …

2021-10-14 📸 Photoblogging - Day 14: Wheels In honor of today’s prompt I took the OneWheel out for a ride …

2021-10-14 Doing a little work from the shed again today. Always good change of scenery but it is getting a …

2021-10-13 One year Micro Blogging 🥳

2021-10-13 📸 Photoblogging - Day 13: Animals This is where this animal sleeps all day while I work nearby

2021-10-12 📸 Photoblogging - Day 12: Legend(ary) I think I know what I might fire up this weekend… I …

2021-10-11 📸 Photoblogging - Day 11: Hygge Everyone wants to lay next to the doodle but she just likes soft …

2021-10-10 I really enjoy when October rolls around as my youngest always drifts to one of my favorite …

2021-10-10 📸 Photoblogging - Day 10: Bridges Decided to take to the foot bridges today through the woods and …

2021-10-09 📸 Photoblogging - Day 9: Safe Fun little project for our 6 yo today putting this together. Obviously …

2021-10-08 Nothing like a school carnival to bring out the gourmet hot dogs this one was the Chihuahua Dog.

2021-10-08 📸 Photoblogging - Day 8: Twilight Sometimes there is an advantage to getting up early in the morning …

2021-10-07 📸 Photoblogging - Day 7: Spice This isn’t even all of the spices and I am not sure how often we use …

2021-10-06 📸 Photoblogging - Day 6: Street Back to the streets again today after 2 days of rest since the …

2021-10-05 📸 Photoblogging - Day 5: Toy My kids seem to be at that age where they go in phases with various …

2021-10-04 📸 Photoblogging - Day 4: Sharp This time of year is great for fresh apples from a tree picked to be …

2021-10-04 2021 Twin Cities Marathon Recap

2021-10-03 📸 Photoblogging - Day 3: Majority A majority of people would not say this is a fun way to spend a …

2021-10-02 📸 Photoblogging - Day 2: Dark Tomorrow is go time and it will be an early morning in the dark. So …

2021-10-01 📸 Photoblogging - Day 1: Touch

2021-09-30 Was a littler warmer out today than I was thinking it would be. I sure hope it gets cooler again in …

2021-09-27 Running toward the darkness… 🏃🏻‍♂️ (Only hours remaining 🤣, ok 6 days to go)

2021-09-27 Not sure why they are doing the hour countdown already. In a way it makes me feel like there is a …

2021-09-25 I have some people to blame that I loaded STORY OF SEASONS: Pioneers of Olive Town and started to …

2021-09-24 Enjoying this amazing weather while trying to dial in some sort of pace 🤷‍♂️ (9 days to go… single …

2021-09-23 I think the fastest hour of my day is when I wake up early to try to get things done before I have …

2021-09-21 This is not an optical illusion 😱… Long story short kid puts wife’s iPad near van sliding door. …

2021-09-20 Just another rainy run today… 🏃🏻‍♂️ (13 days to go)

2021-09-17 This might take looking over your shoulder while you work to a new level. Not sure I can concentrate …

2021-09-17 Prespective...

2021-09-15 I guess the one downside of working from home is when you lose power. Not that I still can’t do work …

2021-09-14 Luckily I didn’t get rained on this morning but it was nice out…. Until I got a text from my son …

2021-09-12 Let the taper begin… Overcast morning run today with views of the Twin Cities while we circled the …

2021-09-10 Getting spoiled now with this nicer weather. For picture purposes I sometimes like clouds in the sky …

2021-09-09 Another beautiful day today but I took to the old rail trail of the Minnesota River Bluffs Regional …

2021-09-08 Nice thing about everyone gone durning the day to school is now I have more flexibility during my …

2021-09-08 Season of change as everyone heads off to school… Except the sad doodle that helps me work from time …

2021-09-08 It is a strange feeling having the house to myself to work today. All the kids (and my wife) are at …

2021-09-07 As much as I feel responsible for this kid joining Cross Country this year I think he “enjoys” it. …

