Little Steps: Day 52 – The Trail Ends Here?

I apologize in advance. But my mind is a tangled mess. Thoughts are flying around a thousand miles a minute. Crashing in to eachother. Trajectories unknown. My fingers are full of dread. The words want to flow faster than they can be given passage. I have no idea what is about to overflow the walls, …

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Little Steps: Day 18 – A Magically Indescribable Jurassic Park (of sorts)

Day 18: 3.54 miles / Total miles: 18.14mi / Days left: 161 / Time: ? / Pace: 29'07" The moment I stepped on the trail today, I realized I have watched way too many Jurassic Park movies. Part of me was worried that a velociraptor would pop out from behind a moss covered tree. And …

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Little Steps: Day 9 – Escaping to Nature. And Leaving a Little of me Behind…

Day 9: 1.36 miles / Total miles: 5.54 / Days left: 170 / Time: 30:40 mins I did absolutely the bare minimum on Monday. I couldnt move. And even if I could, I didnt want to. This weekend completely drained me. Mentally and physically. Which is not a bad thing. But I am learning to …

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Little Steps: Day 2 – A Child’s Pace is a Good Pace

Day 2: 1.32 Mi My kiddos woke up with a fever. Again. I think they learned how to warm themselves up under a light. Because their only symptom is a fever. So no school, or Taekwondo, again for them. Ugh. Fevers throw a wrench in to everything. Every. Thing. Your world literally comes to a …

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Little Steps: Day 1 – The mile that almost wasn’t

Day 1: 1.12 MilesMy plan for today was to come home after work, run all the puppies, then grab Helios and head to the park.I have been mentally preparing, and mapping the logistics out, for this day, for about 10 days.Well, a funny thing happened. A funny thing called life.My coworkers have been dropping like …

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