Over the summer Scott and I took a day-long class that taught us how to drive a Model T Ford. It was an absolute blast. By the end of the day we were literally driving 90-to-100-year-old cars around the grounds of the Western Antique Aeroplane a... Read more
I love my job. Since I started it nearly two years ago there has been one, count it - one, day that I hated it. Every other day I love it. I love what I do. I love the person for whom I work. I love my coworkers. Love, love, love it.
Back i... Read more
I never used to be afraid of things. I mean, I packed up my kid and moved to North Carolina to go to grad school. Two years later I packed up the same kid and moved to Oregon, a place I had been to exactly 72 hours. We drove across the country i... Read more
Poking around this place to see if it is safe to be here again.
I did amazing things in the past with SP.
And I have allowed some amazingly horrible things happen to me since then.
I think that I need to be here, and I hope that ... Read more
My dear Sparkfriends,
As I have mentioned already, life is getting a tad bit hectic around here. As a result, I won’t be around on Sparkpeople much for the next few months. I will continue with my Sparkin’ Hood to Coast 2011 team, and my ... Read more
Quick update: I am now on the phones at work, and did, indeed, get to keep my lovely window view cubicle. Well, I guess "lovely" is a stretch, but compared to being stuck in a windowless cubicle....
Move in yesterday and set up some thing... Read more
We had a great Christmas. I'll post photos when someone in the family gets theirs to me or online. But in the meantime, it was wonderful to have the house full of people, food, and fun.
I loved seeing Scott carrying MIL up the steps and... Read more
"I wish I could run with you."
"You're so lucky to be able to run."
"I'm glad you are healed....count your blessings that you can run again."
All nice enough sounding comments. And honestly meant. Especially the part about wishi... Read more
This isn't going to be a long one. But I wanted to thank you all for your kind thoughts and words yesterday. MIL seems to be doing better. When we went to see her she actually spoke about three words and the swelling had gone down considerabl... Read more