Blessing in the Difficulty

We never have life figured out but there are times that we feel that we have. It’s generally when life is going smoothly and it feels less arduous. These are not those times. And we really don’t enjoy the feelings that we are having these days and so we look to fix it. We look…

The Easy and the Hard

  Being here right now feels easy and hard. It’s easy because, let’s face it, there is nowhere else to be most days. It’s easier for some of us to work from home.  We have all enjoyed the ease of not showering or dressing up for work.  We have appreciated some more time with our…

635 Miles to Nowhere

The morning of May 1 I embarked on a self-created racing adventure to celebrate my birthday and makeup for the fact that my weekend 24-hour race had been postponed. On that same day, my husband signed me up for a 635-mile event called the Great Virtual Race Across Tennessee. It seems only fitting that yesterday…

We Are Still Here

About two weeks ago Lowi and I had a healthy, if not salty, laugh about the year thus far. It’s often a choice of laughing or crying most days. I frequently forget that our year began with a beautiful and heart-warming wedding. It seems like all that laughter, love and the kind of joy that…