This was the view from my kitchen window this morning. Snow. Heavy, wet snow. Now, I love winter - it's my second favorite season - but I eventually I'm done with brown views, the brown grass, the brown trees and just a general lack of any color. Plus there comes a point when there hasn't been enough snow to wash away the dust, which just gives everything a dusty coating. I'm at that point - though the drive this morning was gorgeous - that whipped-white, hosed-down look on all the trees against a dark grey sky was just amazing and I soaked it all in.
I have no smooth transitions today, which you'll notice. . .ready? So, two of the older kids, the 17 y.o. and the 15 y.o., are training for the Rock 'n Roll half marathon. My son, the 15 y.o. is just doing it - he's in and he's all in. My daughter, the 17 y.o., is struggling to
Anyway last week, on Spring Break, when the 15 y.o. wanted to go train at the local rec center, I took the 5 y.o. and
The track is totally boring to walk. But I'm doing it. You will not be hearing, "I feel so much better" anytime soon. But I'm doing it. Right now my Achilles ache. But I'm still walking. My shin bones feel like they're on fire. But I still walked. I hurt my ankle in the car accident, which ached for about a week. Well, after my first walk on Monday the pain was back and was way worse. But I still walked on Tuesday. My pace is slow, but steady. But I'm doing it.
Finally, peeks for the April kits are up - though I just realized I need to change the home page slide show. Duh. Anyway, I'm looking forward to playing with their bright Spring-y colors. I'm sure the majority will go for Project Life® catch-up, but you never know.
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