Life in General

Lately with Tuck.

by Beth Anne on April 11, 2014

It started this winter, our girl looking stiff as she stood up after a nap on the floor. We noticed she didn’t hop up on the couch or bed with ease anymore & so we started her on glucosamine pills every morning. Two pills that she took happily, thinking they were treats & oblivious to [...]


The Reluctant Runner

by Beth Anne on April 1, 2014

I love the sound of running shoes, the muffled hit of rubber when my stride is just right & I often run without headphones just to hear it & my sweat seems to drop with my breath. I love aching legs & burning lungs & the mental focus to stay steady. I adore running. It’s just [...]


Blame the endorphins & the snow.

by Beth Anne on January 29, 2014

Lately I’ve been overwhelmed with life in the best way, the kind where I fall into bed at the end of the day & wonder how is this me? how is this reality? & why will it all end one day? I’ve been facing the reality that I’m 30 years old, 1/3 of the way through [...]


Snow morning.

by Beth Anne on January 22, 2014

He sat on the edge of the counter, legs swinging as I stirred the cocoa on the stove. I stared as he tipped the red mug to drain his hot chocolate. With a giggle, he asked if he could eat all the marshmallows, the whole bag? Please? I hope this is the momma he remembers, [...]


Currently I Am…

by Beth Anne on January 20, 2014

appreciating Doug’s TWO job offers last week! reading The Boleyn Inheritance. I bought this book over a year ago after finishing The Other Boleyn Girl & never got around to reading it. So far, so okay. listening the planes overhead & when it’s a clear day, they come a little more softly. I’ve always found them [...]