2021-09-06 Just got lunch and hung out at a park for a little while today with the family

2021-09-06 Spent a short amount of time today exploring some new trails in town. Pretty sure we ran across 7 of …

2021-09-05 Beautiful day for a long run this morning as it finally wasn’t too hot (57°F) and we had some cloud …

2021-08-31 Nice slow run this morning watching the sun rise. Earlier than planned however as the dog got me up …

2021-08-31 Two more days left for my Ulysses trial and I am leaning into giving it a go for this next year. I …

2021-08-30 Love watching this girl skate 😍. She was testing out the new blades to make sure they have some good …

2021-08-30 Monday morning… Painfully putting in the miles today after a long one yesterday 🏃🏻‍♂️

2021-08-29 Early morning long run after my soak run on Saturday 😁

2021-08-29 Advantages of me running a long run on a Sunday morning… I bring back drinks for the family (pup cup …

2021-08-28 Might have underestimated the downpour that was going to happen when I decided to go for a run. …

2021-08-27 And that’s a wrap on this week at work… 🤣

2021-08-27 Rain threw things off for me early this morning but I found a break in the action to quickly get a …

2021-08-26 Someone just lost their first tooth 🦷

2021-08-26 I am doing everything in my power to avoid all the emails unread and/or read that more than likely …

2021-08-24 Such a cool looking sticker to add to the collection… Also, the stamp is very interesting as well.

2021-08-24 Just hit send 📨

2021-08-23 Seems like all of a sudden the mornings got a lot darker. I might have to dig out the running lights …

2021-08-22 Felt good to get a long run in today with no issues. It probably helped that the weather was much …

2021-08-20 Found this friend in the middle of the road on my run this morning… Don’t worry he made it safely …

2021-08-20 New Devices 🍏

2021-08-19 Running Restart - 2021 Version

2021-08-19 It was a warm one out there this morning even at 6am. Glad to be feeling better and getting back to …

2021-08-16 Getting back at it this evening 🏃🏻‍♂️

2021-08-12 Downpour and storm made for an interesting run this morning… 🏃🏻‍♂️

2021-08-09 Not a good start for a candidate I was supposed to be interviewing as it is already 7 min past the …

2021-08-09 Definitely a Monday morning that felt harder than it should have been. The thick air from 96% …

2021-08-06 Note taking apps.. ugh!

2021-08-05 Rookie mistake starting the coffee pot, walking away and now suck with a pot of hot water 🤦‍♂️

2021-08-04 Don’t always get 2 parents to one kids but we had fun going to Valleyfair with this one. They had a …

2021-08-04 Had to make it another early one today 🏃🏻‍♂️

2021-08-03 This was shared this with me and I thought it was funny enough to share along: Don’t talk to me …

2021-08-02 Either you’re using time. Or it’s using you. You can watch the clock, but if you do, it’s watching …

2021-08-02 Had to get up extra early this morning to run as I had a 6:30am meeting. However, really who …

2021-08-02 Possibly the greatest troubleshooting statement from my works help desk: “I see that there were …

2021-08-01 Not the plan but glad that the Smoke left us and we had blue sky’s today. Also, thankful I found …

2021-07-31 This air quality issue derailed my long run today and I ended up having to run on a treadmill. I …

2021-07-30 Family Movie night watching Jungle Cruise - Solid Dwayne Johnson movie with humor and fighting. …

2021-07-30 Why did I wait till Friday to complete some of these work tasks 🤦‍♂️

2021-07-28 Was at Frontenac State Park last weekend which had some great views but my legs were not ready for …

2021-07-23 Never knew Old Powers Blvd existed till I stumbled across a small section today. It was what I …

2021-07-21 It might just look overcast by the picture but this morning’s run was smoke filled ⚠️🏃🏻‍♂️

2021-07-21 I will have to find a special place for this award 🤣. Thanks @HemisphericViews for the fun and …

2021-07-20 I am glad Tuesday is behind me now as it was a very long busy day that started with this picture of …

2021-07-19 Early morning run to start the week off right 🏃🏻‍♂️

2021-07-18 Time for some “camping” coffee… ☕️

2021-07-17 It might look like it but in reality I wasn’t running through storm drains this was a “tunnel”.

