Small Kindnesses

I try – try being the key word – to keep a positive outlook and healthy perspective on life.  One of the ways I keep positive is by expressing my emotions – somehow I find that when I get something off my chest, even if it is not always positive to express what I feel, […]

2012: My Season in Review

It is funny to write this post as my “offseason” has now been underway for two months. But that said, I haven’t really reflected too much on 2012 yet.  Maybe that is because it was just too painful.  Between broken ribs and hypothermia, I am somewhat left feeling like I just didn’t really have a […]

An Open Letter About The CMTA

Dear Reader: It should come as no surprise that I am about to write this.  I told you a long time ago that I chose the charity that I support – the Charcot Marie Tooth Association – after deliberation, research and discussion with its staff.  I decided in 2009 that I needed to become an […]

October = Off-tober

I started off my October saying that the month would be about all the good R words – recovery and rest, rejuvenation and re-energising, rehabilitation and re-starting.  I think on balance I have achieved what I set out to, although I had to take note of a very important R word along the way – […]