7 Things I Want to Write and Share


Ok, so in my last post I asked what I should write about. Thank you Deanna for your comment here and for your ideas! Since then, I now have a few exciting events and interesting subjects to write about and share. I’m sharing the 7 things here so that, just in case I don’t get […]

August 26, 2017

A Healing Goodbye to Our Dog

faith, Grief, Random

About three years ago, we welcomed our first dog into our family – Bella. Sadly, a few weeks ago, we had to let her go. I had been resistant to getting a dog despite my husband’s and kid’s desire for a family dog. We had a chance to dog-sit Bella a couple times for our […]

March 31, 2017

Tattoos on the Heart: The Power of Boundless Compassion #Book Review

Book Review, faith, Random

Tattoos on the Heart: The Power of Boundless Compassion by Gregory Boyle I visited and ate at the delicious Homegirl Cafe when on my “pilgrimage” with my brother in LA back in February and was immediately intrigued and impressed. I finally had the chance to read Fr. Boyle’s book, Tattoos on the Heart, a couple […]

November 9, 2016

Running on Grief

faith, fitness, Grief, Health, Mental, Random, Running

I’d like to try and start sharing a few other thoughts here about running and exercise and faith and grief that I’ve “kept in my heart” and pondered over, even though it’s almost impossible to try and put these feelings into the right words. Sometimes while I’m running, I suddenly feel a little self-conscious as […]

October 7, 2016

Thoughts After My First 5K

fitness, Health, Random, Running

I did it! I really did it! I ran my first 5K – ever! My goal was to run the whole way through and I did! No walking, not once. And I had fun too. Here are a few thoughts to share from my first 5K experience: ~ It was a very enjoyable run, the weather was […]

September 29, 2016