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Time to get back on track
Saturday, January 06, 2018      5 comments

Oh, my! It's been a long time since my last blog. It's been a long time since I was serious about taking better care of myself. I have no excuses. Last year I was good until the end of November and then I spiraled out of control. Too much f... Read more
Guess what day it is?
Wednesday, March 04, 2015      6 comments

My son and I were out running errands yesterday and passed a nearby horse farm that has two camels. I c... Read more
One of my Greatest Gifts
Sunday, December 14, 2014      5 comments

One of the greatest gifts God has ever given me is my oldest son and his beautiful voice. While he is hundreds of miles away from me, through the miracle of the internet I... Read more
When Life Gives You Lemons
Sunday, March 16, 2014      9 comments

As the saying goes "When life gives you lemons, make lemonade." Well on Friday I did just that. After opening a three pound bag of frozen mixed berries it tipped over and spilled most of the fruit on the floor. This was not what I wanted ... Read more
I think the worst is over...
Saturday, February 01, 2014      7 comments

An amazing blog arrived in my inbox at just the right moment. It's about learning from our mistakes. With the start of a new month, I am hoping that I have learned from the mistakes I made this week. I have been on a feeding frenzy for the... Read more
Random Thoughts and Observations
Thursday, August 22, 2013      5 comments

Here are a few random thoughts and observations that I have had over the past few days. 1. If you take a 4 1/2 mile linear trail that only has a 1/4 mile level road, is it considered a walk or a hike? 2. With regards to the linear tra... Read more
I feel Like a Ping-Pong Ball
Wednesday, August 21, 2013      4 comments

I feel like a Ping-Pong ball bouncing back and forth. The last semester of college has begun for my youngest and I am spending this week bouncing back and forth between NC and TN. We went up on Monday to speak with his professors and we we... Read more
Today The Countdown Begins
Sunday, January 13, 2013      9 comments

Today begins the countdown to my youngest child's graduation. We begin the final semester of college. The last tuition payment. The end of the road that began close to 20 years ago. ... Read more
I'm so heart-broken I had to cry
Wednesday, October 31, 2012      5 comments

As everyone knows hurricane Sandy, along with the storm that raged from the northwest, wrecked mass destruction along the east coast of the United States. I have tried to keep abreast of what has happened since I am from the Jersey Shore and hav... Read more
Just when I thought I saw the light at the end of the tunnel.....
Wednesday, October 10, 2012      5 comments

This has been a crazy month and by that I mean the past 30 days. About the middle of September my oldest son was hired by a company in St. Petersburg, FL. I am so proud and happy that he went out and found a job that will benefit from his Econom... Read more
There's a Bear Out There!
Wednesday, March 28, 2012      5 comments

There's a bear out there! Somewhere. But I didn't see it. I am in Tennessee with my son, hoping to head home this weekend, so while I am here I have been taking advantage of the town's linear trail. It is four miles long and has several pa... Read more
"Barefoot" Shoes?
Tuesday, March 20, 2012      1 comments

I am hoping to get some feedback from anyone who has worn Barefoot shoes. You know the kind I mean...The ones with the toes in them that remind me of the socks we wore in the late '70s. I am up in Tennessee visiting my son and went on the w... Read more
Me and My Bottle of Aleve
Sunday, February 26, 2012      4 comments

This is a two part blog. Last week was a week from hell. I only got in one workout all week and spent most of the week in the car. We went up to my youngest son's school on Tuesday to take him to the doctor on Wednesday. As I expected he will ne... Read more
Valentine's Day Surprise
Tuesday, February 14, 2012      1 comments

Today I got my own Valentine's Day SURPRISE. My husband is due home this evening after a 10-day business trip. I thought I would be nice to have chocolate covered strawberries tonight. Instead of paying $4+ per berry at the mall, I decided... Read more
I need Your advice
Thursday, February 09, 2012      4 comments

I love chicken! All kinds of white meat chicken. And I'm not so bad a cooking it, but when it comes to roasting a chicken...No can do. Yesterday I purchased a rotisserie chicken from the store, came home and put it in the refrigerator. My ... Read more

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