Before getting married, I would cringe at the thought of visiting an amusement park mostly because I did not want to brave the crowds and lines with a lymphedematous leg; but, I have a husband who LOVES Disneyland, and now two little ones that will surely grow to love it too. So, I have learned a few tricks to make it enjoyable for both my little family and myself. In no particular order, here are my tips and tricks: [Read more…]
Marathon training begins October 19th, people. Six weeks! Time to get this old body into shape. I will confess that there have been a few runs in the past few months (mind you, they were not long runs) where I would think, “WHAT have I committed to??” It’s ok, though. It’s good to feel stretched and slightly scared, right?
Summer has come to a close, at least according to the Arizona academic calendar, and everyone has resumed their structured and scheduled lives, including us. I am not sad about seeing summer come to an end, though. Our summer time was jam packed with trips and family activities. After spending close to six weeks visiting California/Disneyland,
During the week of 4th of July, Jordan and I took our little family on a getaway to Provo, Utah to escape the Arizona heat. Jordan planned to continue working at his work’s satellite office while the girls and I played and caught up with family. I haven’t been back to Utah for a little over five years (before I got married), so it was nice to return to the place where I went to college.