Sunday, September 11, 2011      10 comments

Ten years ago our lives changed. I doubt there is a person alive, age 15 or older, who does not have a vivid recollection of where she or he was ten years ago today. I am saddened that we all lost our innocence. I am saddened that we lost... Read more
He's Back!
Sunday, August 28, 2011      14 comments

My Grandson left for a short trip with his Dad to California the first week of August. He was supposed to be back by the 8th. He just came home on the 26th! I missed that kid SO MUCH! I took him with me On Friday to pack up Brandon's hou... Read more
Can't keep it secret!
Thursday, August 25, 2011      11 comments

Five Finger Vibrams have a new design in LS (Laces instead of velcro) It's so CUTE!!! I want them!!! They are PINK! And they are CUTE!!!... Read more
Need a Change
Friday, August 19, 2011      12 comments

So I have a dilemma. I am bored. Bored with my workouts. Training for a 60-mile walk each year is wonderful but it means I let other workout options fall by the wayside... Read more
Wednesday, July 20, 2011      14 comments

Driving home from chemo I had time to be alone which is generally good. About five miles from home, it started to rain. Then I saw the brightest rainbow I've seen in a l... Read more
My Daddy
Tuesday, July 12, 2011      19 comments

. I still remember the day he became my Daddy. It was on his wedding day, the day he married my Mom and the three of us girls. Just before the wedding, he asked if it was... Read more
Giving is receiving
Sunday, May 22, 2011      7 comments

I am a local training walk leader for people training to walk a Komen 60-mile 3-Day for a Cure event at one of 14 different venues around the US. This is my third year doing it. Each year I wonder if I should agree to do it again, do I h... Read more
Monday Crumday
Monday, April 18, 2011      4 comments

Well, last night I discovered I broke a filling. I didn't bite on it or anything, just noticed there was a gouge out of my tooth. Needless to say, I freaked out. I pride myself on my teeth, take really good care of them and have had only two ... Read more
Nice Saturday
Saturday, April 16, 2011      3 comments

My weekends are often not very social. I go to the gym by myself. I run by myself., I do housework by myself. Today was different. My s on came with me for my walk and we were joined by five other 3-Day walkers training for events thi... Read more
New team
Friday, April 15, 2011      3 comments

The start of a new challenge is always so fun. Tons of energy, everyone is anxious to meet their teammates and get busy getting fit. I'm committed to keeping this new team energy throughout the entire 12 weeks. No fizzling this time. Thi... Read more
No Guarantees
Sunday, April 03, 2011      14 comments

When that beautiful baby first blesses your life, there is no guarantee now long she or he will be on this Earth. Millie was born 19 years ago, the only child of my two close friends. She was always a ham and easily gravitated to Theater. ... Read more
One of my Heroes
Saturday, April 02, 2011      6 comments

I have been sharing bits and pieces about the successes and struggles of one of my friends. She and I met while training for the Komen 3-Day for a Cure walk last year, 60 miles in Denver. When we met, she weighed around 350 pounds (I'm guessin... Read more
My Grandson
Tuesday, January 04, 2011      27 comments

As I write this, my Grandson has not been seen by his Mother in more than 48 hours. My daughter and her son's Father are not together but have been sharing parenting resp... Read more
Friday, December 31, 2010      5 comments

I love to walk. I run too, but walking is really wonderful. When I walk, I often listen to audio books, think about stuff in my life or get together with friends. I have a few favorite routes and frequently run into familiar faces, we eac... Read more
New Angels in Heaven
Sunday, October 10, 2010      23 comments

I learned a few months ago that a sweet Spark Friend had passed away. She and I never met in person but I learned a lot from her and valued her friendship. Her passing affected me more than I ever th ought it would. This week I lost my Gr... Read more

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