Purging the Pond

My parents have a nice-sized pond in their yard, and every Spring they take the time to clean it out and get it ready to run for the year.  It’s a pretty easy process, it just takes a while.... Read More

Breaking Out

When I try to describe my personality, or explain to someone “who” I am, I have a really difficult time.  I am a study in contrasts and contradictions.  I make a statement about one of m... Read More

My Person

Today is Crindalyn’s birthday.  We are exactly six months apart in age.  She is an amazing mother, a genuine friend, a hard worker, and a beautiful soul – inside and out. How do you quan... Read More

The End of a Journey

We are at our very best, and we are happiest, when we are fully engaged in work we enjoy on the journey toward the goal we’ve established for ourselves. It gives meaning to our time off and comf... Read More

Before & After

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Just a quick before and after today. I’m going to write a full recap of the run later this week. For now, I’ll just say . . . WE HAD A BLAST!... Read More

Anticipating Rainbows

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In five days, I will be seeing rainbows all over, and I can’t wait! [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4EERSfHiqT8&w=560&h=315] It’s time for me to be a Color Runner!... Read More

Besty, Bestie, Betsy . . .

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I have known these two lovely ladies for nearly exactly 22 years . . . I met them both the August before I started my Senior year in high school.  After a lot of turmoil, unhappiness, bad grades, and... Read More