Monthly Archives: March 2011

Three for three in the get rained on category

The Dawn Jogger was fully prepared to get rained on when she set out for her Saturday outing. She was somewhat prepared yesterday morning when she took the long way (along the creek) to walk downtown to the farmers market … Continue reading

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Ede aka Nan aka E aka my mother

Today my mother, who died in 2003, would have been 100 years old. I thought about her while dodging rain drops out on my morning jog, as I have been the last couple of weeks as March 19 approached. She’s … Continue reading

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Light drizzle doesn’t bother critters

The weather report was for significant rain during both the morning and afternoon commute today. Maybe that was the reason for the much lower than typical number of people doing the Dish this morning. While it was gusty at times, … Continue reading

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Going for the green, sidetracked by geese

There are so many lush green hillsides at this time of the year that the Dawn Jogger set out before sunrise this morning thinking she capture one of them as St. Patrick’s Day homage. (It just stuck her that this … Continue reading

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Best selling author, aspiring actors – all in a mornings work

The Dawn Jogger made a special point of packing one of the male DJ’s good compact cameras this morning, figuring there would be some good photo ops. She had decided to walk to Cafe Borrone this morning where she was … Continue reading

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Ducklings and lights at dawn

There were news reports that the Japanese earthquake/tsunami had altered time. The Dawn Jogger wishes she’d read the story. Her altered time is the result of the start of daylight savings time and the incredibly late date of Easter this … Continue reading

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Glorious start to the week – when the sun finally came up

Yes, it’s the same thing the Dawn Jogger whines about every year, particularly since the start of daylight savings time was moved to March. The spring forward of the clocks means it’s very dark at the DJ’s normal get up … Continue reading

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Farmers market, then Sharon Park with a new friend

Grace was disappointed yesterday morning when she was served eggs instead of waffles, but the Dawn Jogger had a plan in mind – waffles at Borrone before the farmers market. Of all the things the DJ and Grace do together, … Continue reading

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Big day at Happy Hollow with Grace

It was awake a dawn if not jogging at dawn today. Grace appeared unexpectedly in the Dawn Jogger’s bedroom at 6:30 am this morning, much earlier than she usually rises. She was coaxed into hopping in for another hour but … Continue reading

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Second look changes everything

As the Dawn Jogger made her way around the top of the Big Dish land, a solitary figure appeared “offroad” looking east. Her initial reaction, “some weirdo.” But as she drew closer and got a look from a different angle, … Continue reading

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