The road that lies ahead

I am using a modified version of Couch to 5K and am on Week 3. It requires a massive pace change, and has equal running and walking time. The last 3...

A call to help!

I am excited – someone thinks I am worthy and capable of doing some good in this world.  Natasha proposed to Pastor Bill that I would be a good fit...

Will you skip work with me?

It started out to be another pleasant day, and then a truck hit us. The friend that lost his mother just a few days ago, now lost his grandfather. It...

An act of kindness

I am terrified of dogs, really, really terrified. We have our bible study at the Pastor’s house, and they have a dog. It’s a dog they rescued from Hurricane Katrina,...

Back to back-breaking Pilates

Pilates started back up at work. It was slightly more expensive than last time (smaller group), but the small group is definitely worth it. The instructor can spend time fixing...

Finding people who want to be loved!

I am grateful that I have friends who want to be my friends. It’s shocking how hard it can be find people who want to be loved by you. A...

Couch to 8K in 8 weeks

Since my first race is going to be an 8K, and I haven’t run before, I needed a modified and compressed version of Couch to 8K — in less than...

Finding friends

Just recently, good friends of ours moved to the US. It hit me pretty hard; they were a nice couple, and we had similar-aged kids. Our kids loved hanging out...

Read my mind! Or cognizant…

Jon and I had the oddest argument ever last night. So Jon was going to be gone all day today for a friend’s birthday in Toronto. No worries, we both...