2021-07-16 Found some fun trails to explore today at Theodore Wirth Regional Park. Granted some where mountain …

2021-07-14 The humidity was thick this morning and hoping it rains this afternoon as forecasted. 🏃🏻‍♂️

2021-07-13 Taking to the shade of the trails today as it started to get a little warmer again today.

2021-07-12 Hey WebEx, seems like a little much telling me that I have a meeting in 151 min from now 😆

2021-07-12 Very peaceful and cool morning with an eerie look to the sky and sun. Also, looked up at one point …

2021-07-11 Happy 3rd Birthday Lainey Lou the Doodle. I am thinking she is enjoying her puppacino 🤣🎉🐶

2021-07-11 Glad to get another double digit run in today and explore a new area off a familiar route.🏃🏻

2021-07-10 Really proud of this kid for his decision as I know how much he really doesn’t like shots. However, …

2021-07-10 Tinkering with a kids John Deere gator motor and gear box and I think I found the issue 😁

2021-07-10 Good advice and very relatable to lots of things. When you get stuck trying to make something, …

2021-07-09 I have this strange urge today to fire up a new website in a means of better linking M.b and my …

2021-07-09 It was a beautiful morning out there today. Made even better that today is Friday 😁

2021-07-08 There has to be something fun on the other side of the tunnel 🤣. Let’s just say I was glad to find a …

2021-07-08 📚 I H💛TE RUNNING AND YOU CAN TOO by Brendan Leonard

2021-07-08 It is official and now on record… 🏃‍♂️ 😱

2021-07-07 Finally a cool morning to get a run in again. I will not complain about the 56° F temps after what …

2021-07-07 I normally don’t log onto the old 2008 iMac I have stashed in a storage room but did today to …

2021-07-06 Was a rainy run this morning after these dark clouds rolled in. I am not complaining though much …

2021-07-06 Change in scenery this morning while my daughter is at hockey 🏒🥅 📍 Bloomington Ice Garden, …

2021-07-04 Created my own solo 4th of July 10k by Lake Independence and on Lake a Independence Trail 🏃🏻‍♂️🎆

2021-07-02 Beautiful morning to put in a longer run by circling Lake Katrina twice on the Lake Independence …

2021-07-01 🐶 I call shotgun… What an alert copilot 😁

2021-07-01 Strange looking sky this morning. Too bad I had to cut my run a little short and I was still cutting …

2021-06-30 Chased again 🏃‍♂️...🦅...🌳

2021-06-29 Year end performance review time 🤦‍♂️… I am looking for any distraction I order to not work on it …

2021-06-29 Found a new trail to explore this morning that connected to another I have been on before. Tried to …

2021-06-27 Very foggy morning run around Clear Lake in Waseca, MN this morning. Also, ended it with some stairs …

2021-06-26 Family movie tonight was Mrs. Doubtfire. It has been a long time since I have seen it. …

2021-06-25 Free WiFi they say… Don’t worry your in range they say… 🤦‍♂️ Doesn’t bother me as I am glad I wasn’t …

2021-06-25 Good start to my Friday and no real excitement on this run 😁🏃🏻‍♂️… Next up getting the RV packed up!

2021-06-24 In today’s running adventures… First part went great, then ran into a team of ducks blocking …

2021-06-22 Found some new trails to explore today… 🏃🏻‍♂️

2021-06-22 Always seems fitting that the time I am about ready to spin down a long-standing side project I get …

2021-06-21 This is a pretty good bit from The Late Show with Stephen Colbert last week when Jon Stewart was on …

2021-06-21 Family movie last night I selected The Great Outdoors, however after about 30 minutes the kids were …

2021-06-21 Had a great Father’s Day with the crew yesterday. Not to mention they did a great job creating this …

