I’ve become pretty flexible in my thinking now that I’m fifty and have been around the block a few times and have lots of successes and even more failures under my belt. But there is one thing I am not flexible on in my thinking. Exercise needs to be a part of your regular routine.
The past 36 hours have been a little crazy. Much more crazy than I wanted them to be. I did not plan or prepare the way I needed to in order to have a relaxed Christmas Eve day, and everything was last minute and rushed. I didn’t sit down to relax until 7 pm on
It’s okay if you haven’t wrapped any presents yet. It’s okay if you haven’t bought your presents yet. It’s okay if you don’t buy all the presents you originally planned to buy. It’s okay if your kids have eaten frozen pizza for the last four nights in a row. It’s okay for you to set
I was doing some Christmas shopping today, and I picked up a couple things for my parents to give to the kids. They live about a half hour from me — they still live in the house I grew up in — and I was shopping down in their neck of the woods, so I
When I was a kid my parents got Christmas cards from most of their friends, but back then, most of them were just plain old cards with a picture of Santa or a cardinal or the words Merry Christmas or Happy Holidays written across the front. Hardly anyone sent out cards with pictures on them.
I am on the last day of a 4-day swim meet in Boston. My oldest two are swimming. Swim meets are very long. They are similar to wrestling tournaments and gymnastic and track meets. The format of the meet is prelims in the morning, and then the top 20 in each event come back and