There are things I have always wanted to do: skills I've wanted to learn and regretted never having done before, books I've wanted to read, ideas I've wanted to explore, interests I've wanted to pursuit. Despite these desires, thought, I've always found an excuse to not do them. The biggest thing I ever wanted to… Continue reading Action
I have a good excuse for my short little blogging hiatus: My family and I have spent the last month moving across the country! We left our old home city on my birthday - July 20 - and took 5 days to drive over 3000 km across the country. We drove about 8 hours a… Continue reading Long Haul Adventure
This weekend I took an impromptu trip to the mountains. I felt like it was something I needed to feed my soul - which was been feeling rather battered and broken lately. Last week a friend mentioned she was going to the mountains for a birthday celebration and I was immediately envious. I grew up… Continue reading Mountains in My Soul
I am back at work. I meant to blog earlier than now, but there hasn't been enough time in each day. For a month, I was of work, off exercise, off eating well, almost completely off blogging... anything else??? I had a great vacation in Orlando with the family. There was so much that I… Continue reading Back to Everything
Is this based on a true story? she asked in mild disbelief as she stroked the cover of my lightly worn novel. She was holding my copy of Wild By Cheryl Strayed, which I had just finished reading moments earlier. Yes, I replied in confirmation of her suspicions. Wow. Would you ever consider doing something… Continue reading Could I Ever be Wild?