Monthly Archives: February 2010

Steam Room Mentality

Today I arrived at the YMCA for a swim, and as I walked in the door I read a sign, “Pool closed until Sunday, Feb. 28th”. Slightly aggravated, I ran into my new swimming buddy, Jeff, the fifty year old was in a car accident, has some disabilities, and has a great way of renewing my perspective. He told me some kid pooped in the pool and …

What’s Your POV?

Our family enjoys watching most any sport, but we hunker down every night to catch sight of the Olympic Games. I suppose we enjoy these events because they are uncommon to see on a regular basis – downhill skiing, the luge, speed skating, and curling. This year has been especially eventful to see the USA women’s team win the gold in our …

The Mighty Winds

One morning while I was taking my daughter to the bus stop while it was still dark, we pulled out of the garage to meet a huge branch lying across the driveway. I reluctantly got out of the car to remove our obstacle and the wind about carried me away! For the remainder of the day the winds blew anywhere from 25-50 miles an hour. It hadn’t been too …

Thumbs Up!

What a great morning to write! My kids are out of school and still tucked cozily in their beds. I woke up to a glorious view – a winter wonder land. The snow has gracefully landed on every limb of every branch in the woods. It’s as if the trees are holding their arms up to heaven and they speak together “GLORY!” I just happened …
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