Pain. What does it mean to you? How would you define it? This is a topic that I’ve been digesting quite a bit lately. Why, I don’t know for sure. It just seems to keep popping up for some reason. Or at least more often than usual, since pain is part of what I do […]Read More The Anatomy of Pain.
It’s been one of those weeks. This time of year is hard for me for many reasons. First off, Ohio is not pleasant this time of year. I’ll be honest, I don’t particularly care for the grey skies and the dropping temperatures. I guess I wouldn’t mind so much if there were some sunshine, but […]Read More Life.
So this happened. I showed up and I did it. It was amazing being back in the pool that I swam at as a young child. Literally nothing had changed. As we got closer to the pool, my friend, who is also a long time swimmer, and I began to get nervous and excited. This […]Read More Swim swum.
This weekend….in just 2 short days…I will be competing in my first swim meet, in a pool, in years….pray for me. I have been a swimmer since I was about 6 years old. Swimming has always come naturally to me. I always kid around about triathlon. When someone asks me what my favorite […]Read More Oh Boy….did I really sign up for that?
After posting about thankfulness, I need to go back and thank everyone who reads these blogs. I have followers here and on FB that I didn’t realize I had. I’ve had people tell me they enjoy my blogs, but there’s no way for me to know who reads what. So, thank you, friends, for your […]Read More Thankfulness x 2
Thankfulness. It’s November. It’s not uncommon to hear people express how thankful they are for the things in their lives. I know a lot of people that post something new each day on social media that they are thankful for. I also take time to think about my life and all of my blessings. […]Read More What is thankfulness?
I am a runner. I’ve been a runner since I can remember. I have memories of running with my dad when I was in first grade. Running is my home base. It’s where I go when everything else around me is falling apart. It’s my happy place; the place where I can be ME. […]Read More From a Mom’s Perspective.