Category My Life

Riley’s X-Rays 

I now have discs of Riley’s “before surgery” and “after surgery” X-rays from both vet clinics. Figured I’d post the photos (because, now that she feels better, they’re pretty fascinating).              Advertisements

Riley, my (newly) bionic dog

So…my already-amazing-and-fantastic dog is now even more special. Saturday, July 11th, 2015 5:30pm I thought it was like any other hot Saturday afternoon. I had just finished a lovely ride on one of my favorite horses, was planning to unsaddle her and start wrapping things up for the day. Upon returning to the horse’s stall, I looked […]

Log ~ July 1st & 2nd

July 1 – 15 min. on elliptical, 30 min. treadmill interval training. July 2 – 4.7 mile hike/run at Wunderlich Park in Woodside The route I did at Wunderlich is on this site, Favorite Run #1, only I did the loop backwards (started with the Alambique trail and came back on the Bear Gulch Trail).

Positivity: who’d have thought?

Somehow, I have managed to create a routine for myself that reaffirms itself and the positive impact it has on my life without even really meaning to. I’m tired of hating my body because I’ve gained weight, and I’m tired of thinking about how much better my life was 5 years ago. I realized that […]

If I ever have time for DIY again…

I wish I had more time, space, and money for projects. I enjoy my clean, mostly-organized apartment, with its clean carpets, I do miss my old garage and being able to play with paint, gesso, handsaws, a Dremel tool, heat gun, 2-part resin mixtures, mini blowtorch, glass cutter and soldering iron. I actually have a […]