Tag Archives: Margie

Weekend: RESET!

I’ve been doing pretty well with my resolution to pull my stick out of the mud.  This year is just two months old and I’ve been to Virginia and Georgia two time each!  In spite of the weather, I’ve run … Continue reading

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Tough Week: Good Lessons

This week was a tough one.  I find myself at the end of it battered, bruised, but better.   Sitting here by the fire with my hound at my feet, a large stack of freshly graded papers on the table … Continue reading

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Fitbit Update: March!

And,  just like that, tomorrow it will be April.  I can hardly believe it!  March went quickly and was extremely diverse–temperatures jumped around between the teens and the high seventies and conditions varied between snow, fog, ice, rain, sleet, sunshine, … Continue reading

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Dogs, Snow, and Frodo

Our lives changed recently because of the addition to our household of one rather large Greyhound.  Meet Jesse. Jesse belongs to my son and his wife.  They adopted him soon after they were married and he has moved with them … Continue reading

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Fireside Pause

So often through the year I long for a day like today.  Days like this one are hard to manufacture.  Everything has to come together perfectly in a way that only God can engineer; because of this I feel compelled … Continue reading

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Last-Minute Thanks

And so we come to the very last day of November.  I have had the annoying feeling that I was lagging behind for the last few months; catching up is just not something that seems to be in my immediate … Continue reading

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Thoughts Upon the Coming of Fall

Fall came this week.  It arrived on Tuesday, October 22 sometime between 7:15  in the morning and 4:00 in the afternoon.  Most years I would find it difficult to be so specific, but this year it was obvious.  It still … Continue reading

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Seasons

I’m afraid I’ve gotten very lax about my writing.  I could blame it on the new school year and the fact that I’m teaching a new class, or I could explain that I am really trying to get in shape … Continue reading

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A Summer for Margie

I’ve been concentrating on my other blogs this summer and I have neglected this one.  Besides, Margie has been taking up a lot more time than usual.  She gave us quite a scare. One evening in late June she refused … Continue reading

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Puppy Sitting

It’s summer and during the summer I do a good bit of baby sitting.  Usually I baby sit for my grandchildren as I did, along with my husband, last Saturday night.  It’s nice to have more time to give to … Continue reading

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