A few months ago, Facebook introduced “reactions.” For a while we only had the ‘like’ button, then they added a ‘dislike’ button (I think? Or am I making that up?), but now we can react with many different emotions depending on how the status, story, photos, etc. makes us feel. We can express sorrow… Continue reading Angry? Sad? I dunno!
I saw this quote a few weeks ago on Instagram and it’s been on my mind ever since. Mostly because, well, I’m not very good at it. But I want to be. I really, really do. I’m selfish. I am often distracted when others are talking to me (multi-tasking is not cool). I’m usually thinking… Continue reading Importance
It was one of my better runs…my legs felt strong, my breathing felt calm. The sun was going down and I could tell it was going to be a beautiful sunset (to post on Instagram!) There was a slight breeze, enough to cool the sweat that was forming on my forehead. Rush’s “Marathon” came on… Continue reading Unstoppable…
Chase’s Story I don’t believe in luck, but I do believe in serendipity….. Meet Chasing Rainbows. AKA “Chase.” Yes, we already have a dog…Roscoe. Most of you probably know that when we moved out to Maine, we put Roscoe on a plane, knowing that he wouldn’t do well on the road trip. We had taken… Continue reading Chase’s Story
A few days ago, I read a Facebook post by a good friend and photographer, David DuChemin. David writes, “What if art has always been, in some deeply human way, cathartic for us? What if we used art as a way to respond to the heartache and the fear and the thoughts and emotions we… Continue reading Release
What. A. Day!!!! I’m tired, I’m sore, and my legs are wobbly. I can’t wait to go to sleep. But before I do, I have to get my thoughts out about today so I don’t forget a minute of this amazing day! My day started early with an alarm at 3:30. My stuff was all… Continue reading I’m a Triathlete!
Swim. Bike. Run. Thoughts the night before my first triathlon. There is no doubt that crossing the finish line of a race brings a sense of euphoria. But ask anyone who has trained for and finished a race…the real transformation happens in the training. The journey. Training for anything-whether it be a 5k or a… Continue reading Gotta Tri