Whose On Your Team?

Last night after practice, the boys went upstairs to shower and prepare for bed. I heard Moo scream out, so I ran to the stairs. I asked Moo what was wrong and he told me that he thought he had caught a charliehorse. Aaron ran out of his room and starting working the cramp out…

God and the Roller Coaster

I went walking sans Moo this morning, who decided last night that a night with grandma was more enticing than staying home. Which was fine with me. I looked forward to some alone time during my walk. So I am walking and thinking and I think that since next year will be me and Paul's…

Do It Alone

Yesterday, Moo and I worked out a bit harder than we anticipated. Then I worked, ran errands, cooked dinner, and so on. I was still hurting from the workout, so I took 2 aleve and went to sleep. Of course, because this is KP's world, I woke up late. I woke Moo up and told…

Teaching Moo

We woke up late this morning, but I was determined to get a walk in, so that's what we did....and Moo was walking slow, not even trying to keep up...so I look back and instruct him to keep up...and he told me that he thought I would slow down so that he could catch up....why…

Flower Sticks and Twist Ties 2

My gladiola blooming season has been poor this year, and I am not sure why. I had only seen two actual blooms so far and had told myself this was a slow year for me. We recently had a few days of straight rain, so I hadn't been looking after my flower beds. This morning,…

Monkey on My Back

I mean it never fails.....every morning when I wake up, that monkey IMMEDIATELY jumps on my back....the monkey of negative thoughts and "what ifs". This monkey has been my constant companion, seemingly for years. I can't  tell you when he arrived, what sparked his appearance - all I can tell you is that he is…