Monthly Archives: June 2008


In my church none of the teachers or clergy get paid for their time or expertise. To be honest, none of us really have expertise and very few of us have any time to speak of. We just all pitch … Continue reading

Posted in all about me, aspirations, faith, get serious | 33 Comments

My Little Village

Last week my body fought back. After months of pushing and pulling and running and jumping and multitasking to the point of insanity, my body decided it had reached its limit. The only way to get me to agree and … Continue reading

Posted in all about me, health, parenting | 7 Comments

Thoughts on a Flat Back

Since my back’s been bad, I’ve spent a lot of time alone. Alone with my bed. Alone with my thoughts. Alone with my current choice of natural deodorant. I’ve sworn off aluminum in an attempt to detox my body and … Continue reading

Posted in all about me, poser in granolaville, scaring the neighbors | 29 Comments

Her back is “out”

Kathryn’s back is “out”. Not “out” as in “un-cool”; “out” as in “out of commission”. (I find her back very cool.) So she asked I post a little something to let you all know that she has not, in fact, … Continue reading

Posted in family fun, fashion, Friendship, health, holidays, kid stuff, near-death, unbearable cuteness | 18 Comments

Magoo is Three-ish

“Something happened to Magoo on his third birthday. As he collapsed into an exhausted coma on my lap after a fun-filled day at Disneyland and slept sweetly through the singing and the candles and the cake, some crazy switch of … Continue reading

Posted in blick, kid stuff, parenting | 3 Comments

Speed Walking Glory

Dan supervised the kiddie festivities with mildly-annoyed resignation while I walked a 5K in the mud behind some of my running girlfriends. My joints are fairly bad and I once had a physical therapist tell me not to become a … Continue reading

Posted in all about me, around town, aspirations, save me from myself, weather, world domination | 29 Comments