The More Things Change…

Texas has been good for the kid, but life is much the same. She still loves nature, especially around water. She still loves to play in the park. And of course, climb the monkey bars. Her cell phone still rings way more often than mine does. And, she still abandons me at the first sight of a skater. The more …

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Back In The Gym Again

Wouldn’t it be incredible to scratch your own back like that? WOW! Usually I wait til the middle of a post to get off topic. Okay, what was it we were gonna talk about? Oh yeah, back in the gym again. Well, actually they call this one a fitness center, which to me means it is just a little too …

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Through It All I Learned

Over the last 18 months we have faced a roller coaster of challenges, triumphs, setbacks, heartache, and pain. Through it all, I have learned that I can choose to wallow in self pity, drown the sadness in brandy, or I can choose to make a DECISION to start truly living again, to pull myself up by the bootstraps and find …

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Here I Go Again

“Here I go again on my own, goin’ down the only road I’ve ever known. Like a drifter I was born to walk alone. An’ I’ve made up my mind, I ain’t wasting no more time.” Here I Go Again (Whitesnake) Have you ever had the feeling that you should have known, but then realize that somehow you knew all …

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Cricket’s Gone Pink?

Woah! Cricket’s gone pink? What’s up with that? Yeah, I don’t see me as a pink kind of girl either, so it takes something very important for me to decide to make my blog so pink. Any ideas? Yup, you guessed it. October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. “Breast Cancer Awareness Month is an annual international health campaign organized …

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