Up2Me: Day 34

Up2Me: Day 34

I ran into a friend the other day I hadn’t seen in a while and was reminded of some hurtful...

Up2Me: Day 33

Up2Me: Day 33

I found a great resource for dieters today – a website that calculates how much weight you can lose weekly....

Up2Me: Day 32

Up2Me: Day 32

If you will put up with me for a bit, I need to talk to myself. You might as well...

Up2Me: Day 31

Up2Me: Day 31

Two years ago Child Number Four and I played in a bluegrass band at numerous events and festivals – she...

Up2Me: Day 30

Up2Me: Day 30

Child Number Four came home from her grueling job leading horse trail rides in a funk. She’d only made five...

Up2Me: Day 29

Up2Me: Day 29

Little Faith, age two, was full of energy. She first pulled out the puzzle drawer and scattered all the wooden...

Up2Me: Day 28

Up2Me: Day 28

We English teachers are weird, some would say. For example, I find word derivation fascinating. I love learning the original...

Up2Me: Day 27

Up2Me: Day 27

My son-in-law’s favorite food is carne asada. Of Mexican-American heritage, he delights in putting together all the fixings when he...

Up2Me: Day 26

Up2Me: Day 26

When granddaughter Faith, age two, comes visiting – which is a lot since the family lives in our guest house...

Up2Me: Day 25

Up2Me: Day 25

When I started walking, I realized that my old shoes didn’t have much cushion left, so I bought a new...