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Find Someone Who Ignites Your Interests, and Never Let the Fire Burn Out.

In listening to the books recommended by National Public Radio as the do, providing an amazing portal of selections to find JUST THE RIGHT BOOK that fits you – I also found a deeper story, quite inspiring. NPR’s book editor, … Continue reading

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Transfer Everything You Know and Reassess

In November – There is a huge, cool, project known as National Novel Writing Month, NANOWRIMO, and listening to NPR’s Saturday’s edition, the reverberations of Stephen Sondheim were again emphasized and with good reason. I realized how VITAL transfer is … Continue reading

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Reflecting on Day 7 of Thanks- Blindly dedicated.

Looking back on a day of Thanksgiving yesterday, and yesterday being the 7th day of thanks for stories tied to XC and items to be thankful for as part of the Woodbridge High XC team – the 7th day of … Continue reading

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Heart and Soul.

Day 6 celebration of what to be thankful for tied to XC? Another lesson in how XC reinforces the fact that life – is meant to show you should never give up. Being first is one small aspect of XC, … Continue reading

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Unstoppable

Looking at Tuesday’s Woodbridge High Cross Country thanks story, I am choosing a personal tie. Evan Offstein, our class President from the class of 1990, and his family, has had quite a journey since the advent of the fight he … Continue reading

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One for Another

Day 4 brings us to this Nebraska Cross Country story – and what a story it is when you witness XC in real life. Love this story and this has lessons from the very first section to the last. Yet … Continue reading

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Justin Gallegos – Going the Distance Against the Odds

Day 3 of things to be thankful for from Woodbridge High’s XC team -as we lead up to Thanksgiving. Justin Gallegos. These two videos say it all and what we hope WHS’s XC team represents, supporting others and being thankful … Continue reading

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Woodbridge High School XC Thanks story 2

Our thankful XC story – that of determination – is here to represent Saturday – “There are three kinds of people in this world. You have the losers, the people who go with the flow and refuse to put in … Continue reading

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Traditional Thankfulness.

When a XC athlete from our Woodbridge High team suggested us choosing articles that highlight thinks we should be thankful for – it sounded like – meh. Meh – is actually WOW! I love this idea. So we start a … Continue reading

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Mental Toughening

I was not prepared for the excellent and toughness I would see today. Note to self – any – ANY time a meet will occur at Brandywine State Park, expect the unexpected. What started out as a perfect running day … Continue reading

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