Monthly Archives: May 2011

Wow – an actual sunrise witnessed!

It’s not that the Dawn Jogger is not a relatively early riser – she’s usually up around 6:00 am and on the trail no later than 6:30. But these days that’s well past sunrise. This morning she needed to drive … Continue reading

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Early light means early morning outing at Big Dish

The combination of getting a bit used to New York time and the early, predawn light has resulted in the Dawn Jogger waking up earlier than usual. This morning she decided to get right up at 5:30 am and head … Continue reading

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Big bird morning at Lake Lagunita

The Dawn Jogger knows she’s shown duckling photos in the past, but she is charmed everytime she sees them. This time she got the whole family. She’s also curious if she’s spotting more than one brood, as each time she … Continue reading

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Thirty years ago today the DJs said “I do”

Thirty years ago today the Dawn Joggers walked along with son John from their home on Wayne Ave. in South Pasadena to Eddy Park a block away. John carried a flag that the female DJ’s mother had made for the … Continue reading

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Return to Big Dish, finally

It’s been about four weeks since the Dawn Jogger first grounded herself entirely and then restricted jogging/walking to the relatively flat surfaces. While in New York, she encountered some of the hills of Central Park without consequences. So with her … Continue reading

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Double duty on Bike to Work Day morning

The Dawn Jogger figured there would be an energizer station at the San Mateo Drive bike bridge, which would make a good “spotted” for InMenlo, so she did a neighborhood jog this morning. She got there soon after the two … Continue reading

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Morning to check on newest crop of ducklings

The Dawn Jogger woke up this morning back in the Bay Area. The fog had come in overnight, covering the Peninsula. That made for a chillier morning than she had experienced in New York City. Of course, she was also … Continue reading

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Farewell to green and glorious Central Park

The Dawn Jogger has been in New York only six days but she’s become quite accustom to her morning outings in Central Park. That the weather has cooperated 100% is an added plus. It seems to put people in a … Continue reading

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Watery Central Park, times two

The sky was almost bluer than could be imagined when the Dawn Jogger did her jaunt around the reservoir this morning. The throngs of Central Park visitors were gone, replaced by hard core exercisers and the usual sprinkling of European … Continue reading

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Journey to Coney Island, in remembrance of Mom

One of the most memorable photos the Dawn Jogger has from her childhood is a shot of her mother and her wearing sundresses and pop beads (was that the name of those plastic beads that you “popped” into place?) sitting … Continue reading

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