Ahhh….Sunday mornings. I love them, don’t you? My plans for today include seeing La La Land with my daughters and then everyone is coming over for dinner. I love when the kids come over for dinner. The house is full again, as well as the dining room table. I thought I’d share my five current… Continue reading 5 Current Favorite Recipes
It’s almost the weekend! I’m planning on seeing La La Land with my daughters on Sunday, but otherwise, I’m looking forward to a quiet weekend of reading and watching Gilmore Girls on Netflix. Those of you who are friends with me on Facebook are already aware of the wonderful news that we got regarding Kayla’s… Continue reading TGIF 1-20-17
I read 36 books in 2016 and although there were a lot of really good ones, I narrowed my favorites down to five: How Not to Die by Michael Gregor, MD This book earned the Highest Rated on Goodreads award, so that should tell you how good it is. Dr. Greger’s approach to nutrition is… Continue reading Favorite books in 2016
Hello! How has your week been so far? Another 3-day weekend is coming up, which I’m very excited about. Kayla had her surgery on Monday and things went well. She was able to go home that night and has been staying with us during her recovery. She has some pain and needs assistance getting around,… Continue reading Gym update
Our family trip to Grand Canyon in May of 2015 has been on my mind all afternoon. It was such a great trip and the Grand Canyon is so amazingly beautiful. The photo above is one of my favorites because the girls and I were giving David a heart attack every time we stepped close to… Continue reading Courage
Remember when I published a blog post earlier today about how I was seriously thinking about quitting running because I was worried I was doing permanent damage to my knee? Just kidding – BAZINGA! I went and saw my doctor at the sports medicine clinic and he said no worries, I haven’t injured anything; all… Continue reading Update since earlier blog…
For the first time since I started running almost six years ago, I’m considering retirement. Just typing these words makes me experience a tornado of emotions. But first, let me explain why I’m thinking of quitting for good. I have some arthritis in my left knee. The pain has been tolerable, and the knee didn’t… Continue reading Retiring from running?