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No such thing as too much tennis!

The last three weekends have been busy, but very fun. They included tennis, lots of it, and my first ever mile swim in the ocean. The fun began on February 14, also known as Oregon’s birthday, with the Lumineers concert in … Continue reading

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A Brush with Royalty

Saturday was a big day for me. It started with two swimming races in Dubai, followed by a photography class and then my first Emirati wedding in the evening. The race, called the Mina Mile, was actually five different races, … Continue reading

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