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JSTETSER
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Grown kids
Sunday, May 27, 2012      0 comments

My son lives almost 2 hours from my home, and it's hard to make time to see him. When we do get togethere, we have a blast! Yesterday John and I, Mat and Nora hiked Monadnoc... Read more
Doing something today
Friday, May 25, 2012      0 comments

Sam Ewing once said; "It is the person who has done nothing that is sure that nothing can be done." Let's do something today to make this world a better place.... Read more
Having it all
Thursday, May 24, 2012      0 comments

At some point, we all have to decide what is important, and what we can live without. In order to spend time studying, I have to give up a Maine hike. In order to run a smooth classroom, I have to cut back on my early morning exercise time. ... Read more
hiking
Tuesday, May 22, 2012      0 comments

Climbing is a rite of passage for my family. We celebrate New Years Day with a hike up Monadnock. When my dear sister-in-law passed away, we climbed Monadnock and talked about B... Read more
Mountains
Sunday, May 20, 2012      0 comments

In Psalms, David writes; I will lift up my eyes unto the hills. Where does my help come from? My help comes from the Lord who made heaven and earth. Both Jesus and Moses climbed mountains when seeking God. Jesus brough His followers ... Read more
Grandkids
Saturday, May 19, 2012      0 comments

I spent the day running on the playground with 3 grandkids. You better belive that I burned calories! We flew kites, made huge bubbles and ran, ran, ran. I loved it!... Read more
Move towards your dream!
Friday, May 18, 2012      0 comments

"If one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life which he has imagined, he will meet with success unexpected in common hours." - Henry David Thoreau... Read more
Kayacking
Thursday, May 17, 2012      0 comments

Today after work, I'm going for a long kayack ride. I have not been out yet this year, and I need my time on the water. It is such a calming experience. The lake is my sanctuary. I will probably be the only person on the lake, and I love it ... Read more
Busy, busy
Wednesday, May 16, 2012      0 comments

I have not blogged for a few days. I have been very busy at school. Teaching can take up all my spare time if I let it. Finding the balance between work, exercise and housework and family can be tricky!... Read more
Chocorua and progression
Sunday, May 13, 2012      0 comments

I hiked Mt. Chocorua yesterday. 6 tough hours of swet. Great way to spend a sunny Saturday. It was a tough 8 mile hike but it was worth it. We hiked Monadnock (4-6 miles) to prepare for Chocorua. We hiked Chocorua's 8 miles to prepare for B... Read more
goals
Saturday, May 12, 2012      0 comments

To me, reaching goals is like climbing a mountain. You have to be committed to the cause, focus your attention and go for it!... Read more
mother's day is what you make of it
Friday, May 11, 2012      0 comments

I will not see my sons on Mother's Day. They live far ways, and have busy lives. They love me, and I know it. I weill hear from them, I'm sure. Still, I miss them. They will be with their wives and with their Mother-in-laws. Rather than... Read more
A good night's sleep
Thursday, May 10, 2012      0 comments

Today I am so thankful for getting a good night's sleep. Photo of Moon over Monadnock by Jeffrey Newcomer.... Read more
Abundant Life
Wednesday, May 09, 2012      0 comments

Jesus said, "I have come that you might have life, and have it more abundantly" John 10:10... Read more
Lift up your eyes!
Tuesday, May 08, 2012      0 comments

I will lift up my eyes to the hills. Where does my help come from? My help comes from the Lord who made Heaven and Earth. Psalm 121:2... Read more

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