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Long time, no post...
Tuesday, February 09, 2016      6 comments

I didn't realize it had been so long since I last posted. Well, to update - I'm still exercising, mostly running and walking. Also added strength training at the gym 2 days a week, and frequently do yoga for flexibility and balance. I haven't g... Read more
3rd place - no WAY!
Sunday, July 21, 2013      5 comments

Can't believe I won 3rd place in my age division in a 5K race yesterday. Admittedly, it wasn't a huge race (around 200 total running in the 5K and 5 mile), but still! I didn't have long to train because I signed up on short notice so I could run... Read more
Finally reversing the direction of the scale again
Monday, May 13, 2013      3 comments

I haven't done a blog in a while - life is just so busy! But I've been plugging along, eating right, exercising.... and losing NO weight. For quite a long time. I've actually been maintaining my 10 pound weight gain that happened over the course... Read more
Doesn't seem fair
Friday, August 03, 2012      4 comments

It doesn't seem fair to get healthy and then end up with cancer, does it? Wish I knew a "cause" - then I could fix it. But I don't, and I can't. I can only do what the doctor tells me, which feels kinda helpless. First a lumpectomy on the ... Read more
5K walk coming soon
Saturday, September 17, 2011      0 comments

I'm excited about my 5K walk, AIDSWalk Phoenix, coming up two weeks from tomorrow. This is the first 5K I've done to raise funds for a charity, though I've done this distance or a little more at least 6 times now, so I feel like I'm ready for it... Read more
Working for dinner
Thursday, September 08, 2011      1 comments

Well, many years ago people had to really work for their dinners. Perhaps go out in the garden (that they had carefully worked) and pick some of the fruit of their labor; or catch, kill, and pluck a chicken; or, further back yet, perhaps go out ... Read more
The difference a year makes
Saturday, September 03, 2011      2 comments

I've not managed to get around to blogging here yet, but I had a revelation that I just had to write about somewhere. A year ago, on the first day of a wonderful week of vacation, I would have been thrilled to sleep as late as I wanted and... Read more