Swell Time

Moving forward, just not sure where we're going, but at least we're having a swell time when we do it.

Monthly Archives: March, 2014

Check you out

Jim and I went to the library today. It was a library where instead of checking out books, we checked out people. When you checked someone out, they sat down … Continue reading

March 30, 2014 · Leave a comment

Those who can’t play….coach

The latest word on the ankle injury (and keep this in mind it is very official) “boy you did a number on this.”  On a happy note I start physical … Continue reading

March 29, 2014 · 4 Comments

Six things I learned in my bunny slope ski lessons

Originally posted on What's Beyond Heavy?:
Finding success at Deer Valley, Utah. Photo by Whitney Tressel When people moan about being too old to learn this sport or that,…

March 29, 2014 · Leave a comment


The magic of childhood Begins to wear As the conscience Wanders into a state of understanding. Right Wrong Acting with a sense of malice. Becoming selfish. Innocence Just a temporary … Continue reading

March 23, 2014 · Leave a comment

My pimp ass cane

Three and a half weeks ago I landed in the doctor’s office with a bum ankle.  I didn’t expect three and a half weeks later to still have pain, swelling, … Continue reading

March 22, 2014 · Leave a comment

Finish the race

The other day Jim and I were watching Paralympic snowboard cross.  (Thankfully it was available on demand or we would have missed it completely.) The American men rocked the event. … Continue reading

March 16, 2014 · Leave a comment

Listen, I’m a patient and a person

Doctors are amazing.  Their job is to diagnose injury and illness and get people feeling better. I applaud them for their effort.   While doctors do a lot of great … Continue reading

March 15, 2014 · Leave a comment