100 Word Challenge: Order

100 Word Challenge: Order

I’m declaring this month a “June do-over.” I feel like June just ghosted me. It was there, then it wasn’t. Nothing terrible happened, but nothing major happened either. (Not dissing the Godzilla resurrection, that was awesome.) Back in January of 2017, I started a Bullet Journal. The purpose and look of those journals have changed [...]

Such a pinch

Such a pinch

Like most moms, when my kids were little, I would take opportunities to use 'teachable moments' whenever we were out and about town. We would play 'I Spy,' to learn colors, or the Alphabet game, calling out each letter in sequential order as we passed this or that sign. I would help the kids count [...]

Six uses for water bottles during outdoor exercise

Six uses for water bottles during outdoor exercise

It’s no secret that I’ve been on a walking program lately - counting up towards 14,000 daily steps and that ever elusive 6-mile mark. Besides sturdy shoes and comfortable clothes, a hat and sunglasses, (maybe sunscreen and mosquito repellent), about the only other thing I need for walking is a ready water supply. Dehydration in [...]