2021-06-20 Happy Father’s Day little run in the rain but thankfully the trail provided good cover for a little …

2021-06-18 I was followed then circled by this bird twice on my run this morning. Not sure if it was wise but I …

2021-06-15 Taking advantage of this beautiful morning by working outside on the deck

2021-06-15 Rise and shine… Had the trails to myself at 5:30am 😳🌅🏃🏻‍♂️

2021-06-14 Does anyone else have this problem of wanting to get a new domain name from time to time?🤦 …

2021-06-14 Change of plans this morning as I had a companion on my run… 🐶🏃🏼

2021-06-10 I have always been a fan of Kirby Ferguson’s work and can’t wait to see the newest Remix …

2021-06-09 Had to get out early again this morning to try to beat the heat… However, it was still hot 🥵🏃🏻‍♂️

2021-06-07 Got up early today to run but maybe not early enough to beat the heat and humidity… 🏃🏻‍♂️

2021-06-04 Very warm night to be sitting outside but can’t complain too much as it was fun watching my nephew …

2021-05-28 Stopped in my tracks during the middle of my run today as I didn’t want to play chicken with …

2021-05-27 Rainy, wet, and a little muddy out there on my run today 🌧🏃🏻‍♂️

2021-05-26 The NoPhone Air - “It’s simply a plastic box with nothing inside.“🤣🤣 - Be sure to …

2021-05-24 Well now things are getting a little out of hand with another Apple purchase… I think I know some …

2021-05-19 Wondering if anyone has used Shaarli or thought of using something like this to save bookmarks, …

2021-05-19 Ran across a slightly hidden trail today if you look close 👀… Taking it put me in an area I have not …

2021-05-18 Running this morning I found a sidewalk that leads to nowhere… Or does this mean I need to blaze my …

2021-05-13 Electrical wiring in older houses are an adventure…

2021-05-09 Super proud of this girl yesterday as she started off strong to get 2nd in the 400m dash with a …

2021-05-07 A true “lunch run” today 🤣… Too bad my sushi got a little tossed around 🤷

2021-05-06 Too much pressure and not enough coffee this morning to really choose a side @hemisphericviews 🤷‍♂️ …

2021-05-05 Well this is super annoying that my work computer is off by 7 min. Of course they have locked it …

2021-05-04 Need more coffee already today… Trying to knock out my self-assessment and employees …

2021-04-29 I really wasn’t feeling it today but after I got out there I just kept powering through. …

2021-04-28 Such a busy day with random work stuff but I am thankful for working from home so I can quickly …

2021-04-27 I am so far behind in all of my Podcasts after listening to a book tape over the last week while …

2021-04-27 Looks like I need to figure out more and better ways to deter these little acrobatic critters.. 🐿️

2021-04-26 Did some exploring yesterday on a long run from the Lowry Nature Center to the Lake Minnetonka LRT …

2021-04-22 In the Background of Pictures

2021-04-21 I know this has happened before but sometimes I get this feeling that I am being watched while I …

2021-04-21 Can’t believe I just cut my run short today for a 10 min meeting that was scheduled for an …

2021-04-17 Meet Stella...

2021-04-15 Early morning global meetings today… ✅ Coffee ✅ Amazingly comfortable and stylishly shirt …

2021-04-14 🔗 The FBI might have gone ahead and fixed your Microsoft email server This is very interesting …

2021-04-14 Some late night video work in the “studio” for a school project. He should be super …

2021-04-10 Done and done! Thankful for modern medicine…

2021-04-07 Still working through some email triaging after taking last week off… Going to need more …

2021-04-06 Really great episode of Micro @Monday, if anyone hasn’t already you should check it out. …

2021-04-02 To think exploring Parks when visiting new places can make you famous 🤣

2021-03-29 Another late afternoon exploring on the Central Lakes Trail 🏃

2021-03-27 Watching how the critiquing is done from behind the judges table while my girls are on stage… …

2021-03-26 Not a great start to a Friday… I got out to the kitchen to find my coffee pot ready to go …

