I always pick a run to do to keep me at least putting in a few miles near the end of a school year. This year was extremely challenging as I was packing up an entire classroom the two weeks before to close the book on a story that I needed to get out of. […]
I think we have turned the corner into Spring……so a little Flashback Friday. This article can be found in the Michigan Runner! (My dream come true!)
I’m running as fast as I have since high school…..probably because it was below zero at the start. I’m at 1:30 or so for lickity – split around the corner…..and I made the credits on top three!!!
These guys were solid on these crazy conditions. I fell off on the black ice, just couldn’t get any footing….but the video shows the amazingly positive feel of this 0 degree “winter-blast.”
Little Groovy Girls Go ……. Practicing For Their First Book Report Just like anything in life, practice builds confidence for the day of the event. So excited for her to work just as hard at school as she does in anything physical and “fun.” Yah, Little Groovy Girl!
We used to have a groundhog at our old house so I know a lot about them. Momma said we could go see if the Groundhog, Woody, at the Howell Nature Center, was going to see her shadow or not. I didn’t know, until now, that Groundhogs are like Weathermen. February 2nd is Groundhog’s Day, […]
Witchy Wolf Night Calls to Winter Runners It has been my dream come true to be able to write and share my stories with my friends, family, my daughter, and now a bigger audience as I find myself being published in the Michigan Runner. Now, as I head out to out-run the wolf again […]
Finally the winter wasn’t so cold and the snow was good for packing. I like to sing the song, “Do you want to build a snowman?” And then my dad said, ‘yes!’ He said, “YES!” so I danced up to my room and then we went outside to build a snowman. This was going to […]
So how does one pass up running on the coldest day Michigan has seen since what, 1978? I don’t! I do however, play it safe, as you did not see me pushing my daughter in her jogging stroller. I waited until she was being watched and safely playing with a friend. We had all played […]
I went to go see if my friends down the street wanted to play in the snow. The snow is all the way up to my head! My friend got ice skates for Christmas so she wanted to do that. There was only one problem, the rink was not shoveled and the snow was deep. […]