Do you know what I remember about Christmas as child, teenager or even in my early adult years? I guarantee you, it’s not the presents. Oh, OK, maybe there are a few that stick out – like the apples and oranges that always filled our Christmas stockings each year or the year I got my Easy Bake Oven and baked cakes for everyone or maybe … Continue reading Christmases long forgotten
Over the past six years my husband, Al, and I have been running, he has had some of the “best” adventures that always leads to him telling the greatest stories. He’s gotten lost on more than one occasion. He’s puked in front of the Bellagio in Vegas and he’s had to take care of “business” off course behind some trees in Fargo. Yes, he’s had … Continue reading My husband’s story!
So many thoughts were running through my head leading up to the Fargo Mini Marathon. But the biggest? Would I be able to finish? I didn’t last year and to be honest, it sucked. You can read about that experience HERE. Since last year, I have been carrying around my bib number in the visor of my car as a reminder that I didn’t finish … Continue reading An emotional day
I love birthdays. And not just my own. I love everyone’s birthday. Always have. Growing up, my parents always made a big deal over our birthdays. Or at least that is what I remember anyway. They always made me feel so special on my birthday – more special on that day than any other day. I’ve always loved my birthday. And no, not because of … Continue reading Birthdays are fun!
“The simple pleasures are the best! You guys clearly get that!” This was a comment left on a post I made on Facebook this morning. (Thanks, Mr. Carney!) And, it couldn’t be any more true. Al and I get it. I feel the need to share about our relationship to help people better understand us. Not sure why I feel this need, but I do. … Continue reading My marriage