One day the building, place, store, cubicle, office, etc. where I used to go daily, and felt connected to … is no longer. I broke ties. They said good-bye. That place is no longer in my world. Instead, my world is under my command. Get up and exercise. Or not. If not, no one will
Category: No Comfort Zone-2012 Challenge
There are no new ideas. Not really.So when a statement stands out from the rest, it makes me sit taller and pay attention. Bonnie Truax writes, as a way to reinvent yourself she suggests I make friends with people outside my circle. YES! That clicks for me!
This post is to make up for yesterday’s missing post. My friend was visiting me on her way back to South Dakota so as a proper host I turned my attention to her and got caught up on family, friends, activities and enjoyed the evening. There was so much to say, learn, share and remember
So many things change from one year to the next. One year you are hand in hand, making plans, smiling with a happy heart. The next year you sit in a quiet room contemplating the choices you made. Last Christmas was filled with promise. This Christmas feels empty. Next Christmas – ahh, there is always hope.
Cold and dark. That’s what’s going on here. Cold, snow, shorter days. I’m missing the warm colorful autumn that disappeared 2 weeks ago. The trees were filled with yellows and browns and now with the snow – the color has gone. November makes me feel vulnerable. I miss the warmth. I long for color. I
For me, November is about mixing things up. It’s about the road less traveled, discovering new trails, meeting new people, joining, moving, painting, and connecting. I am doing all of the above. One of the items on my November list was to hike a new trail. I did that this week and it was stunning.
Yesterday I wrote about counting my blessings. Well, today I had the most wonderful time with my grandson and sweet little next door neighbor. It was all about leaves, dirt, Candyland, snacks, sunshine and laughter. It was about making buildings, playing with cars and moving wheelbarrows. It was a day where I counted my blessings
I went to a St Patty’s Day parade yesterday. The streets were lined with people of all ages, tons of strollers, lots of dogs and everyone was bundled up. When the parade began the sky was clear, as it progressed the wind began to blow and gray clouds covered the sky. There were over 80
I have a head cold today. You know the drill – runny nose, sneezing, sore body, fullness in the head. Therefore I am drinking my special tea… In the daytime the tea consists of fresh-squeezed lemon juice, honey and hot water. When the sun goes down and I’m in my warm jammies and robe then
Consistency: doing something on a regular basis. Walking: Something I do everyday. Mapmywalk.com: Where I record my walks. (If you know of a better one, please share and I’ll check it out!) Goals: Walking 3.5 miles per day. Difficulty: walking outside in Upstate NY. Alternative: Mall walking. Best Alternative: Return home to Colorado and enjoy