I’m starting to think about MdS as a restful vacation with a bit running thrown in. I’m not underestimating the desert...
6am Turn off the cabin’s beautiful window fan in order to hear the lovely birds in the forest. 6:00:08 Ruby screams: TURN THE FAN BACK ON!!!!! Thrashes around on the bed we’re sharing kicking her feet. Gets out of the bed and stomps over to the fan to turn it back on. Morning ensues. 7:15 Drive into Nacogdoches to drop the kids [...]Liza
You know, there’s nothing quite like waking up in back of your car in a Walmart parking lot to make you question choices you’ve made in life. Ruby and Asa are still asleep (Thank God!) while I type up in the front seat. The people who pick up the trash left in the parking lot have already been by, and now it’s pretty quiet except for [...]Liza
Ruby is going to nature camp for the week in Nacogdoches, Texas. (Silent G.) Of course, we didn’t leave San Antonio to make the five-hour drive until past 6pm. And, of course, the GPS failed us once we hit the dirt roads that lead to our family’s house. And, sure, we’ve been there plenty of times in the past. But I wasn’t driving then, [...]Liza
I actually got to run a long run with a friend today!!!!!!!!!!! Granted he almost killed me in the heat, and I had to lie around like a slug for an hour, but it was great. I really miss running with friends. My in-laws are coming to visit tonight, so I spent the rest of the day slugging my way around the house cleaning and shoveling large [...]Liza