Never too late!

Never too late!

Ever feel like you missed your big opportunities or lost dreams somewhere along the way?  Does it seem like everyone ELSE is in the race, on course, and you haven’t even made it to START?  I know how you feel!! I ran a race several years back...
Giving Changes Perspective

Giving Changes Perspective

You know those days when everything seems to be working against you?  I was having one the other day.  I was entertaining the thought of purchasing tickets for our family to fly to Jamaica so we could “disappear” for a month....

Why I Love to Run

I love to run. I fell in love with running in the 4th grade, at a time when my self esteem had shattered. I was “slow” in school.  I was slow to read and comprehension was a challenge.  New math concepts perplexed me.  I had...
Dads & Daughters

Dads & Daughters

The other day I called my Dad to wish him a Happy Birthday.  It was the perfect opportunity to tell him what had been burning in my chest for a while. I shared with my Dad about the time long ago when he and mom had were working out the details of their...

On Moms

Mother’s day I reflected back to an especially dark season of my life over 20 years ago.  Mother’s day came and went several times without sending so much as a card or making a call to my mom. Having grown up like many others, with messed up families, I...