Category Archives: Couch to 5K

When I Started This Blog…

forEVER ago – I was inspired by cleaning out boxes. Yep, digging through that stuff of mine that has followed me all over the country. We all have them, those childhood memories I need to part with (if I listened … Continue reading

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Snow Day(s!!!) 2013

I’m a teacher. I like snow days. I haven’t had a snow day in 2 years. I was like a teenager with a crush on a boy, sitting by the phone (actually refreshing the district website every minute), waiting for the auto-alert … Continue reading

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A Walk in the Woods

Although the weather in St. Louis is nowhere near to what the Northeast has experienced this weekend, I am sitting at the table in our bay window, listening to howling wind with a blanket over my ankles (maybe getting dressed … Continue reading

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Phase 1

It feels VERY good to have kept up with most of what I wanted to accomplish this week! Did one house cleaning/keeping job each day – because I really hated spending Saturday AND Sunday cleaning, errand running, and grocery shopping. Wasn’t … Continue reading

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I’m Back on FACS Lane!

I have been BUSY, BUSY, BUSY – which is my story as to why I have been absent for a month (plus 4 days…) and I am sticking to it! Let’s see – what has happened in my life since my … Continue reading

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It was hot, so we took a walk

We have had 100 degree plus weather here in the midwest – and the outlook is for these temperatures to continue. Growing up in the GPNW (Great Pacific Northwest) I remember any daily high over 80 was a rare occurrence – … Continue reading

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41 Years Ago..Summer Started in Moraga CA

June 21, 1971                                                                                                               Sunny 50 – 70º We left at 5:00 on the dot for a summer (well, 10 days) in Morgaga (sic). It was foggy and cold in the beginning so Cyndy and I slept until our first pit stop. … Continue reading

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