Spam!

First, a caveat for my dear sister:  No I am not talking about the canned meat our parents fed us on camping trips when we were growing up!  But, interestingly enough that is the only definition given in my dictionary with a copyright date of 1984.  Now, almost 30 years later, we are on the […]

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30 Days of Thanks

This was not my idea, but I love to play along.  Best I can tell, it started in 2008 on a blog by a girl named Monica.  Now, she and some friends have a whole website dedicated to it, 30 Days of Thanks.  The site also highlights other daily projects for each month of the year.  I’ve done 30 Days of Thanks for […]

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Beads, Baubles and Bling

You might not expect that a girl who uses the idea of a messy desk as an ad campaign for a place you should come to craft, would have a problem with that mess, but even I have to draw the line somewhere.  I went to a Fort Polk Spouses Club Craft Group get together last Monday and took along most of […]

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We Never Run Alone

You had to know I was going to write about this one.  It was a personal distance record for me…by more than 2 miles! But, I knew as soon as I posted, “Wooohooo, I did it,” on facebook that it was a lie. I didn’t do it, God gets all the glory on this run, just […]

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Just Like Riding a Bike

I started this blog before taxes were due this spring and I just haven’t been able to get worked out, until this past weekend when I went for a very hilly 8 mile run.  This year, my boys are both in key stages of this universal right of passage for children.  My oldest just moved […]

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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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