Running Wild

“Look at you, aren’t you a pretty girl!? Want me to rub your belly? Yes, you do! Yes, you do!” This is a sampling of the conversation to some degree or another when I meet animals while I am out running during the week. These animals vary greatly from domesticated to not at all. It’s…

Surviving the Bomb Cyclone

You  probably heard last week that Colorado endured a “bomb cyclone.”  Some of us looked out the window and just thought it was a snowstorm, but we were wrong. After researching this name I now know that the term was first coined back in the 1940’s and has been used ever since.  The northeast had…

Yes, and… instead of but…

This is not a grammar lesson but it is a few thoughts on how we language our lives and how we interact with others. Before we get too far down the lane on this, I have a few things to state at the outset: 1. I have not perfected this. 2. I am doing my…

Working it Out

  We have all fallen off the wagon and had to start over.  It stinks and it takes so much effort.  Every time it happens I think, “not again.”  Last July, I started over and I told you all about it in a blog called, “Showing Up and Doing It.”  I was determined to not…