Intervals

Lately, I have recently started running a little bit on the treadmill.  Most of my life, this has been something I have resisted, but it is much too hot here to run except early in the morning.  Unless, I get up at 4 a.m., I’m not going to get my prayer time and a run in before the […]

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My Messy Desk (version 1.2, FT Polk)

We have been at Fort Polk for almost 2 months now and it has been a wild ride so far!  We got a house on post, moved our stuff in, got about 85% set up and then life started up full speed ahead again.  My husband went back to work, the kids started school, I […]

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Road Closed

I got a lesson in patience, persistence and encouragement last week.  For about two weeks I had been wanting to go for a 5 mile run.  I feel like I need to start increasing my mileage if I am going to be able to run the Army 10 Miler on October 21st.  Now, I won’t be running it in […]

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Why I Want To Be Like The Love Bugs

Have you ever seen the love bugs that invade the muggy southern states twice a year? I mentioned them in my post about My Messy Friends, but I’ve had a small change of heart toward these pesky bugs. A very small change of heart. I still can’t stand trying to dodge them outside. I wouldn’t […]

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Are You Missing Out?

Sweeping accumulated love bugs (a southern affliction at least as displeasing as the humidity) out of my screened in porch in preparation for a new friend who was coming to dinner, I thought… “Maybe I should have waited to invite her over until this space was just perfect.” As soon as we moved in, I […]

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Fit It In

Today’s women are BUSY people.  Now, I will accept full blame for some of my own busy-ness.  I know I am prone to create work for myself where none needs to be.  However, I am an Army wife who just moved to a new post with two young boys, is starting her own business while […]

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