perseverance, work

per·se·ver·ance

per·se·ver·ance noun  – steady persistence in a course of action, a purpose, a state, etc., especially in spite of difficulties, obstacles, or discouragement.   When my dad went into the hospital on Monday November 8th of last year, work came to almost a stand still. Being self-employed certainly has it’s perks in that I could be at the hospital as …

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My new love…

They are so clean and pretty. Perfection in a box. They will bring me hours of happiness. They will push me farther than I plan to go. They will travel miles and miles with me. They will sit waiting for me, ready to go whenever I am. Sure, they may seem like just a pair of shoes. But they are so …

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Daddy, love, miss you

The first of many…

On Friday, I thought “I need to remind Daddy that Monday is Valentines Day”. Habits are certainly hard to break. I have always been Daddy’s little reminder of birthdays and anniversaries. When I realized that I would never need to be that reminder anymore, it made me sad. There are going to be so many firsts this first year that he is gone. We went …

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blue, park, run, walk

How lucky are we?

We have a beautiful park right up the street – Eagle Lake Park. It’s been open almost a year now and I can’t tell you how many times I’ve been there with Blue, my little walking buddy. There are all these little lakes and trails and I could spend hours there. Today I walked from our house to the south …

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My very first blog

So it begins. Someone out there may be interested in what I have to say, right? Right. I enjoy reading blogs and I thought maybe I would enjoy writing one. So, here I go. There is no telling what I’ll blog about – it could be about me, my honey, my adorable mini-aussie, a fave beer or wine I’m drinking, …

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