2021-03-24 Forty https://upnorth.blog/2021/03/forty/

2021-03-23 I felt like I was being watched while working today and turned around to see the doodle staring at …

2021-03-23 Some solid sticker game going on here… If you don’t have any you should pick some up …

2021-03-19 My son stayed up watching the NCAA tournament first four games last night and before he went to bed …

2021-03-18 Global early morning meetings are sometimes frustrating because you wake up early thinking you have …

2021-03-16 10 Simple Truths

2021-03-15 Right in the middle of a work discussion about some stuff that should be quick enough to get …

2021-03-13 The backyard rink season has finally come to an end… Can’t wait till next year 🏒

2021-03-10 Sometimes I believe I am a small cat 🐈 😸

2021-03-08 My t-shirt game is looking strong today… I will for sure turn the camera on for meetings and …

2021-03-05 Teaching and Learning - 5am Joel > Part of teaching, is learning. > And part of learning, is …

2021-03-05 Reminded again why I got rid of my Fitbit!

2021-03-03 Got this book late yesterday and can’t wait to dive into it. I have chatted with one of the …

2021-03-03 Took a couple wrong turns that led me on a lot longer run than planned today. At one of the dead …

2021-03-02 📷 Photoblogging: Day 30 - Privacy Peering back into my “office” area that I have been …

2021-03-01 📷 Photoblogging: Day 29 - Light After a snowy yesterday the sun was looking extra bright this …

2021-03-01 Was hopeful that the dishwasher was going to be fixed today. The repairman diagnosed it wrong and …

2021-02-28 📷 Photoblogging: Day 28 - Up Good words to live by

2021-02-27 📷 Photoblogging: Day 27 - Pompasetting Always dress to impress with sass 🤣

2021-02-26 📷 Photoblogging: Day 26 - Favorite One of my favorite paths to run on

2021-02-26 📷 Photoblogging: Day 25 - Code

2021-02-26 Power went out at our house which is not ideal for working… Seems like a good time for a run …

2021-02-24 📷 Photoblogging: Day 24 - Baby We call her Baby Lainey… Even though she is 2 now 🐶

2021-02-23 📷 Photoblogging: Day 23 - Banana Smoothie

2021-02-22 📷 Photoblogging: Day 22 - Spell Using the blanket of fresh snow to write

2021-02-21 📷 Photoblogging: Day 21 - Colors Enjoying this colorful can after a long weekend of kids activities

2021-02-21 📷 Photoblogging: Day 20 - Weather Finally blue sky’s and warmer weather to find some trails to …

2021-02-20 📷 Photoblogging: Day 19 - Alive Jumping up near the edge of a cliff at the Badlands National Park

2021-02-18 📷 Photoblogging: Day 18 - At Home Glad to be back home…

2021-02-17 📷 Photoblogging: Day 17 - Still Very calm and quiet morning running through the snow on the back …

2021-02-17 📷 Photoblogging: Day 16 - Erudite

2021-02-15 📷 Photoblogging: Day 15 - Reflection Late night working from a hotel room

2021-02-14 📷 Photoblogging: Day 14 - Compassion These kids

2021-02-14 Been over a year since I have traveled on an airplane. Very different traveling now but here …

2021-02-13 📷 Photoblogging: Day 13 - Make Building this for more creations by others

2021-02-13 Mood follows Action - 5am Joel. Good reminder here as the cold days could be keeping you down.

