Fitness February

A few years ago, I attended yoga classes a couple of times a week in addition to daily walks and over time developed some decent flexibility and leg strength. But after a couple of trouble-free years, I experienced tendonitis flares in both hands which made many poses—think “planks”—difficult because I couldn’t put any weight on Read More …

Time flies while I stand still

No, I’m not really standing still. Stuff is getting done writing-wise, house-wise, life-wise. It just doesn’t feel that way sometimes when I look at the calendar and wonder where the summer is going. Days are getting shorter and we’ll be in the -ber months before you know it. ::sigh:: Keeping one eye on the milkweed Read More …

So much for November…

…not sure what happened to it, but it’s winding down at speed. Oh well. Happy Thanksgiving to all who celebrate. It’s a partly sunny day here in NE Illinois. Cool but not cold with dry ground and no snow in the forecast. I’ll take it. Currently sitting in dining area—it adjoins the kitchen so it Read More …