April: Nashville Rock ‘n’ Roll Half Marathon

Steve and I were excited to run the Nashville Rock ‘n’ Roll half marathon. We’d get to run areas where we’ve been training and neighborhoods we never would otherwise, like 12 South and the Belmont area. However, there was something comfortable to know that you’re running at “home.” Because we had a break between Dallas […]

Allergies Almost Put an End to My Blog

Yes, Chattanoogans, it’s been pollen season. The worst for me for as long as I can remember. Yellow cars, porches, bicycles, even driveways. The suffering started three weeks ago with sneezing, red eyes and a runny nose. Week two brought fever, sweats and chills. Week three saw me watching the weather religiously to see if […]

Day 2: A trip back in time

Day 2 started off with a nice breakfast at Milk & Honey. (I totally recommend the Lavendar Honey Latte.) Then I rode my bike to the public library downtown. I think it had been at least a decade since I’ve been in there. Wow, it’s changed but in some ways it hasn’t. What’s changed? One, […]

Possums and Rats, Oh My!

So my first day on this adventure had me talking to the pest control guy after Steve saw a furry creature run across the kitchen yesterday. (Thank the Lord I was at brunch with my friend, Nathalie, and missed the show!) He looks around the attic and only sees “normal mouse scurrying areas.” Excuse me […]

This is a test. This is only a test.

As part of my mid-life journey, I thought I’d start a blog. Not sure why I think anyone will want to read my thoughts, but had a couple friends suggest I put thoughts out there. So here goes…..