As I was in the throes of raising children, I couldn't imagine ever wanting to be a grandma. As my kids left home, none of them seemed to be in a rush to have kids any time soon and I was totally OK with that. All that changed with the birth of my grandson. And … Continue reading Time Passages
No, I'm not Pining for you. I'm pinning for you. I've become obsessed with Pinterest and learned something that I wanted to show you. Especially if you have long-ish hair and can't be bothered to ever do anything with it besides pull it up into a clippy, a bun, or a pony tail. I'm the … Continue reading Pinning For You
It's almost here and I'm so excited I can hardly stand it!!!!! Final plans are being made. Final workouts are being completed. Waiver forms being filled out. And it needs to be Sunday RIGHT NOW! Mud run, baby!! Me. My two daughters - Michelle and Janel. My good friend, Kat. We are gonna get dirty! It's … Continue reading It’s The Final Countdown
In with the... ...Old? Have you seen my fuzzy animals? Do you know what a household of furry animals means? It means LOTS of hair. A lotta lotta lotta hair! Everywhere. Under the furniture. Behind the furniture. ON the furniture! Hair is a never ending battle at our house. Our plan is to eventually switch … Continue reading Out With The Old
Tried something new. Saw it on Pinterest. I liked it. Mark just thought it was OK. Grilled cheese with avocado and bacon. Four of my favorite things. Bread. Cheese. Bacon. Avocado. Just a side note, and I'm sure you all know this, but I'm a slow learner and just figured it out. Easiest way to … Continue reading What’s For Dinner?
I know you've seen it all before. It's been floating around the internet for the past couple of weeks. You've probably rolled your eyes at it. You've probably questioned the validity of it. And yet, here I am, doing it! It? What's "it?" The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. About 15 years ago (maybe more, I … Continue reading Gimmick To Beat All Gimmicks
Running is hard! I think I've mentioned that before. Running is especially hard when it is humid out. 74% humidity is damned near impossible to run in. For me, anyway. There are much tougher women out there who will be trekking along like it's no big thing in this type of humidity. I am not … Continue reading Wow, Baby