Monthly Archives: August 2011

Out with the dogs and the real runners

On a morning that the not-used-to-it Dawn Jogger found sticky, to say the least, she was rallied on her Central Park loop run by the hundreds (thousands?) who had turned out for a training run for the New York City … Continue reading

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Morning jaunt to the Brooklyn Bridge

The Dawn Jogger took advantage of “Summer Street” this morning, jogging from her digs to the Brooklyn Bridge, an accomplishment she was prouder of until she mapped it and found that it was only 5 1/2 miles – and sort … Continue reading

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Flip flop day = pm walk in the park

When the Dawn Jogger boarded her already three hour delayed flight yesterday, she was congratulated on flying 1,000,000 miles with United. That milestone did not help her get to NYC any faster. Instead a thunderstorm kept her and her fellow … Continue reading

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A look inside the belly of the beast

A return of grey skies prompted the Dawn Jogger to abandon her plans for a Arastradero run (no golden hue of first blush possible) and she instead opted for the DJs traditional spin around the Stanford campus. She remains fascinated … Continue reading

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Morning of neighborhood sights

The Dawn Jogger selected the four-mile neighborhood route this morning and was greeted with changing scenes. About five years ago, a large house was constructed down the street from her but the front steps/wall were never completed. Better late than … Continue reading

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Got the sun in the morning and the moon, too

Another cloudless morning showed off not only the sun’s rising but the moon’s setting. The Dawn Jogger has weathered so many foggy dawns this summer that she continues to be startled when it’s all clear. But it was all sparkling … Continue reading

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And not a cloud in the sky…

…But clearly a smudge on trusty Lumix’s lens. The Dawn Jogger had noticed it earlier but thought she’d eradicated it. But it appeared in all the photos she took today while hiking in Arastradero Preserve late morning today. Guess it … Continue reading

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Painterly kind of Big Dish scene

The Dawn Jogger was so dismayed at the greyness of the mornings that yesterday she chose to walk to her downtown Menlo Park appointment and back – taking the long way by the creek – rather than get up and … Continue reading

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Finally a sunrise where you can see the sun

Spectacular it was not. But the female Dawn Jogger was treated to what’s been a rarity this summer, a look a the sun as it rose above the horizon. This morning’s relatively cloudless sky made that possible as did the … Continue reading

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Great day at the ballpark except for the game

The Dawn Jogger took a chance on the weather this morning and headed up to San Francisco for combined walk and day at ballpark to see the Giants play the Pirates with friend Gail from Transamerica days. She was right … Continue reading

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