2021-02-12 📷 Photoblogging: Day 12 - Sporg *Found it”

2021-02-11 📷 Photoblogging: Day 11 - Machine Currently in the corner of my basement near the walkout where my …

2021-02-10 📷 Photoblogging: Day 10 - Energy If only I had this ones energy and perseverance right now as she is …

2021-02-09 📷 Photoblogging: Day 9 - Muddy I have found my fair share of mud over the last year

2021-02-08 📷 Photoblogging: Day 8 - Hope My frozen face hopes the weather warms up soon 🥶🏃

2021-02-08 It’s time for the Monday morning round up to get the kids up, ready, and off to school… …

2021-02-07 📷 Photoblogging: Day 7 - Craving The double stuffed Oreos are my favorite and the kids will clean up …

2021-02-06 📷 Photoblogging: Day 6 - Sport _Never grew up playing Hockey or really watching it but my two girls …

2021-02-06 📷 Photoblogging: Day 5 - Pets *The Doodle lays, watches, and waits for her human friends to return …

2021-02-05 That time of day when there is under an hour and the kids will get off the bus… 😨

2021-02-05 📷 Photoblogging: Day 4 - Layers Not as many layers as you would think for 5°F with a feels like …

2021-02-04 I consider myself a morning person but I really don’t like having to jump on work calls right …

2021-02-03 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 3 - Comfort Watching the fire

2021-02-03 First day I have been to the office in over 4 months. It is interesting how strange this feels as it …

2021-02-02 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 2 - Morning Beverage Coffee Please 🙋

2021-02-01 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 1 - Close up Making Tracks

2021-01-29 Question but does anyone use screen protectors on their phones anymore? I bought one and it …

2021-01-26 Another sunny yet cold day in MN… 🏃

2021-01-25 Bright sunshiny day… ☀️🏃

2021-01-23 Snowy trail walk with Lainey this afternoon 🐶

2021-01-22 Today’s distraction… Not sure why but I am going to test out a new to me RSS reader …

2021-01-22 Going to be a cold one today… 🥶

2021-01-17 So I am doing this tonight… Wish me luck!

2021-01-14 Avoided the snow falling today but with the warm temps I found a lot of slush and puddles…🏃

2021-01-13 It was an amazing 41°F today so how could I pass up the opportunity to run in shorts 🏃…

2021-01-13 I feel like my day job has moved to coffee barista when I am working upstairs and kids come out from …

2021-01-12 Not a bad view of the sun setting tonight. However, it got darker than I thought which I …

2021-01-10 Put in some long mostly straight miles today… 🏃

2021-01-08 Of course after posting my thoughts on Newsletters this morning I ran across this amazing article …

2021-01-08 Blog Posting or Newsletters

2021-01-08 Friday early morning! Time to get some work done and I will be sure to keep the coffee …

2021-01-07 Such a beautiful day to put in a longer run as I attempt to build a bigger base of miles… 🏃

2021-01-06 Does anyone else find themselves switching up locations in their house to work who typically never …

2021-01-05 Treadmill vs Exercise Bike

2021-01-05 It is that time of year again for the 2020 Ugly Sweater Contest - Better late than never. Statment …

2020-12-29 Rink is finally fully functional after the blizzard last week which required some maintenance over …

2020-12-23 Not many days during this year I can say I that 10k steps before noon… Let alone before 10am …

2020-12-21 I have been a user of Evernote Premium for a long time and used to use it to store everything but …

2020-12-21 Seems about right for a Monday, started the coffee pot and take the dog outside. When I get back I …

2020-12-17 That feeling you have knowing that you need to now wake all the kids up after a nice quiet morning …

2020-12-17 Seem to have gotten trapped in another rabbit hole of looking at and trying to install open-sourced …

2020-12-16 Found a new spot to run not far from my house actually while I was waiting to pick up dinner last …

2020-12-16 Spent 4 hours putting together a dresser for my kids last night where a majority of that was sitting …

2020-12-15 I am not sure why I do this to myself but I decided to try installing Quill on my own domain as an …

2020-12-14 Found time to check out @HemisphericViews podcast and it is really good stuff. Started with the ones …

2020-12-14 I am still baffled that with company connected calendars showing when people are free or busy people …

2020-12-12 The season is upon us… This will mark the 7th year flooding a hockey rink in the backyard for …

2020-12-11 If you build it they will come… Commence the flooding 🏒

2020-12-10 Run with the dog this morning… She was less than impressed with this way to start her day. 😁 …

2020-12-08 Didn’t mind the view this evening running on the trails by our house. Kind of lost track of …

2020-12-08 Two questions for the Micro.Blog community: - What is your typical way you post to Micro.Blog? - Is …

2020-12-08 On a conference call this morning and Lainey is really trying to get some attention. I am not sure …

2020-11-30 It is a coffee and work email catch up kind of morning as I wait for the house to wake up.

