Monthly Archives: February 2011

Beauty of winter, coming of spring

It was about 10 degrees warmer this morning when the Dawn Jogger set out for her Monday Dish run, a still chilly 40, producing a frosty golf course. She hit the Junipero Serra gate about the same time the sun … Continue reading

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Very chilly start to the day, very strange vehicle

At least it had not been warm in the desert. That made it easier for the Dawn Jogger to greet a very chilly morning – around 30 degrees, according to both of her backyard thermometers. She got off to an … Continue reading

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At last – front and center at Giants’ spring training

For z million years the Dawn Jogger has been saying she’d go to see the Giants during spring training. This year she made it. On a cool and cloudy afternoon in Scottsdale, she watched her team drub the Bums (aka … Continue reading

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On the equestrian trail in Phoenix

In advance of the Giant’s spring training game in Scottsdale, it was up and hit the trail this morning with friend Tom, who usually runs the route he showed the Dawn Jogger this morning. Sidelined by a minor injury, they … Continue reading

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Wow – fabulous musical instrument museum in Phoenix

In a torrential downpour, the Dawn Jogger headed to the airport this morning on her way to Phoenix. The purpose was to see her first ever spring training game. But friend Terri, who picked her up at the airport, had … Continue reading

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On the look out for old landmarks

The Dawn Jogger is spring training bound, staying with two classmates from Hillview School days. Her mother always told her she took swimming lessons – with Olympic bound Dick Roth, no less – at Tom’s parents’ house. And Terri’s house … Continue reading

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Greeter steer at a dawn

With the sun rising earlier and earlier every day, the Dawn Jogger is doing less and less running in the dark. There was first light when she headed up the Dish from Piers Lane this morning, although most of the … Continue reading

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