2020-11-26 Another Thanksgiving day 5k in the books this year. However, I decided to double it to over a 10k …

2020-11-24 A little frosty run yesterday morning…🏃

2020-11-20 Chasing the sunset tonight… 🏃

2020-11-19 The longer I work from home the more I reazlize how bad my email management is getting. I try to get …

2020-11-14 Getting ready for the 2020-2021 season for the bigger 80x32 backyard rink… 🏒

2020-11-13 Making tracks in the snow yesterday… 🏃🌨️

2020-11-11 Office partner today… Are you ready to play again yet? 🐶

2020-11-10 Have I mentioned that running in the snow is actually kind of fun 🏃🌨️

2020-11-05 Even with everything going on I haven’t been on normal “Social Media” that much …

2020-11-04 Had to get outside and space out for a while after a long night before and day…🏃

2020-11-02 Came across some ice still out there today on what was a beautiful day today… 🏃

2020-11-02 I went though some time where I wasn’t sure what book to read next and now I have about 5 in …

2020-11-01 Doing a little fitness challenge with some friends which motivated me to get outside and run today 🏃

2020-10-31 Can’t believe Sean Connery died… played such iconic roles.

2020-10-29 Pretty sure this isn’t a “real” path to run on 😂… Oh well it will …

2020-10-29 I feel like Scott Adams was reading my mind yesterday with the Dilbert comic today as I spend most …

2020-10-29 Why when joining a call and a conversation is already going do some people feel then need to …

2020-10-28 After some really cold weather last week today feels like an amazing spring day in Minnesota at 47 …

2020-10-27 It was one of those days where the sun is shining, you feel good and you just keep going and …

2020-10-26 Sometimes large organizations make it so hard to get things done. I have spent too much time trying …

2020-10-25 Early morning hockey tryouts for this girl… 🏒

2020-10-24 It was definitely colder than I would have hoped but not a bad evening for a run… 🏃

2020-10-23 Not a bad way to spend a Friday night… 🏒

2020-10-22 It was a rainy one out there today… 🏃

2020-10-22 Finally decided to jump all in and give this M.b a real go with a membership. Now I just need to …

2020-10-22 I have read something similar to this a while ago as well but I think Seth Godin says it well that …

2020-10-22 Global organizations sometimes mean extra early mornings… 🥱☕

2020-10-21 Sometimes the only time to fit a workout in is late at night when the streets are quiet… 🏃🌃

2020-10-21 Want to change a bunch of things at once but I know I need to be patient in order to get things …

2020-10-20 Lovely Fall day for a run blazing my own trail… 🍂🏃🌨️

2020-10-20 Question for the Micro.Blog community… I am guessing it is better to have an actual …

2020-10-19 First snow run of the 2020-2021 season in the books and in shorts 😁… 🏃🌨️

2020-10-19 Not looking at anything work related for the past 4 days my Inbox seems to be full of things I need …

2020-10-18 Got out early today to catch the sunrise and as a bonus no one was at the waterfalls… 🏃🏞️

2020-10-18 Last RV camp trip of 2020 in the books. Drove home early today, cleaned it out and winterized it. 🏕️

2020-10-16 Nothing beats a fall run with some views… 🏃

2020-10-15 Hiking to a waterfall on a cold day…

2020-10-14 No work on Thursday and Friday means up late working trying to stay afloat so Monday isn’t a …

2020-10-14 Dark morning runs are not all bad but I would prefer having the sun peeking through the trees ... 🏃 …

2020-10-14 It has been interesting playing around with this new Micro.Blog format. I think long term if I get …

2020-10-13 New day, new site, new running goal... GO! 🏃🌄 #running, #sunrise #morning